The product poses a risk of electric shock because the hose on the item carries an electrical cable to the wand and the motorised cleaning head. Five instances have occurred where the hose has become excessively worn, resulting in exposure of electric cables which, if touched by the user, could cause an electric shock.
Cylinder-type vacuum cleaner
What To Do
Voluntary corrective actions taken by the manufacturer.
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Electrical Safety First recommends that anyone who discovers they have an electrical item that has been recalled should stop using it until it has been checked by the manufacturer.
Motorhead Vacuum CleanerDC22 MTHD EU AC – 511-EU- XXXXXX. DC22 MTHD CH AC – 511-CH- XXXXXX.
|Recall date||12 May 2009|