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Milwaukee Important Safety Notice

 

MILWAUKEE™ EXPANDS WARNINGS &

INSTRUCTIONS FOR M18™ HIGH DEMAND™ 9.0 Ah BATTERY PACK

 

Milwaukee is voluntarily expanding the warnings and

instructions for the MILWAUKEE M18 HIGH DEMAND 9.0 Ah battery

pack (model no. M18B9).

 

If highly conductive or corrosive fluids get inside the M18 HIGH

DEMAND 9.0 battery pack in sufficient quantities, they can cause the battery pack to fail. Failure can include short-circuit which,

in the extreme situation, can result in smoking or fire, even when not in use. Examples of highly conductive or corrosive fluids include seawater, certain industrial chemicals and bleach or

bleach-containing products.

 

The following Safety Instructions will be added to the 9.0 Ah battery pack:

 

IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS

TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE, PERSONAL INJURY, AND

PRODUCT DAMAGE DUE TO A SHORT CIRCUIT, NEVER

IMMERSE YOUR TOOL, BATTERY PACK OR CHARGER IN FLUID OR ALLOW

A FLUID TO FLOW INSIDE THEM. CORROSIVE OR CONDUCTIVE

FLUIDS, SUCH AS SEAWATER, CERTAIN INDUSTRIAL CHEMICALS, AND

BLEACH OR BLEACH CONTAINING PRODUCTS, ETC., CAN CAUSE A

SHORT CIRCUIT.

READ AND SAVE ALL INSTRUCTIONS FOR FUTURE REFERENCE.

 

This safety notice does not require users to return their M18

HIGH DEMAND 9.0 Ah battery pack.

 

Milwaukee Tool is committed to your utmost safety while delivering the highest quality and most innovative products in the power tool industry.

For more information, go to www.MilwaukeeTool.Asia/Press-Release and go to Safety Notices tab

Any customers who believe highly conductive or corrosive

fluids have entered their M18 HIGH DEMAND 9.0 Ah battery pack

should immediately contact Milwaukee at Service(at)MilwaukeeTool.Asia