Kincrome Australia Pty Ltd—Kincrome 1800Kg Trolley Jack

Identifying features

Part number: K12061
Order number: 109681 (found on outer brown shipper box)
Batch Numbers: AIMC36837 (100pcs), AIMC33966 (100pcs), AIMC22420 (100pcs), AIMC48035 (100 pcs)

What are the defects?

Affected jacks may not comply with the requirements of the mandatory standard for trolley jacks (based on the Australian/New Zealand Standard: AS/NZS 2615-2004) in relation to the following clauses:
5.4a - Head Cap
5.5 - Overload Protection
6.4 - Loss of Height Under Load
6.7 - Eccentric Load Test

What are the hazards?

Vehicles supported by an unsafe or inappropriately used trolley jack can fall onto a person, creating a risk of injury or death.

What should consumers do?

Immediately discontinue the use of the jack and return it to the place of purchase for an exchange or refund.

Traders who sold this product

Various auto parts & accessory stores

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 24 April 2013 - 13 December 2013

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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