Model Engines Pty Ltd—GV Model Plug pack for Hobby Glo Plug Charger

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Product description

This is contained in the ME001 Car Starter Pack and the ME111 Pocket Booster with Charger. The charger has an approval number Q042020. This product was distributed to toy and hobby shops between 1 April 2005 and 1 February 2006.

What are the defects?

This plugpack charger has been found to contain a manufacturing fault which presents a serious risk of electric shock.

What are the hazards?

Electric Shock

What should consumers do?

Return the product to the point of purchase for a full refund. Further enquiries can be directed to Model Engines (Aust.) Pty Ltd on freecall 1800 779389.


Model Engines (Aust.) Pty Ltd

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Responsible regulator

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

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