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Sony Australia Limited—Sony BRAVIA LCD TV

PRA number: 2011/12863
Date published: 12th October 2011
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Product information

Product description

LCD TV

Identifying features

KDL-40X3100
KDL-40XBR
KDL-40W3100

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.

What are the hazards?

The television may ignite internally and emit smoke while in use.

Dates available for sale

  • 1st July 2007 - 31st December 2008

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Traders who sold this product

Electrical goods retailers

Supplier

Sony Australia Limited

Supplier's web site

http://www.sony.com.au/support/announcement/474817/productcategory/tvp+lcd+tv

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 make arrangements for the TV to be inspected.

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.

Other regulator reference numbers

1159917