Hitachi—Dataproducts Typhoon 8 and Typhoon 16 Laser Printers

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Product description

Sold between 1994 and 1998.

Reasons the product is recalled

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.

The hazards to consumers


What consumers should 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.

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