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Class Action Lawsuit Against Hitachi

Joey,

I contacted the law firm you referenced on this forum, Horp & B @ 877-308-7900 and spoke to a Victor this morning regarding the class action lawsuit against Hitachi. He took down all my info. and said they are currently gathering documentation and claims from Hitachi TV owners regarding the defective optical light engine for review. So if anybody out there want to follow suit and get in on this class action lawsuit call Victor @ the about number and state your case against Hitachi.

Thanks,
Deb

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  • dfan994072 Aug 14, 2008

    Thanks Joey! Let's keep in touch. I did call Hitachi again today and they again denied me for the 4th time. Said my tv was too old and because I had no prior maintenance problems they wouldn't help me.



    Deb

  • DVDWAK Oct 26, 2008

    Here is a web site you can go to for the class action suit.



    http://www.angelreyesblog.com/2008/08/ar...

  • shawn strauss Feb 08, 2009

    I too have the same problem for the second time. I bought the tv almost three years ago. As a single mother, I cant even afford the light engine which is worth more than the tv. If any one could help, I would appreciate it.

    Shawn

    washawn3@aol.com

  • shawn strauss Feb 08, 2009

    I have a glow again on my Hitachi 60v500a. The first time was about 2 months after we bought and now again. I have had it for almost three years and as a single mother, I cant afford the light engine which is more than what the tv is worth

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I got my light engine replaced last week by Hitachi by calling the number below and talking to a supervisor. The first guy I talked to acted like he didn't know there a problem with light engines on the 50V500.

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I have repeated this info on every forum i have found whith the applicable problem, hopefully if enough people join in and spread the word we can do something about this, i for one am sick of getting taken by big companys, keep spreading the word as will i thanks for getting back to me

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  • joeybis Aug 14, 2008

    did you ask to speak to the reps superior, or use the suit as leverage, also make sure your talking to customer relations not customer service, other people have had much more success with that department, be firm and keep asking to speak to supervisers when you get no where with the rep. after a couple supervisors is when most people ive talked to have gotten them to ship a new light engine, also make sure you have the problem verified by a licenced tech. if you dont they wont do anything. be strong and persistant the number for customer relations is 1 800 654 7013 let me know how it works out for you.



    good luck

    joe

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Here is a web site you can go to for the class action suit.

http://www.angelreyesblog.com/2008/08/articles/lawsuits-and-verdicts/hitachi-class-action-lawsuit-filed-by-horpb/

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