L5000 (Circuit tester)

Product Type: 
Electrical Testers
Product Manufacturer: 
Am-Tech (Poundland)
Serial number(s): 
Not applicable
Recall Date: 
Friday, 24 June, 2005
Manufactured dates: 
Contact Details: 
Free customer services number 0800 731 5622
Investigator Name: 


Following routine testing we have discovered the wiring is simply soldered to the circuit board inside and not held in place. If the leads are put under any stress the item may short circuit causing failure.

As a responsible retailer we are recalling all stock we have sold.

What you should do

Discontinue use immediately and return the item to your nearest Poundland store as soon as possible.

If you've bought this product for someone else or know someone who has one, please let them know about this recall as soon as possible.

Should you have any queries or concerns regarding this recall please call our free customer services number 0800 731 5622. Lines are open from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.


(Information released by the retailer on the 11 May 2005)