September 25, 2017

Recall: Hair Dryers by Vintage International Due to Electrocution Hazard

Name of Product: National and Sanyo Hand-Held Hair Dryers

Units: About 2,300

Importer: Vintage International Inc., of Hacienda Heights, Calif.

Hazard: The hair dryers are not equipped with an immersion protection device to prevent electrocution if the hair dryer falls into water. Immersion protection devices, which prevent electrocution, are required by industry safety standards for all electric hand-held hair dryers.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

Description: This recall involves National and Sanyo hand held hair dryers. The hair dryers are made of plastic and chrome with a fold up handle and were sold in blue, pink, white and black colors. Model numbers EH-5202, EH-5215, EH-5216, EH-7911, EH-7912, or EH-7913 and “National” and “Sanyo” can be found on the hair dryer’s blower nozzle or handle.

Sold at: Various retail stores in the Los Angeles area from January 2007 through August 2008 for between $20 and $40.

Manufactured in: Thailand

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled hair dryers and return them to the store where purchased for a full refund or free replacement.

Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Vintage International toll free at (888) 711-4656 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. PT Monday through Friday.


  1. am mr richard packer i will like to know if you do have some hair dryers in stock for sale,any brand will do i either hand held dryers or standing ones and email me price ranges or let em know if you have the below ones in stock now for sale.please advice about your payment do you accept credit card through email for payment?waiting for your reply thanks.

    Hair Dryer with 3 Speed Setting and Concentrator, Power of 1,600W

    1,600 to 1,800W Hair Dryer with DC Motor, Diffusers

    Professional AC Hair Dryer with Cool Shot Function and 4 Heat Settings