Product Safety Recall - Projecta Intelli-Start Jumpstarter (IS900E and IS1200E)

Brown & Watson International Pty Ltd (BWI) is issuing a product recall on its Projecta Intelli-Start Jumpstarters (IS900E & IS1200E) sold in Australia since September 2016 through various retailers and distributors.

The underside of the affected product states the Part Number (P/No.) as IS900E or IS1200E. The front of affected product states either 12V 900A or 12V 1200A.

Defect: In some circumstances, the product's battery component may overheat after jumpstarting a vehicle and, in some cases, subsequently catch alight.

Hazard: If the defect occurs there is a risk of fire. This may result in property damage and personal injury.

What to do: Consumers should immediately stop using the product and contact their place of purchase or BWI to recieve a full refund.

Contact Details: You can contact your place of purchase or contact BWI by phoning 1800 422 422 8am to 8pm (AEST) every day or visit www.recall-jumpstarter.com.au

See productsafety.gov.au for Australian product recall information