Wii Recharging Kit Recalled

  • Recall of charging kit by ACCC
  • Overheating problem
  • Return to store for refund or replacement

The Memorex Dual Controller Charging Kit and Memorex Premium Starter Kit, which were sold through the Dick Smith chain of retail stores has been recalled by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission due to, in rare cases, the charging bases may overheat and cause the plastic to melt and deform.

These products have been sold by Dick Smith nationwide since October 2010. Once removed from the packaging the items can be identified by the model identification (dual controller charging kit) on the rating label which is located on the bottom of the product.

Users will notice the charging base may become too warm (hot) to safely touch. What to do Customers are asked to stop using the product and return it to your nearest Dick Smith store for a replacement or full refund.

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