Product recall alert: these beer taps can explode

Product recall alert: these beer taps can explode

Be careful if you have purchased online or given a SEB or Krups brand beer tap. Models sold for more than a year by the site showroomprive.com could well expose you to the risk of explosion.

Six models of beer taps for individuals are the subject of a recall this Monday, according to the government site Rappel Conso. A malfunction of the electrical board could lead to the beer keg bursting and causing injury.

Which beer taps are affected?

These are 6 models sold between 04/23/2022 and 10/26/2023 by the online sales site showroomprive.com.

  • Product category: Electrical appliances, Tools
  • Product subcategory: Electrical appliances, household appliances
  • Product brand name: Seb, Krups
  • Model names or references VB215830, VB2158F2, VB215700: all manufacturing dates VB310E10, VB320E10, VB310310, VB310810: manufactured until July 2018.
  • GITN 3045386345489, all lots;
  • GITN 3016661134333, all lots;
  • GITN 3045386354856, all lots;
  • GITN 3045386374137, Lot manufactured before week 30 of the year 2018;
  • GITN 3045386374144, Lot manufactured before week 30 of the year 2018;
  • GITN 3045386376070, Lot manufactured before week 30 of the year 2018`;
  • GITN 3045386374120, Lot manufactured before week 30 of the year 2018.

No longer use pumps

If you own one of the printers affected by this recall, you are strongly advised to no longer use it. “You are asked to unplug it and contact the service dedicated to the beer tap recall campaign as soon as possible”, writes Seb on his site. For the entire recall, a single contact telephone number exists: 09.74.50.10.21. A repair is indicated as compensation until the end of the recall procedure scheduled for December 31, 2024.

During December 2023, a similar recall was published. This time, the models were sold between 2009 and 2018.