01.Sony BRAVIA LCD TV recall
What are the hazards?
The television may ignite internally and emit smoke while in use.
What are the defects?
May contain a component that in a rare number of cases could over-heat and ignite, possibly resulting in melting of the upper rear casing of the television.
Dates available for sale
1st July 2007 - 31st December 2008
Where the product was sold
Traders who sold this product
Electrical goods retailers
Sony Australia Limited
Supplier's web site
What should consumers do?
Sony is voluntarily initiating a programme to perform a free inspection and, if necessary, a free repair. Customers who own one of the affected products should contact our Customer Contact Centre on 1300 13 7669 (SONY) to arrange an inspection of the TV.
Important: If customers notice any abnormality in the TV's operation (e.g. an unusual noise, smell or smoking), they should immediately unplug the power cable, stop using the TV and contact Sony.
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