Zephyr has announced the discovery of a defect in the rectifier for Zephyr's on-grid system "Zephyr9000 for J-FIT". Zephyr has already finished conducting a voluntary inspection for all installed rectifiers. Please refer to the following information.
We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience caused by this incident. Zephyr is committed to offering the highest quality products and superior customer service.
Product: Zephyr9000 for J-FIT
Date/Time: 21st - 22nd May, 2017
Place: Sarufutsu, Soya-gun, Hokkaido, Japan
Occurrence: Partial burnout of cables inside the rectifier control box
Root Cause: Crimping failure of the terminal
□Action Taken: Finished inspection for all products
Zephyr has reported this incident to Japan Small Wind Turbine Association
and related industry associations.
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