Automatic kettle

Code SIAR: 7348
Catégorie: Alimentations / fournitures électriques
Sources: RAPEX
Date de Publication: 17 févr., 2011
Pays Concernés: Romania
Pays d'Origine du Produit: China
Description du Produit: The kettle is made of stainless steel, 10.5 cm diameter and height of 8.5 cm. At the bottom of the kettle there is a black plastic support for positioning. This support contains the heating elements which are separated from the plastic support by a circular metal piece. The kettle is fixed on the plastic support by a connecting nut 10mm in diameter. The power cord is inserted into the bottom of plastic support. The product is packaged in a white cardboard box.
Marque du Produit: YONG HENG
Code du Lot / Code Barre: Type/number of model: GB 04706.1-1998 Bar code 6949579000056
Description du Défaut: The product poses a risk of electric shock and fire due to:

- incorrect wiring insulation;

- the power cable presents a zone of clearance in the plastic support which can lead to cutting / breaking and therefore causing a short-circuit;

- the small cable inside the plastic cover is not fixed firmly in place;

- the welding with the power cord has been made on a small surface.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
Risques: Choc Électrique
Mesures: Sales ban ordered by the authorities