Austech Industries Mechpro MP2540 Air Compressor recall

A manufacturing defect may give rise to a short circuit in the motor, potentially causing it to overheat.
 
Learn more
 
 
 
 
  • Updated:21 Sep 2011
 

01.Austech Industries Mechpro MP2540 Air Compressor recall

Product description

Direct drive 2.5 HP air compressor w/ 40 litre air tank

Identifying features

Model Number: MP2540
C-tick Number: N10905

What are the hazards?

Due to overheating of various components in the motor, flammable components may combust, leading to other flammable components catching fire.

What are the defects?

A manufacturing defect may give rise to a short circuit in the motor, potentially causing it to overheat.

Dates available for sale

1st January 2009 - 30th August 2011

Where the product was sold

Nationally Traders at Repco Stores

Supplier

Austech Industries Pty Ltd

What should consumers do?

Customers should immediately stop using the product and return the compressor to their nearest Repco store for a refund or replacement.

 

Information sourced from Australian Competition and Consumer Commission's (ACCC) Product safety recalls

 
 

 

Sign up to our free
e-Newsletter

Receive FREE email updates of our latest tests, consumer news and CHOICE marketing promotions.

 
Your say - Choice voice

Make a Comment

Members – Sign in on the top right to contribute to comments