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Toshiba (Australia) AC Personal Computer Power Cords Recall

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There is a product recall on Toshiba Australia's AC Personal Computer Power Cords. In some instances the "LS-15" labelled connector's electrical insulation may degrade over time with the potential to overheat and burn. The AC Power cord may overheat and potentially cause a burn hazard.

Product description
"LS-15" labelled AC Power cord sold with PC computers between September 2010 and June 2012
 
Identifying features
"LS-15" moulded marking on appliance connector together with Product code/serial number combination
 
What are the defects?
In some instances the "LS-15" labelled connector's electrical insulation may degrade over time with the potential to overheat and burn.
 
What are the hazards?
AC Power cord may overheat and potentially cause a burn hazard.
 
Dates available for sale
1st September 2010 - 30th June 2012
 
Where the product was sold
Nationally
 
Traders who sold this product
Toshiba (Australia) Pty Ltd
 
Supplier
Toshiba (Australia) Pty Ltd
 
Supplier's web site
http://www.mytoshiba.com.au/support
 
What should consumers do?
1/ Stop using the Power Cord immediately
2/ Visit the Toshiba website, http://www.mytoshiba.com.au/support to check if your Power cord is affected.
3/ If affected, you will be asked to register to receive a replacement AC Power Cord.
 

  • Nov 25, 2014

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