Sony has said that the issue came to there attention through reports in Japan that a limited number of products might contain a component affected by a quality issue, which in a rare number of cases might over-heat and ignite inside the television and possibly result in the melting of the upper casing of the television
Sony is asking owners of affected models to contact one of its services centres so an inspection can be carried out and the sets repaired if they contain the affected component. This inspection is free and Sony will send an engineer to your home to inspect the TV. The company denied initial reports it was recalling more than 1m sets.
There is two ways to check what model you have :-
2. The model number is also on a label on the back of the sets.