Xerox—AP8 and Able 3120 Laser Printers

PRA number

2002/5787

Published date

Product description

Xerox AP8 Laser Printer and Able 3120 Copier/Fax sold in Australia over the period 1994 - 2001.

What are the defects?

A fire risk safty issue has been identified with these products. In the event that a screw in the fuser unit in the machine loosens a risk of arcing occurs that may heat a contiguous part to the point of ignition if the unit is switched on 24 hours a day.

What are the hazards?

Fire.

What should consumers do?

Ensure power save mode feature of product is activated and switch unit off when unattended. Contact Fuji Xeros Australia Pty Limited on 1800 666 645 to confirm arrangements for free onsite replacement of suspect part and assistance.

Supplier

Fuji Xeros Australia Pty Limited

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

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