This product is used as a solar hot water system pressure boosting pump. Supplied through Solco Industries Pty Ltd at 126 Sheffield Road, Welshpool, WA.
What are the defects?
The product does not comply with Australian Standard AS/NZS3000:2000 in the following ways: (a) the sheathing heat shrink tubing, on the lead from the capacitator cover to the flow switch does not cover the full length of the lead. Full length sheathing is required where there may be contact with other surfaces such as water. (b) The cable at the flow switch is not securely anchored and supported to fully protect the cables that enter the flow switch. (c) No earthing connection between the flow switch and the earth of the motor or the aquipotential bonding point.
What are the hazards?
What should consumers do?
Consumers should contact Onga Pty Ltd on 1800 459 269 to arrange for repair of the pump at the cost of Onga.
Pentair Water Pty Ltd
Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale