Recall: Projecta lntelli-Start Jumpstarter

The battery could overheat and catch fire after jump-starting a vehicle.

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The problem

Brown & Watson International Pty Ltd (BWI) has recalled its Projecta lntelli-Start Jumpstarter models IS900E and IS1200E. The product’s battery component may overheat after jump-starting a vehicle and could catch fire.


Projecta lntelli-Start Jumpstarter models IS900E and IS1200E are affected. This is stated as a Part Number (P/No.), found on the underside of affected units. The front of affected units states either 12V 900A or 12V 1200A.

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The affected products were were sold nationwide since October 2016 at various automotive retailers and distributors.

What to do

Stop using the jumpstarter and contact your place of purchase or Narva New Zealand Limited (NNZL) for a full refund.

For more information, contact Narva New Zealand Limited on 0800 336 688 or email

Information provided by Product Recalls — part of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment.

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