Product Types


Recall Date

21st Jan 2001

Serial Numbers

All serial numbers

Contact Details

Telephone: 0870 1541541 for further advise, between 9am-6pm (Mon-Fri), 9am-12pm (Sat).

Manufactured Dates

Between 1988 and 1993

Investigator Name

Carey N.J

An important safety announcement

A component within the Matsui 1455 (14"/34cm visible screen size) portable colour television set may overheat and in certain circumstances catch fire. These sets were sold through Dixons and Currys stores between 1988 and 1993.

This notice applies to the Matsui 1455 only and no other Matsui television

The model number can be located on the front of the set and the rating label on the rear.

Owners of these sets should unplug and not use the set until you have contacted us.

If you have one of these sets please take it to your nearest Currys Superstore In-Store Repair Shop for a free safety check. If you are unable to do so please contact us on 0870 1541541 for further advise, between 9am-6pm (Mon-Fri), 9am-12pm (Sat).

For further details of your nearest Currys superstore and Repair Shop opening hours call 0990 500049.

We would like to apologise for any inconvenience caused.

(Published in The Independant newspaper on the 16 February 2000)

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