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Lightform Recalls LED Projectors Due to Fire Hazard (Recall Alert)

  • Recalled LF2/LF2+ projector front
  • Recalled LF2/LF2+ projector rear
Name of Product:
Lightform projectors
Hazard:

The projector’s fan can malfunction and overheat, posing a fire hazard.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall Date:
October 21, 2021
Units:

About 1,600

Consumer Contact

Lightform toll-free at 855-242-5066 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT, Monday through Friday, or online at https://lightform.com/firmware-update or https://lightform.com/ and click on “Help” and then click on “Guide” at the top of the page. There is a prompt for the firmware update at the top of the page for more information. The hyperlink is  https://guide.lightform.com/hc/en-us/articles/4402698375827-Action-Required-for-LF2-LF2-Users-

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves the LF2 and LF2+ Projectors. The projectors are LED projectors and black in color with “Lightform” printed on the top. The projectors are about 8 inches high and 8 inches wide.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled projectors and contact the firm for a free software update for the projectors. Lightform is contacting all known purchasers directly.

Incidents/Injuries:

Lightform has received 16 reports of overheating. No injuries or property damage have been reported.

Sold At

Online at Lightform.com and Amazon.com from March 2020 through August 2021 for about $900.

Manufactured In:
China
Importer(s):

Lightform Inc., of San Francisco, California

Recall number:
22-703
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This recall was conducted, voluntarily by the company, under CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Fast Track recalls are initiated by firms, who commit to work with CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years. Federal law bars any person from selling products subject to a publicly announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall ordered by the Commission.
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