Acer Computer Australia Pty Limited—Linetek LS-15 power cord

PRA number: 2015/14678
Date published: 8th May 2015

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Product information

Product description

Linetek LS-15 power cords supplied for use with Acer, Gateway and eMachines branded notebook computers

Identifying features

Model number: LS-15
The female connector has the imprint ‘LS-15 Linetek’

What are the defects?

The power cord may overheat during use.

What are the hazards?

If the power cord overheats, it may pose a fire or burn hazard.

Dates available for sale

  • 1st September 2010 – 31st March 2015

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Traders who sold this product

Acer distributors and retailers

Supplier

Acer Computer Australia Pty Limited

Supplier’s web site

http://www.acer.com.au/

What should consumers do?

1. Consumers that purchased Acer notebooks during September 2010 to March 2015 should check the following website to determine if their power cords are affected:
http://customercare-uat.acer-apac.com/CustomerCare/LS15PowerCord.aspx?!Type=LS-15&Brand=ACR&CID=AU&LID=ENG

2. Consumers should cease using the power cord immediately and request a free replacement power cord using the website.

3. Acer will send the replacement power cord by mail. Consumers should dispose of the affected LS-15 power cord.

Other regulator reference numbers

N/A