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5 Amp Fuse Wire

Important recall notice - Potential fire hazard

Defective 5 AMP FUSE WIRE has been identified in a batch of multi-amperage, carded fuse wire manufactured during 2011.

The defect may result in significant overheating of the fuse wire and associated fuse carrier and there is a potential RISK of FIRE.

If you have purchased fuse wire between 1st July 2011 and 31st January 2012 from either: B&Q, Wilkinson, Homebase, Makro or Robert Dyas please do not use it. Please return it to the store where purchased for a full refund.

If the 5 AMP WIRE has been installed since 1st JULY 2011, PLEASE STOP USING IT IMMEDIATELY and contact NEXUS Technical helpline for further advice.

Amp fuse wire supplied on the same card is not affected by this recall and operates as intended.

If you have trouble sourcing replacement 5 AMP FUSE WIRE and for any further information or advice, please contact:

(Monday to Friday 8:15am to 6:30pm, Saturday 8:15am to 5:00pm)

Out of hours in an emergency consult a qualified electrician
or visit

We thank you for your cooperation and apologise for any inconvenience this may have caused.

Recall notice issued: 3rd February 2012

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