2011 Product Recall and Safety Warning
Important safety information regarding your Eppendorf MixMate 5353
January 4, 2011
Eppendorf has identified a potential burn risk when moisture enters the MixMate 5353 (serial numbers below 08083) housing. Although this is not a normal occurrence, it must be treated with urgency to preclude the possibility of personal injury or property damage. This problem can occur when the unit is in either the operating or standby mode.
Please unplug your MixMate 5353 immediately and only use it if the following safety measures are taken:
Please click here to confirm your receipt of this notice and your compliance with the safety measures. Your registration will also initiate the replacement process for a new, improved MixMate version. Please be prepared to provide your MixMate serial number and your contact idata. This information is needed to facilitate further communication and expedite replacement of your MixMate 5353.
We deeply regret any inconvenience this situation has caused and will work diligently to promptly replace your current unit.
Thank you for your assistance and cooperation in this matter. Please contact Eppendorf North America Customer Support at any time if you require additional information or assistance. Our Customer Support team can be reached at 1(800) 645-3050 or CustServ@eppendorf.com.