Racer Australia — “Jack Assembly Screw Bottle” Vehicle Jack
19 Aug 2016
Vehicle Screw Jack
What are the defects?
Affected vehicle jacks do not comply with the labelling or instruction requirements in the mandatory standard for vehicle jacks, which is based on the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 2693:2007 because the prescribed safety information and warnings were not included on either the packaging or the jack itself.
What are the hazards?
Jacks that do not comply with the mandatory standard pose a crushing hazard. This may result in serious injury or death.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should immediately contact Racer Australia (by email firstname.lastname@example.org(link sends e-mail) or by phoning (03) 9330 2100 Mon – Fri 8:00am to 5:00pm) to organise return of the vehicle jack and a full refund of the purchase price.
Traders who sold this product
Sebastopol Discount Auto Parts
TC Auto Spares
Gove Automotive Centre Pty Ltd
Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
- 11 November 2015 – 30 March 2016
The original source of information – www.productsafety.gov.au