Voluntary Recall of Epson Printers in China

- TOKYO, Japan, August 27, 2013 -

On August 27, Epson (China) Co., Ltd. announced a voluntary recall of 16 printer models (169,452 units) sold in mainland China.

In certain rare cases, continuous and extreme power surges far in excess of those expressed in the product specifications may cause fire in the power unit.

Customers may use these products as normal in other countries and regions.

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