Pioneer—Car Amplifiers

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Product description

Model Numbers: GM-X572, GM-X574, GM-X972, and GM-D500M. These Car Amplifiers were introduced into the Australian retail marketplace in May 2003.

What are the defects?

If these amplifiers are installed and operated outside the manufacturer's specifications (as set out in the manual supplied with each unit), they can overheat and possibly be a heat or fire hazard.

What are the hazards?


What should consumers do?

Consumers should return the product to the retail location from where it was purchased, for a refund or replacement, even if they believe it was properly installed. For further information call Pioneer directly on 1800 988 268.


Pioneeer Electronics Australia Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold


Responsible regulator

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

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