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Safety Alert

Denon Recalls Rechargeable Battery Packs Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Name of product: HEOS 1 Go Pack rechargeable battery packs

Hazard: The battery can overheat, posing a fire and burn hazards.

Remedy: Replace

Consumer Contact: Denon toll-free at 844 -759-1987 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. ET Monday through Friday and 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. ET on Saturday or online at https://usa.denon.com and click on "Product Recall Information" at the bottom of the page.

Units: About 3,400 (in addition, 240 were sold in Canada)

Description: This recall involves Denon's HEOS 1 Go Pack lithium-ion rechargeable battery packs for wireless speakers. Only HEOS 1 Go Packs with a 10-character alpha-numeric serial number beginning with 5 or 601G91 and ending with 3517 through 4004 are included in the recall; the battery packs are black or white, hexagon-shaped and have four blue LED lights and a power button. HEOS, the model and serial numbers are printed on the bottom. Only the speaker battery is being recalled.

To determine if your phone has been recalled, locate the IMEI number on the back of the phone or the packaging, and enter the IMEI number into the online registration site www.samsung.com or call Samsung toll-free at 844-365-6197.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled battery packs and contact Denon for a free replacement battery pack, including shipping.

Sold at: Best Buy (Magnolia), Brookstone and online at BestBuy.com and Amazon.com from May 2015 through June 2016 for about $100.

Importer: Denon Electronics (USA) LLC, of Mahwah, N.J.

Manufactured in: China