Diesel Car Parking Heater Recall

07 July 2023


Chemical and fire.

Models affected

Model Number: WF 5001 Carton numbers: ZCJRQ12V2KWDXYQ01V0 ZCJRQ12V5KWYJSXY1V0 RVG-3355-220706-0020-319


A diesel air heater aimed at heating a car. The product is red with black panelling.

The product is supplied with inadequate installation instructions and warnings. There are no warnings advising the user to place the exhaust pipe away from any combustible/poisonous materials. If the user is not experienced with this type of product, and the instruction manual is used which is not adequate, then it is likely the exhaust pipe will not be installed correctly and poisonous gases can escape the product and poison the user. The ignition source can cause a fire resulting in injury by flame.

The product does not meet the requirements of the Supply of Machinery (Safety) Regulations 2008.