Lithium ion batteries used in certain Torqeedo Travel and Ultralight outboard engines
This recall involves lithium ion batteries used in two Torqeedo Travel and Ultralight outboard engines used to power recreational or sports boats. The affected engines can be identified by the following model names, model numbers and battery serial number range:
|Engine Model||Model Number||Battery Serial Number Range starting with|
|Travel||503/1003||1001… to 1752…|
|Ultralight||403||1117… to 1862…|
The lithium ion batteries used in the affected outboard engines may not be water tight, posing a fire hazard when being submerged in water.
As of July 2, 2019, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada.