Extech Instruments—EX600 clamp meters, EX570, EX540, EX542 multi meters

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Product description

Models: EX612, EX613, EX622, EX623, EX570, EX540, EX542
Pitcure of Multimeters
Identifying features
serial number 08xxxxxx-10xxxxxx

Other identifying numbers

serial number 08xxxxxx-10xxxxxx

Reasons the product is recalled

In an extremely weakened battery condition, the product may indicate zero volts or a low voltage reading when testing a live circuit.

The hazards to consumers

User may be exposed to a potential electrocution hazard.

What consumers should do

1.Stop using your clamp meter or multimeter even if you have not experienced any issues.

2.Check the model number on the front of your product and the serial number on the rear and then consult the chart above to confirm your instrument is affected.

3.Go to http://www.extech.com/instruments/recall2010.asp for immediate processing of your recall request, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week or email us at recall@extech.com. Be sure to include contact information, postal and email addresses, and model and serial numbers. We will reply to your email within one business day.

Where the product was sold


Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

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