IDENTIFICATION OF THE AFFECTED HIGH PRESSURE RUBBER HOSES:
_Black rubber outer covering on hose
_Marked with text 5000 PSIG PRESSURE TESTED - MADE IN USA
_Hose diameter approx 12,5 mm (1/2 inch) and length approx 84 cm (33 inch)
_Manufacturing batch code 1812 printed
This recall applies only to the specific 1812 batch of the high pressure rubber hoses. Other high pressure rubber hoses are not impacted and need not to be replaced.
THE FOLLOWING PRODUCTS MAY BE AFFECTED:
Cobra, Cobra 3, SM-36 pressure gauge and gauge combos, as well as Vyper and Zoop when purchased as combo products. More information and a complete list of product codes can be found at High pressure rubber hose recall - Suunto.
To date, there have been no known injuries related to this issue. It is, however, mandatory that all affected products are returned for a hose change.
IF YOU HAVE BOUGHT A SUUNTO PRODUCT WITH THE ABOVE MENTIONED HOSE AFTER 11/2012:
Investigate your product immediately.
If the hose of your product has the above mentioned code 1812 in it, use of the product is prohibited until the hose has been replaced.
Return the product to your nearest Suunto Dive Authorized Dealer or Suunto Authorized Service Center for a hose change at no cost