Electrostatics Battery Warranty
Important Voluntary Safety Recall
Firstly, some context...
Victory have sold the best part of a half a million handheld and backpack electrostatic sprayers. 37 have had issues.
What are the issues?
I'll let the United States Consumer Products Safety Division explain.
How to Identify Affected Batteries
Check the model number. The model number is displayed on the label located on the back of the battery. The following battery model numbers are affected by this recall:
Check to see if the screw heads on the back of the battery are covered by rubber plugs.
If the screw heads are visible and not covered by the rubber plugs, then the battery is AFFECTED by this recall.
If the screw heads are covered by the rubber plugs, then the battery is NOT AFFECTED by this recall
If your battery is one of the listed model numbers AND has exposed screws then click the link below.
Victory Innovations has received 37 reports of the lithium-ion battery pack in the electrostatic sprayers overheating, catching on fire or exploding, some of which resulted in property damage. No injuries have been reported.
A large shipment of batteries are landing in the UK during early March.