Franklin Electric (Australia) Pty Ltd—Pumptec electric motor controller for submersible pump systems

Identifying features

Model No 580 002 0600 and date codes 06F45 through 09L45 (June 2006 through November 2009)

What are the defects?

In certain applications, the label covering the front of the product curled up at the edges, which could cause exposure of the infrared window and associated 230v electrical circuitry.

What are the hazards?

Potential for electric shock from exposed circuitry.

What should consumers do?

Commercial customers have been notified and directed to return affected shelf stock to Franklin in exchange for new product and provide and install replacement cover kits for affected units that have been installed.

Franklin Electric (Australia) Pty Ltd
Where the product was sold

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Product category