Pelican Products Recalls Flashlights and Replacement Battery Packs Due to Fire Hazard

This recall involves Pelican 9410L flashlights equipped with lithium ion battery packs and replacement battery packs. The flashlights are yellow and black. “Pelican 9410L” is printed on the front of the flashlights and on the top of the handle. The recalled flashlights have manufacturer part number 9410-021-245 or 9410-021-110 printed on the packaging. The manufacturer part number for the recalled battery pack is 9413-301-001 and is printed on a label on the battery’s shrink wrap.  Only battery packs that contain green shrink wrapped cells are included in the recall.

Recall Details
  • Hazard
    The battery packs in the flashlights can overheat, posing a fire hazard to consumers.
  • Remedy
    Replace
  • Incidents
    Pelican has received two reports of overheating battery packs. No injuries have been reported.
  • Consumer Action
    Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled flashlights and replacement battery packs and contact Pelican for instructions on returning the flashlights for free installation of a new battery pack or to exchange replacement battery packs that were sold separately for a new replacement battery pack.   
  • Sold At
    Sports and specialty stores nationwide, online at Amazon.com and other industrial supply dealers or distributors from May 2014 through January 2016 for between $240 to $280 for the flashlights and between $50 and $70 for the replacement battery packs.
 
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