Motorla Recalls Some 2000s

Brown, Karen
June 2002
Multichannel News;6/10/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 23, p2
Reports the recall of an unspecified percentage of DCT-2000 digital set-top boxes from Motorola Inc. in the U.S. Identification of access control systems; Mechanical defect in the power-supply circuit within the detachment power plug; Association of the defect to the design of the digital box.


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