Target Base Portable DVD Players Recall

Target has issued a recall on its Base Portable DVD players due to a possible electrocution hazard.
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  • Updated:20 Jul 2011

01.Target Base Portable DVD Players recall

Product description

Base portable DVD players in Black/Silver and Pink/Silver (TP-998)
Base portable DVD players in Orange/White and Pink/White (TP-998a)

Identifying features

Models TP-998 and TP-998a

What are the hazards?

If the back cover of the AC adapter separates, live wiring may be exposed, posing an electrocution hazard.

What are the defects?

The back cover of the AC adapter supplied with the DVD player can separate from the casing.

Dates available for sale

1st August 2010 - 1st July 2011

Where the product was sold

At Target and Target Country stores nationally

What should consumers do?

Customers should cease using this product immediately and contact Target's Customer Relations Department on 1800 814 788 toll free (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm) for a replacement AC adapter.

Information sourced from Australian Competition and Consumer Commission's (ACCC) Product safety recalls



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