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Product Type: 
Product Manufacturer: 
Serial number(s): 
All serial numbers
Recall Date: 
Friday, 1 March, 2013
Manufactured dates: 
Between 1983 and 1986
Contact Details: 
Telephone: 0800 600 888 Post:Philips Consumer Electronics, FREEPOST CN2340, Croydon, CR9 9ED
Investigator Name: 
Carey N.J

We would like to contact owners of the
following Philips, Pye & Dynatron Colour Television
Models manufactured between 1983 and 1986.

Philips Type Nos Philips Type Nos Pye Type Nos
22" Models 26" and above 56cm Models

22CS4360105T 26CS4880/OST 56KS4508/OST
22CS4860/O5R 26CS4895/O5R 56KS4509/O5R
22CS4861/O5R 26CS5770/OST 56KS5402/05T
22CS5240/05T 26CS5774/O5R 56KS5418/O5R
22CS5350/05T 26CS5793/O5R 56KS5447/05T
22CS5735/05T 27CS6895/O5R 56KS5457/05T
22CS5740/05T 37CS5600/05S 56KS5487/OST
22CS5744/O5R V6820/05
22CS5748/O5R V6821/OSR 66cm Models:
22CS5750/05T V6851/O5R 66KS4808/OST
22CS5751/05T 66KS5702/05T
V6720/05 66KS5787/05T
V6721/O5R 66KS5917/05T

Dynatron Dynatron

CTV96-223875SK/O5T CTV97-267475SK/O5T

It has been found that under particular conditions especially very high usage over a long period of time - metal fatigue can occur in certain soldered joints causing the set to malfunction. Under certain conditions, if the failure goes unnoticed, there is a very rare risk of scorching occurring within the set.

As a precaution Philips is taking all possible steps to contact owners .,.of these particular models. A modification will be carried out free of charge by Philips service agents to rectify the potential problem. The television Type No. can be found on a label located in a recess next to the aerial socket on the rear of the set.

If your TV Type No. appears in the list above please telephone Philips Consumer Help Desk, free of charge, on 0800 600 888 to receive instructions. Lines will be open between 8.00 am and 8.00pm, seven days a week; or write to: Consumer Help Desk,
Philips Consumer Electronics, FREEPOST CN2340, Croydon, CR9 9ED

Important: If you rent one of the above television sets you should firstly contact your rental company.

(Published, 10th February 1993)