Zulily hoverboard recall issued over explosion fears
Hoverboards are being recalled over concerns the devices could catch fire or even explode.
Shoppers who have bought hoverboards, which are also known as balance boards, have been urged to stop using them immediately for fear of it overheating and catching fire.
The latest recall applies to all models of hoverboards or self-balancing scooters under brand names Smart Gear, Vertigo, and Xtreme.
Electrical goods manufacturer Zulily issued the recall notice after it was realised the lithium-ion battery packs in the scooters and hoverboards can overheat, posing a risk of the products smoking,... read more
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