# Small batch of Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR lenses sold in Japan are being recalled

Nikon Japan issued a statement that some Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR lenses sold in Japan from September to October 29, 2016 are having "a problem with the appearance" and will be replaced with new ones. From the Google translation I am not really sure what exactly is the issue - does anyone have a better translation?

This time, in our products Nikkor lens "AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f / 2.8E ED VR", that there was a problem with the appearance in the part of the products sold in Japan from September to October 29, 2016 There we found.

With regard to the products that fall into the following product numbers will be replaced with a new one.
Sorry to put you to inconvenience to customers.

Product No.
2000574, 2000575, 2000576, 2000577, 2000578, 2000579, 2000580, 2000581, 2000583 2000584, 2000585, 2000586, 2000587, 2000588, 2000589, 2000590, 2000591, 2000592 2000593, 2000594, 2000595, 2000596, 2000597, 2000598, 2000599, 2000600, 2000601 2000602, 2000603, 2000604, 2000605, 2000606, 2000607, 2000608, 2004099, 2004100 2004101, 2004102, 2004223, 2004224, 2004225, 2004226, 2004227, 2004228, 2004229 2004230, 2004231, 2004232, 2004233, 2004234, 2004235, 2004236 , 2004237, 2004238 2004271, 2004272, 2004273, 2004274, 2004275, 2004276, 2004277, 2004278, 2004279 2004280, 2004281, 2004282, 2004283, 2004284, 2004285, 2004286, 2004311, 2004312 2004313, 2004314, 2004315, 2004316, 2004317, 2004318, 2004319, 2004320, 2004321 2004322, 2004323, 2004324, 2004325, 2004326, 2004327, 2004328, 2004329, 2004330 2004331, 2004332, 2004333, 2004334