Microsoft—Xbox—Power cord

PRA number

2005/7560

Published date

Reasons the product is recalled

Component failure in a small number of consoles has caused burning inside the console or melting of the power cord when it connects to the console. Fewer than one in 10,000 consoles have malfunctioned.

The hazards to consumers

Fire.

What consumers should do

Check manufacture date on bottom of console. If manufactured before 23/10/2003 go to www.xbox.com click on power cord replacement for Xbox to get a free replacement cord.

Supplier

Corrs Chambers Westgarth for Microsoft

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

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

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