Epson Recalls Power Adapters Sold with Epson Scanners Due to Burn and Fire Hazards

May 06, 2020

06 May
2020
Recalls - Home Products

Epson Recalls Power Adapters Sold with Epson Scanners Due to Burn and Fire Hazards

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This recall involves the power adapter sold with Epson V-series (V30/V33/V37/V300/V330/V370) scanners. The recalled adapters are black with a power cord that connects to the scanner and to an electrical outlet. “EPSON” and internal part code “EADP-16CB B” are printed on the label of the adaptor.

The power adapters can overheat, melt and catch fire, posing burn and fire hazards.

Incidents/Injuries:

Epson is aware of 15 incidents worldwide of the adaptor melting or catching fire, resulting in property damage. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At:

Best Buy, Office Depot, Staples, Walmart, and department stores nationwide from January 2010 through December 2015 for between $55 and $80 for the scanner and adapter.

Importer(s):

Epson America Inc., of Long Beach, Calif.

Manufactured In:
China (Adapter), Indonesia (Scanner)
Recall number:
20-116

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