7 April 2020
RYOBI 40 Litre Air Compressor
Sold at Bunnings stores
Product IdentifiersSold at Bunnings Stores from February 2015 to February 2020 Ryobi 40 Litre 1.8HP Oil Free Direct Drive Upright Air Compressor RA-ACDDU1840
The wiring to the overload switch under the compressor housing is not reinforced insulated with 2 layers of insulation and is in a reachable location. If the user reaches into the inside of the cavity of the compressor body and touches it there is a risk of electric shock.
What to do...
Stop using and unplug the Ryobi Compressor from the mains power and return it to your nearest Bunnings store for a replacement new version of the product (when available) or a refund.