Amazon recalls AmazonBasics Portable Power Banks


(WTHR) — Amazon has recalled six models of its portable power banks.

The batteries in the power banks have been overheating. Amazon says the overheating may cause melting and become a fire hazard.

The six models were sold between December 2014 and July 2017:

  • Product #: B00ZQ4JQAA
  • Product #:B00LRK8JDC
  • Product #: B00LRK81V0
  • Product #: B00LRK8I7O
  • Product #: B00LRK8EVO
  • Product #: B00LRK8HJ8

Anyone who owns a power bank should immediately unplug it and stop using it. Consumers can go here to register their product and get further instruction.

Anyone with questions should contact Customer Service at 1(855) 215-5134.