The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/0497/19

Product:  Self-balancing scooter (Hoverboard)

Name: Hovertrax 2.0

Batch number / Barcode:  0845423017224 - 12/6/2016

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Brand: Razor

Type / number of model:  Power charger: HK-AD-360A100-EU

Risk type: Burns, Fire
The charging circuit of the product has no cut-off switch.
The battery can consequently overcharge and overheat which may lead to a fire or burns.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and the relevant European standards EN 62133 and EN 60335-1.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Recall of the product from end users, Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  Self-balancing 2 wheel scooter (hoverboard), including instructions, charger and 3 pin plug with mains supply cord. Charger Input: 100-240V. Output: 36V. Packaged in a rectangular cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: The Netherlands