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Type of Product Medical Device
TGA Recall Reference RC-2012-RN-00706-3
Product Name/Description Post Fuse Assembly with Power Wheelchairs (electronic wheelchair)

Multiple Model Numbers.
(Distributed between 11/10/2010 and 21/10/2010)

ARTG 160385
Recall Action Level Consumer
Recall Action Classification Class II
Recall Action Commencement Date 13/08/2012
Responsible Entity Invacare Australia Pty Ltd
Reason/Issue Post fuse assemblies on certain models of Power Wheelchairs could potentially be defective in a manner that would result in the fuse not operating as intended (blowing) in the event of future damage or faults within the main wiring harness.
Recall Action Recall for Product Correction
Recall Action Instructions Distributors to rework affected chairs with the retrofit kits provided by the Sponsor.
Contact Information 1800 460 460 - Invacare Australia Customer Service