GRC730 & GRC750 & GRC450 (Rotary) & GFC2438 & GFC1234 & GFC1238 (4x4) Cordless lawnmower chargers

Product Type: 
Batteries & Chargers
Product Manufacturer: 
Black and Decker
Serial number(s): 
All serial numbers for these models
Recall Date: 
Friday, 16 March, 2001
Manufactured dates: 
Contact Details: 
Black & Decker, Freepost SCE 123000, Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire CV37 9BR. Tel 0800 444282
Investigator Name: 
Thorpe DC
Product Images: 

CORDLESS LAWNMOWER CHARGERS
This issue does not affect the lawnmower, only the charger. Possible fire risk. Program to replace ALL chargers supplied with the model numbers listed.

An important safety notice for owners of Black & Decker cordless lawnmower battery chargers. This issue does not affect the lawnmower, only the charger.

We have identified a rare but potential safety problem with our cordless lawnmower chargers which under certain circumstances could pose a risk of fire. Our recall programme is to replace the chargers supplied with all of the following mowers:

GRC730 - Rotary Lawnmower / GFC2438 - 4x4 Lawnmower

GRC750 - Rotary Lawnmower / GFC1234 - 4x4 Lawnmower

GRC450 - Rotary Lawnmower / GFC1238 - 4x4 Lawnmower

The correct model number can be found on the label on the front of the lawnmower or in the instruction manual enclosed with the lawnmower.

If you own one of the above lawnmowers you should:

1. Stop using the charger Immediately

2. Contact our customer service line for a free replacement charger

or

Complete and return the coupon below for a free replacement charger

The Black & Decker freephone customer service line is: 0800 444 282

A replacement charger will be despatched to you along with details of how to dispose of the old charger.

Please allow 28 days for delivery.

Chargers for all other Black & Decker products are not affected.

Black & Decker apologises for any inconvenience caused.

Title: ......Initials: ........Surname:...............................

Address:..............................................................

...................................................Postcode:.............

Tel No:.................................................

Model No. of Lawnmower:..................................

Please send to: Black & Decker, Freepost SCE 12300, Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 9BR

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