Aqualung recalls i330R scuba dive computers due to risk of injury and drowning

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Product Name:

Aqualung i330R scuba diving computers

Risk:

The recalled dive computers may not adjust to the user’s altitude and may display incorrect calculations for dive times at sea level at altitudes above 3,000 feet, posing a risk of injury (decompression sickness) and drowning.

Reminder date:

July 21, 2022

Recall Details

The description:

This recall involves the Aqualung i330R scuba dive computers. The wristband is black and features a bright color display and a two-button interface. “AQUA LUNG” is printed on the front and back of each device. The model number is printed on the back of the device. The serial number is printed on a label located on the back of the device. Model and serial numbers can also be found by scrolling through the dive computer. Model numbers, serial number ranges and dates of manufacture are as follows:

Model number

Serial number range

Dates of manufacture

Units concerned

Black/NS159000

GD-001004 to GD-015302

February 2021 and February 2022

14,000

GAUGE 2, PSI (Console) /NS159001

GM-001000 to GM-003305

December 2021 and February 2022

2,200

GAUGE 2, BAR/NS159002 (Console),

GM-001011 to GM-001269

December 2021 and February 2022

129

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Aqualung i330R scuba dive computers and contact Aqua Lung to arrange a free repair. Consumers can download a software update through the DiverLog+ app or take their recalled dive computer to their dealer or local dive center to have the software update installed.

Incidents/Injuries:

The company received an incident report in which the dive computer failed, showing an incorrect calculation. No injuries were reported.

Sold to :

Dive shops nationwide from May 2021 to March 2022 for between $400 and $600.

Importer(s):

Aqua Lung, by Vista, California

accelerated marking

This recall was done, voluntarily by the company, as part of CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Expedited recalls are initiated by companies, who commit to working with the CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.

About US CPSC

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is responsible for protecting the public from unreasonable risk of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of injuries associated with consumer products over the past 50 years.

Federal law prohibits anyone from selling products that are the subject of a Commission-ordered recall or a voluntary recall initiated in consultation with the CPSC.

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