Hitachi—Dataproducts Typhoon 8 and Typhoon 16 Laser Printers

What are the defects?

A fire risk safety issue has been identified with these products. A screw securing an electrical contact may loosen and create a low level of arcing which could lead to ignition.

What are the hazards?


What should consumers do?

Hitachi Printing Solutions will replace specific parts in these laser printers free of charge upon customer request. For more information call toll free number 1800 666 645 for further details on affected printers and repair information or visit

Hitachi Printing Solutions America
Where the product was sold

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission