September 3, 2003
Pioneer Entertainment Has Recalled Pioneer Car Amplifier
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released the
Pioneer Entertainment, Inc.
Models: Pioneer Car Amplifier
Number Potentially Involved: 35,869
Defect: If installation of certain aftermarket car amplifiers, Model Nos.
GM-X372, GM-X374, GM-X572, GM-X574, GM-X972, and GM-D500M, is in a manner
other than as recommended by Pioneer, it could result in the amplifier
overheating while in use. Overheating of this equipment could result in a
Remedy: Pioneer will provide a refund to the owners of these amplifiers. The
manufactured has reported that owner notification began on July 9, 2003.
Owners should contact Pioneer at 1-800-421-1636.
[NHTSA Recall No. 03E035].
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