Vype eTank Pro E-Cigarettes Sold At Sainsbury's and Argos

02 August 2018


There is potential for the battery to short circuit in particular product batches, which may pose a fire risk. 


Vype eTank Pro e-cigarettes have been recalled.

What To Do

If you are in possession of a Vype eTank Pro and/or a standalone battery for the Vype eTank Pro, please make sure you check the product code.

To check the product code, unscrew the battery's clearomiser to find the number at the top of the battery.

Devices purchased from Sainsbury's have the code on the back of the Vype eTank Pro kits.

If you have an affected product, stop using it and return it. You will be offered either a replacement device or a full refund.

You can contact Vype by email at etankpro@govype.com.

Alternatively, you can contact them by phone at 0800 520 0150. 

For more information about how to check the product code on your device, please go to www.govype.com/uk/batchcode

Electrical Safety First strongly 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

The following product codes have been affected:

  • I6J19MAECetp1
  • I6J19AAECetp1
  • I6J19NAECetp1
  • I6J20MAECetp1
  • I6J20AAECetp1
  • I6K09MAECetp1
  • I6K09AAECetp1
  • I6K09NAECetp1
  • I6K10MAECetp1
  • I6K10AAECetp1
  • I6K10NAECetp1
  • I6K11MAECetp1
  • I6K11AAECetp1
  • I6K11NAECetp1
  • I6K12MAECetp1
  • I6L09MAECetp1
  • I6L09AAECetp1
  • I6L14MAECetp1
  • I6L14AAECetp1
  • I6L14NAECetp1
  • I7A04MAECetp1
  • I7A04AAECetp1
  • I7A04NAECetp1
  • I7A05MAECetp1
  • I7A05AAECetp1
  • I7A05NAECetp1
  • I7A07MAECetp1
  • I7A07AAECetp1
  • I7A07NAECetp1
  • I7A08MAECetp1
Date 02 Aug 2018
Categories Other
Brands Argos, Sainsburys