Product Types


Recall Date

25th Jan 2002

Serial Numbers

Batch numbers 810 to 828

Contact Details

Contact Braun local service agent.

Manufactured Dates


Investigator Name


Safety notice

Braun Linear Universal Mains/Rechargeable Electric shaver.

Recent quality tests have indicated that in certain circumstances the capacitor could break down. This fault could be hazardous to the user. Only the Linear 266 universal shaver is affected and then only products with batch numbers 810 to 828.

Products bearing a batch number from 810 to 828 inclusive should not be used and should be taken to a local service agent to have the part replaced.

(Published in the Daily Telegraph and the Daily Express newspapers on the 11 August 1988)

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