WEEK ENDING APRIL 12
J.P. Boden is recalling Boys’ pajamas sold exclusively online at www.bodenusa.com during January 2014. The pajamas fail to meet the federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injury.
This recall involves Johnnie B boys’ pajama sets with a
top and shorts and model number 84004, and Mini Boden pajama sets with a top and
shorts and model number 24106. The pajamas were sold in boys’ sizes 2T to 16
and are 100 percent cotton.
Hussong Manufacturing and
American Flame are recalling Kozy Heat, Ambiance and Stellar Hearth
gas fireplaces and fireplace inserts sold nationwide and in Canada from
October 2009 to April 2013. The main control module can allow gas to be released
and buildup in the burner area, posing an explosion hazard.
This recall involves Hussong Manufacturing
direct vent gas fireplaces and gas fireplace inserts that use American Flame
brand main control modules. The recalled products are 22 models sold under the
brand names Kozy Heat Fireplaces, Ambiance Fireplaces and
Stellar Hearth Products. A complete list can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should contact the dealer where the unit was purchased or Hussong Manufacturing at (800) 253-4904 between 7:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at www.kozyheat.com, www.ambiancefireplace.com, or www.stellarhearth.com to have the ignition board on the fireplace main control module replaced free of charge. More info at www.recalls.org.
WEEK ENDING APRIL 5
K2 Sports is recalling K2 Kwicker and Kwicker BC snowboard
bindings sold nationwide from October 2013 to December 2013. The bindings can
release unexpectedly, posing a fall hazard.
This recall involves Kwicker and Kwicker BC snowboard
bindings. Kwicker bindings are black and silver with a green release lever knob
and have item number B1304028010 printed on the binding’s box. Kwicker BC
bindings are silver with a green release lever knob and green lock loop and have
item number B1304027010 printed on the binding’s box.
Dyson is recalling Portable electric heaters sold
nationwide and in Canada from September 2011 to March 2014. The heaters can
develop an electrical short and overheat, posing a fire hazard.
This recall is for all Dyson Hot heaters and Dyson Hot+Cool
heaters having model number AM04 and all Dyson Hot+Cool heaters with model
number AM05. The model number is found above the Dyson logo on the product
information sticker on the underside of the heater’s base.
Consumers should contact Dyson at (866) 297-5303, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. CT Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday or online at www.dyson.com for a free repair. More info at www.recalls.org.
WEEK ENDING MARCH 29
BATTERY PACKS FOR NOTEBOOKS
Lenovo is recalling ThinkPad notebook computer battery
packs sold nationwide and in Canada from October 2010 to April 2011. The battery
packs can overheat, posing a fire hazard.
This recall involves Lenovo battery packs sold with the
following ThinkPad notebook computers: the Edge 11, 13 and 14 series, the T410,
T420, T510 and W510 series, and the X100e, X120e, X200, X201 and X201s series.
Recalled battery packs have one of the following part numbers starting with the
fourth digit in a long series of numbers and letters printed on a white sticker
below the bar code on the battery pack: 42T4695, 42T4711, 42T4798, 42T4804,
42T4812, 42T4822, 42T4828, 42T4834, 42T4840 and 42T4890.
LED LIGHT BULBS
SATCO Products is recalling KolourOne Brand Panel Array 2.0
and DUO 2.0 PAR LED Light Bulbs sold nationwide and in Canada from December 2012
to February 2014. The metal housing/lens assembly can separate from the bulb’s
base and fall. This poses a risk of injury from impact.
This recall involves SATCO KolourOne brand Panel Array 2.0
and DUO 2.0 PAR 30 and 38 LED light bulbs. A complete list can be found at
Consumers can contact SATCO Products at (888) 770-7125 from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.satco.com for free replacement bulbs. More info at www.recalls.org.
Centex Homes is recalling SolarSave® roof panels installed
nationwide because of fire hazard.
This recall involves Open Energy 34 watt (OE-34) Solar
Panel energy systems sold under the brand name Open Energy SolarSave Roofing
Tiles. This recall involves all brown, terracotta and gray OE-34 SolarSave roof
tiles installed on new homes sold by Centex Homes (“Centex”).
Centex has contacted directly customers impacted by the
recall and performed free installations of new solar panels. Owners of homes
with qualifying solar energy systems who have not been contacted by the company
should contact Centex at www.Centex.com,
send an email to NorCalSolar@Centex.com
or send a fax to (800) 917-2201 to schedule the installation of free replacement
panels. More info at www.recalls.org.
LED CLAMP LIGHTS
Ace Hardware is recalling Ace Clamp-On LED Work Lights sold
nationwide from September 2013 to December 2013. The cord bushing inside the
light base could fail, allowing the cord wiring to pull out of the base,
exposing bare wire and presenting a shock and fire hazard.
This recall includes the Ace Clamp-On LED Work Light
measuring 3 inches wide by 2.5 inches deep and 2.25 inches high. The recalled
units are stamped with the model number “DC004” and date code “08/13” on
the back of the light base.
Consumers should return the lights to the local Ace
Hardware store for a full refund.
Consumers can also contact Ace Hardware at (888) 827-4223 anytime or email email@example.com or online at www.acehardware.com. More info at www.recalls.org.
DOLLS SOLD AT WAL-MART
Wal-Mart is recalling My Sweet Love / My Sweet Baby Cuddle
Care Baby Dolls exclusively at Walmart stores nationwide from August 2012 to
March 2014. The circuit board in the chest of the doll can overheat, causing the
surface of the doll to get hot, posing a burn hazard.
The My Sweet Love / My Sweet Baby electronic baby doll
comes in pink floral clothing and matching knit hat. “My Sweet Baby” is
printed on the front of the clear plastic and cardboard packaging. The doll is
identified by UPC 6-04576-16800-5 and a date code which begins with WM. The date
code is printed on the stuffed article label sewn into the bottom of the doll.
Consumers should return the doll to any Walmart store for a
WEEK ENDING MARCH 22
IKEA is recalling Children’s bed canopies sold
exclusively at IKEA stores nationwide and in Canada from August 1996 to March
2014. An infant or young child can get entangled at the neck in the canopy’s
fabric, posing a strangulation hazard.
This recall involves IKEA children’s bed canopies. The
canopies are made out of mesh fabric and hang from the ceiling onto a child’s
crib or bed. A complete list can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should return the canopies to any IKEA store for
a full refund.
Consumers can also contact IKEA at
(888) 966-4532 anytime or online at www.ikea-usa.com.
More info at www.recalls.org.
Minga Fair Trade Imports is recalling Wooden flipping
acrobat toys sold nationwide from September 2008 to May 2013. The paint on the
wooden flipping acrobat toys contains excessive levels of lead.
The recalled flipping acrobat toys are made of painted wood
and are 8.5 inches tall. The toys consist of two rectangular wooden sticks
connected by a wood crosspiece near one end and a coyote, super hero, woodpecker
or yellow bird wooden cartoon character suspended by nylon string at the other
Consumers should return the toys to Minga Fair Trade
Imports for a full refund or credit towards a replacement product.
Consumers can contact Minga Fair Trade Imports at (855) 738-5260 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.mingaimports.com. More info at www.recalls.org.
Ganz is recalling three styles of Plush Grumpy Cat stuffed
animal toys sold nationwide from December 2013 to January 2014. The stuffed
animals’ eyes can detach, posing a choking hazard.
This recall involves an 8-inch Grumpy Cat in laying
position, a 5-inch long sitting Grumpy Cat and a 4-inch Grumpy Cat key clip. The
recalled toys have batch numbers 86754 or 224861, and model numbers printed on
the sewn-in label located near the tail of the cat. Model numbers can be
found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should contact Ganz at (800) 724-5902 between 9
a.m. and 6 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday or online at www.Ganz.com
for a free replacement. More info at www.recalls.org.
Vera Bradley is recalling Vera Bradley Bear Ring Rattles
and Bunny Stuffed Toys sold nationwide from September 2012 to January 2014. The
pom-pom tail can detach from the body of the bear rattle and the bunny, posing a
This recall involves all Vera Bradley Bear Ring Rattles and
Bunny stuffed animal toys. Serial numbers can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should return the toys to Vera Bradley for a full
Schneider Electric is recalling Square D branded,
molded case F and K frame circuit breakers sold nationwide from May 2013 to June
2013. The circuit breaker can fail to trip when an overload occurs, posing the
risk of fire, burn and electric shock.
This recall involves Square D brand models FA, FH, FI and
FY one-, two- and three-pole circuit breakers rated 15 to 100 amps, and model KI
two- and three-pole circuit breakers rated 110 to 250 amps.
Consumers with uninstalled products will receive a
replacement. Installed products will be replaced at no charge to the customer
with an allowance of up to $300 per site to cover labor costs.
WEEK ENDING MARCH 15
TJX is recalling Gardeners
Eden™ light-up autumn decorations sold exclusively at TJ Maxx, Marshalls and
HomeGoods stores nationwide from about August 2013 to September 2013. Exposed
wiring near the battery box can lead to a short circuit, posing a fire hazard.
This recall involves autumn 2013 Gardeners Eden decorative
wreaths and Chinese Lantern plant arrangements. A complete list can be found at
Customers should return the decorations to any TJ Maxx,
Marshalls or HomeGoods store for a full refund.
Consumers can also contact TJX at (800) 926-6299 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.tjmaxx.com, at www.marshallsonline.com and www.homegoods.com. More info at www.recalls.org.
BMC is recalling Stromer ST1 electric bicycles sold
nationwide and in Canada from January 2012 to May 2013. The bicycle fork can
break, posing a crash and injury hazard.
involves all 2013 Stromer ST1 women’s and men’s pedal-assist electric
bicycles, models M33 Elite and P48 Platinum. The fork’s serial numbers for the
recalled bikes start with: ST1S2F, ST1S2G, ST1S2H, ST1S2I, ST1S2J, ST1S3A,
ST1S3B, ST1S3C, ST1S3D and ST1S3E. The serial number is etched at the bottom of
the rear fork.
Consumers should take the bicycle to an authorized Stromer
dealer to receive a free replacement fork and have it installed at no cost.
Consumers can also contact BMC-USA
at (800) 819-4262 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.stromer.ch
and click on Fork Recall for more information. More info at www.recalls.org.
ACTIVITY TRACKING WRISTBAND
Fitbit is recalling Wireless activity-tracking wristbands
sold nationwide and in Canada from October 2013 to February 2014. Users can
develop allergic reactions to the stainless steel casing, materials used in the
strap, or adhesives used to assemble the product.
This recall involves Fitbit ForceTM wireless
activity-tracking wristbands with model numbers FB402BK, FB402BKS, FB402SL and
FB402SLS. The model number is on the back of the recalled wristband below the
Consumers should contact Fitbit at (888) 656-6381 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET daily or online at www.fitbit.com for a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org.
WEEK ENDING MARCH 8
Design Ideas is recalling Design Ideas and
Neatlife Rubber Ducky Magnets, and Design Ideas Blowfish
and Splat Magnets sold nationwide from March 2007 to February 2014. The
small magnets can easily detach from the product. If swallowed, magnets can link
together inside a child's intestines and clamp onto body tissues, causing
intestinal obstructions, perforations, sepsis and death.
This recall involves miniature office and refrigerator
magnets sold in the shape of a duck, blowfish and a splat. Model number 3205121
(duck), 993205114 (duck), 3205122 (blowfish) or 3205078 (splat) is printed on
the bottom of the packaging. “Magnets” and the Design Ideas’ logo are
printed on the front of the package.
Consumers should contact Design Ideas at (800) 426-6394
from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at and www.designideas.net
for a refund. More info at www.recalls.org.
DISC BRAKE CALIPERS
Tektro USA and TRP are recalling Spyre and Spyre SLC
dual-piston mechanical disc brake calipers sold nationwide from April 2013 to
December 2013. The brake cable actuator arm can over-rotate, dislocating parts,
causing the brake calipers to fail.
This recall includes Spyre and Spyre SLC dual-piston
mechanical disc brake calipers sold as original and aftermarket equipment in
2013. Spyre calipers have a black anodized caliper body and a silver actuator
arm with “Spyre” on it. Spyre SLC calipers have a polished aluminum caliper
body and a black composite actuator arm with “Spyre SLC” on it.
Consumers should return the calipers to the original place
of purchase or contact Tektro USA/TRP at (877) 807-4162 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. MT
Monday through Friday or online at www.tektro-usa.com
for a free replacement with an improved version. More info at
Canon is recalling Canon PowerShot SX50 HS Digital Cameras
sold nationwide from October 2013 to January 2014. A chemical used in the rubber
part of the viewfinders on the camera can cause skin or eye irritation or an
The PowerShot SX50 HS is a black compact digital camera.
The words “PowerShot SX50 HS” are printed on the top of the camera.
The affected cameras have serial numbers beginning with “69”, “70” or
“71” and have “1” as the sixth digit of the serial number. The
serial number is on the side or bottom of the camera housing.
Consumers should contact Canon at (855) 226-3277 between 10
a.m. and 10 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.usa.canon.com
to arrange a free repair. More info at www.recalls.org.
Packaging Tape Inc. is recalling Air movers/blowers sold
nationwide from February 2008 to December 2010. The air mover/blower's thermal
switch can fail and cause the motor to overheat, posing a fire hazard.
This recall involves air movers/blowers that are used to
dry floors in commercial and residential buildings. Models OPS-2500-CF and
OPS-2500-CFR are black and model OPS-2200Y-CF is yellow. The model number is
available on the sales invoice.
User should contact Packaging Tape at (855) 800-1091 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.CleanFreak.com to receive a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org.
Twin-Star is recalling Duraflame electric space heaters
sold nationwide from August 2013 to January 2014. The heater can overheat and
cause the units to melt, catch fire and ignite nearby items, posing a fire and
This recall involves Duraflame-branded electric space
heaters, model DSF-220, sold in three colors, black, red and white. The model
number can be found on a white label located on the heater’s back panel.
Customers should contact Twin-Star at (855) 884-9651 from 9
a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.twinstarhome.com
for a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org.
Hitachi Koki is recalling Grass trimmers sold nationwide from March 2010 to November 2013. The grass trimmers can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards.
This recall involves twelve models of Hitachi Koki and
Tanaka-brand hand-held grass trimmers. A complete list can be found at