Goal Zero—Sherpa 50 and Sherpa 120 Battery Packs

PRA number

2014/13938

Published date

Product description

The battery packs are rechargeable and are used for recharging cell phones and laptops. They utilize lithium-ion-iron-phosphate (“LiFePO4”) technology for the batteries.
Sherpa 120 Power Pack
Sherpa 120 Power Pack 2
Sherpa 50 Power Pack
Sherpa 50 Power Pack 2
Sherpa 50 Power Pack 3
Identifying features
The Sherpa 50 products have a serial number starting with "S/N 11002." The Sherpa 120 products have a serial number starting with "S/N 11102."

Other identifying numbers

The Sherpa 50 products have a serial number starting with "S/N 11002." The Sherpa 120 products have a serial number starting with "S/N 11102."

What are the defects?

The battery cells in Sherpa 50 and Sherpa 120 battery packs may overcharge, causing them to overheat, bulge, and release gas.

What are the hazards?

Overheating batteries are a potential fire hazard.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact Goal Zero at www.goalzero.com or support@goalzero.com for instructions on returning and disposing of the product.

Traders who sold this product

Goal Zero online (4 products)
Get Prepared Stuff (1 product)
Primus Australia (1 product)
Westbrands Pty Ltd (40 products)
Wayne Workmanro (1 product)
Goal Zero Australia Pty Ltd (110 products)
Tactical Solutions Corp (1 product)
Solizar (1 product)

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Dates available for sale

-

Responsible regulator

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