Dell—AC Power Adapters C Series—Sold with Dell notebook computers

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Product description

Affected adapters were sold with the following Dell notebook computers: Latitude CP, CPi, CPiA, CPtC, CPiR, CPxH, CPtV, CS, CSx, CPxJ, CPtS, C500, C510, C540, C600, C610, C800, C805, C810.

What are the defects?

There have been instances when the affected adapter overheated posing a risk of fire and, to the extent exposed wires could result, electrical shock.

What are the hazards?

Overheating, Fire, Electric Shock.

What should consumers do?

Dell will contact all known Customers by letter or telephone. Further information can be obtained from Dell's website at: Dell will offer replacement adapters. Consumers can also call the Dell Toll Free No. on 1300 734 947.


Dell Australia Pty Limited

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Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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