Hitachi Portable DVD Player PDV302
Model Number PDV302 - Serial Numbers: C404000001 to C407007420
Further to ongoing quality control testing They have identified that in a limited number of cases, a potential component fault in the battery pack may cause it to overheat.
They advise customers who have purchased this model of portable DVD player to check the serial number. If the serial number matches the ones listed above, They advise you to disconnect the DVD player immediately and to stop using it with the existing battery pack.
Model and serial numbers are located on the base of the unit.
Please call Their freephone helpline
As soon as possible and They will arrange to have your battery pack exchanged.
Hitachi apologises for any inconvenience caused and thanks you for your co-operation.
Hitachi Europe Ltd, Whitebrook Park, Lower Cookham Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire SL6 8YA
Source :- The National Press - 31st May 2005