Bio-Pro Powerhead Filters Recall

10 October 2013

Risk

These electrical items have been supplied with a counterfeit fuse that does not meet the required British Standards (BS1362) for electrical safety.

There is a possibility that in the event of a cable/appliance fault the fuse installed may explode which poses a risk of injury.

 

 

 

Description

Metal aquarium internal filters, supplied in black cardboard box with picture of the product on the front.

What To Do

Advice supplied by the retailer, Aqautix-2U:

If you have any of the affected items listed above please stop using them immediately and unplug the power cord.

As a result all models stated are being recalled with immediate effect.

Please dispose of the item or return to Aquatix-2u Ltd for a full refund of purchase price.

If you wish to return a product listed on this recall notice please print this document for full instructions and return a copy with the product.

If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact Aquatix-2u via email customercare@remove-this.aquatix-2u.co.uk, or call 0845 224 2802(local rate) or 01473 730 520 (8.30am -5.00pm Monday – Friday)

Aquatix-2u can also be contacted at:

Aquatix-2u Ltd
Glebe Farm
London Road
Copdock
Ipswich
Suffolk
IP8 3JN 

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.

Model numbers

Bio-Pro Powerhead Filter RF-900 – purchased between August 2010 and September 2013
Bio-Pro Powerhead Filter RF-1200 – purchased between August 2010 and September 2013
Bio-Pro Powerhead Filter RF-1500 – purchased between August 2010 and September 2013

Recall date 10 Oct 2013
Categories Other
Brands Bio-Pro