Karcher Pty Ltd—Karcher Submersible Pumps

PRA number

2009/11202

Published date

Product description

The submersible pumps are small electrical pumps designed for use in clean and dirty water applications, The dirty water submersible pumps (SDP range) are used to transfer water from (for example) laundries, ponds and flooded rooms. The clean water submersible pumps (SCP range) are used to empty spas and pools etc.
Identifying features
SDP 9500, SDP 14000, SCP 9000 and SCP1200.

Other identifying numbers

SDP 9500, SDP 14000, SCP 9000 and SCP1200.

What are the defects?

The submersible pumps may, over time, develop cracks in the outer insulation of the float switch and 240V electrical cables. This may allow ingress of water into the electrical cables, which has the potential to result in injury caused by electric shock.

What are the hazards?

Potential for electric shock

What should consumers do?

Immediately stop using the pump, disconnect it from any power source and remove it from any wet or damp environment. Call Karcher Recall Coordinator, Mr Brad Rafferty on 03 9765 2323 to arrange for the return and replacement of the submersible pump free of charge.

Supplier

Karcher Pty Ltd

Traders who sold this product

Bunnings stores nationwide and selected Karcher dealers

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

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