Philips—Essential 50W, 60 Degree Halogen Dichroic Lamp

What are the defects?

Philips have identified a production defect that may result in the front glass separating from the lamp, and in some cases breaking. This defect appears to occur within the first 30 minutes of use after installation.

What are the hazards?


What should consumers do?

Customers with these lamps should contact Philips on 1800 048 296 or go to the website at for instructions on how to return the lamps for replacement. Alternatively send the lamps with your name and return address to: Reply Paid 73, Philips Lighting Product Recall, PO Box 73, North Ryde BC NSW 1670 and Philips Lighting will arrange to supply replacement lamps.

Philips Electronics Australia Limited
Where the product was sold

Responsible regulator

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

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Product category