WEEK ENDING AUGUST 2
Philips Lighting is recalling Philips “Lightolier”
brand AF4SY Decorative Glass Lens distributed nationwide from February 2007 to
December 2013. The decorative glass lens can shatter and result in falling
pieces of glass, posing a risk of laceration.
This recall involves Philips “Lightolier” brand AF4SY
decorative glass lenses used on various types of light fixtures. The product
number is on the packaging.
Consumers should contact Philips Lighting at (800) 475-9840 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.philips.com/recall for a free replacement unit. More info at www.recalls.org.
WEEK ENDING JULY 26
Metabo is recalling
Metabo Ergo series 6-inch angle grinders sold through
distributors nationwide from March 2013 to April 2014. The on/off switch can
stick in the “On” position, posing a laceration hazard.
Model numbers include 06251421 and 06251441 and serial
numbers include 3010000001 through 4020031488 for both models. The model and
serial numbers are located on the rating plate on the right side of the tool.
Consumers should should contact Metabo at (800) 638-2264
from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.metabo.us to
receive a free repair or replacement. More info at www.recalls.org.
Far East Brokers is recalling Glass Beverage Dispenser
sold exclusively at Publix Super Markets nationwide from April 2014 to June
2014. The metal stand supporting the glass dispenser can break, posing an injury
This recall involves glass beverage dispenser set
including, a clear glass ovoid-like shaped container with a clear glass lid, a
silver spigot and a wire three-legged metal stand. The item number 962826
FEB44496-01-113 and barcode number 11546-34437 are both included on the
Consumers should return the set to a Publix Super Markets
store for a full refund.
Consumers can also contact Far
East Brokers at (877) 695-8354 anytime, or online at www.fareastbrokers.com.
More info at www.recalls.org.
Mayborn USA is
recalling Tommee Tippee® Monitor with Movement Sensor Pad sold
nationwide and in Canada since September 2011. Child can pull sensor pad cord
into crib and wrap around the neck, posing a strangulation hazard.
The recalled products include models 1082S and 1094S. Model
1094S includes a night-vision video camera. Model numbers are located on the
bottom of the base of the recharger and also on the bottom of the camera.
Consumers should contact Mayborn USA free at (866) 214-1537
from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at http://www.tommeetippee.us
for a free cord cover kit. More info at www.recalls.org.
Best Buy is warning consumers that 10 different recalled
products continued to be sold or were resold by Best Buy, Magnolia stores and
liquidators Best Buy Private Auction, CowBoom and TechLiquidators nationwide,
and online at www.bestbuy.com, after they
were recalled in 2012 and 2013. This involves about 200 units of the recalled
products and an undetermined number of recalled Canon cameras. The recalling
firms listed below fully complied with the negotiated terms of their original
Canon EOS Rebel T4i Digital Cameras
Recall Date: August 14, 2012
Original Sale Dates: June 2012 through July 2012
Hazard: A chemical used in the camera's rubber grips can result in a reaction that changes the grips from black to white and poses a risk of skin irritation.
Remedy: Free replacement grips
Contact: Canon at (855) 902-3277 between 8 a.m. to midnight ET Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Saturday, or visit the firm's website at www.usa.canon.com.
Recall Date: December 12, 2013
Original Sale Dates: August 2011 through November 2013
Hazard: An electronic component can fail, catch fire and ignite nearby items, posing fire and burn hazards.
Remedy: Gift card for a replacement item
Contact: Best Buy at (800) 566-7498 or www.BestBuy.com.
Definitive Technology SuperCube 2000 Subwoofers
Recall Date: March 28, 2013
Original Sale Dates: November 2012 through January 2013
Hazard: An internal failure with the subwoofer’s level input jack (RCA jack) results in a shock hazard.
Remedy: Free replacement
Contact: Definitive Technology at (800) 228-7148 from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.definitivetechnology.com.
Recall Date: August 9, 2012
Original Sale Dates: March 2006 through August 2009
Hazard: An electrical failure in the dishwasher's heating element can pose a fire hazard. Remedy: Free repair
Contact: GE toll-free at (866) 918-8760 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit www.geappliances.com/recall.
Recall Date: September 12, 2013
Original Sale Dates: January 2005 through August 2013
Hazard: The dehumidifiers can overheat, smoke and catch fire, posing fire and burn hazards.
Remedy: RefundContact: Gree toll-free at (866) 853-2802 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.greeusa.com.
iSi North America Twist’n Sparkle Beverage
Recall Date: July 5, 2012
Original Sale Dates: June 2010 through March 2012
Hazard: The plastic bottles can explode under pressure, expelling plastic parts, resulting in an injury hazard.
Remedy: Refund or store credit
Contact: iSi at (800) 645-3595 anytime or visit www.twistnsparkle.com.
LG Electronics Electric Ranges
Recall Date: November 8, 2012
Original Sale Dates: January 2006 through June 2010
Hazard: Burners on the electric ranges can fail to turn off after being switched off and the temperature setting can increase unexpectedly during use, posing burn and fire hazards.
Remedy: Free Repair
Contact: LG at (855) 400-4638 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, and from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, or www.LG.com/us.
LG Electronics Gas Dryers
Recall Date: August 21, 2012
Original Sale Dates: November 2009 through August 2010
Hazard: The gas valve in the recalled dryers can fail to shut off properly, continuing to heat the dryer and its contents after the drying cycle is complete. High temperatures inside and on the exterior surface of the dryers can scorch the drum, as well as burn or damage the dryer contents, posing a risk of burn, fire and smoke inhalation.
Remedy: Free repair
Contact: LG toll free at (866) 223-5355 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, and from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. CT on Saturday, or visit www.lg.com/us.
Samsonite Dual-Wattage Travel Converters
Recall Date: February 12, 2013
Original Sale Dates: January 2011 through December 2012
Hazard: The converter can overheat if a load in excess of 50 watts is applied to the converter while in the 50-watt setting. This poses a fire and burn hazard.
Remedy: Full Refund
Contact: Samsonite at (800) 382-7259 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.samsonite.com/recall.
Sauder Woodworking Company Gruga Office Chairs
Recall Date: November 7, 2012
Original Sale Dates: August 2009 through
Hazard: The seat plate can break, posing a fall hazard to consumers.
Remedy: Free replacement seat plate
Contact: Sauder Woodworking Company at (888) 800-4590 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or www.Sauder.com.
Dream On Me is
recalling Dream On Me Dinah High Chairs sold nationwide from November
2012 to November 2013. The leg or side opening of the chair can allow a
child’s body to pass through and become entrapped at the neck or fall from the
chair. This poses a strangulation and fall hazard.
The recall includes Dream On Me Dinah high chairs made with
a steel, powder coated tubing open-framed base with white plastic foot grips and
black with white trim or red with white trim fabric seats. “Dream On Me” is
printed on a label attached to the front of the tray.
Consumers should contact Dream On Me at (877) 201-4317 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday or online at www.dreamonme.com to receive a free repair kit. More info at www.recalls.org.
Oeuf is recalling Sparrow Cribs sold nationwide. The
slats/spindles and top rail can detach from the cribs and pose an entrapment
The recalled cribs were manufactured between July 2007 and
January 2014 and have one of the following model numbers: 1SPCR, 2SPCR, 4SPCR or
5SPCR. The manufacture date, in the MM-YYYY format, and the model number are
located on the warning label attached to the crib's mattress support.
Consumers should contact Oeuf at (844) 653-8527 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.oeufnyc.com to receive a free repair kit. More info at www.recalls.org.
WEEK ENDING JULY 19
Cycling Sports Group is recalling GT downhill mountain
bicycles sold nationwide and in Canada from February 2014 to June 2014. The
wheel hubs can break and cause the brake system to fail, posing crash and injury
This recall involves all 2014 GT Fury Expert and 2014 GT
Fury Team downhill mountain bicycles. The recalled Fury Expert model is blue
with red and white accents. The recalled Fury Team model is black with lime
green and blue accents.
Consumers should return the bicycle to the nearest
authorized GT dealer to have the complete front and rear wheels replaced free of
USB CAR CHARGERS
Popkiller is recalling USB car charger adapters, power
adapters and 8-pin charger cables sold nationwide from June 2013 to April 2014.
Improperly mounted plug blades, and inadequate electronic circuitry create a
fire and electrical shock hazards.
The car charger has model number HHT-001 located on the
flat side of the charger below the USB port. The Universal USB Power adapter has
model number A1265 printed directly above the plug blades on the grey surface.
There is no model number printed on the 8-pin USB charging cables.
Consumers should return the product to a store where sold
or send to Popkiller Headquarters for a full merchandise credit.
Nantucket Distributing is recalling Resin Wicker Outdoor
Patio Set Chairs sold nationwide during March 2014. The rear legs of the chair
can break, posing a fall hazard.
The recall includes Nantucket Distributing resin wicker
outdoor patio set chairs. The chairs were sold with a hang tag with item
Consumers should the set or chairs to any Christmas Tree
Shops, andThat!, or Christmas Tree Shops andThat! to receive a full refund for
the set or $17.50 for each chair.
Consumers can also contact Christmas Tree Shopsat (888) 287-3232 anytime or online at www.christmastreeshops.com. More info at www.recalls.org.
Halco is recalling ProLED bulbs sold nationwide from June
2009 to March 2014. The LED bulbs can overheat and fall onto consumers below,
posing impact and burn hazards.
This recall involves 14 Halco LED bulb models used in
recessed lights, as outdoor security lighting and in retail displays. A complete
list can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should contact Halco at (844) 277-0177 from 8
a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.halcolighting.com
for free replacement LED bulbs. More info at www.recalls.org.
Bollinger Fitness is recalling Fitness resistance bands
with door anchor attachment sold nationwide and in Canada from July 2012
to March 2014. A black plastic ball attached to the resistance band’s door
anchor can unexpectedly release and strike the user, posing an injury hazard.
This recall involves Bollinger Fitness Classic and
SoftTouch resistance bands with door attachment, model numbers 5771, 5772, 5773,
5774 and 5775. The Bollinger Fitness logo appears on the handles. The model
number can be found on the product’s packaging.
Consumers should contact Bollinger Fitness at (800) 255-6061 between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.bollingerfitness.com on instruction on how to receive a free replacement door attachment, including free shipping. More info at www.recalls.org.
GSK is recalling Panadol Advance® 100 count
caplets sold in Puerto Rico from November 2012 to February 2014. The packaging
is not child-resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act. These
products contain acetaminophen which is required by the Poison Prevention
Packaging Act to be sealed with child-resistant packaging.
This recall involves bottles of 100ct Panadol Advance pain
relievers. Lots numbers can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should contact GSK at (888) 912-8455 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.us.gsk.com for a refund. More info at www.recalls.org.
WEEK ENDING JULY 12
Gemini is recalling Power adaptor/chargers distributed at
trade shows nationwide from October 2013 to April 2014. The adaptors can
overheat, posing a burn hazard.
The recalled adaptor/chargers are used to charge cell
phones and other electronic products and have model number ADCP3-1000 imprinted
on the plug side of the adaptor.
Consumers should throw the items away.
Consumers can also contact Gemini
at (877) 230- 4985 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at
www.geminimanufacturing.net. More info at www.recalls.org.
Master Cutlery is recalling MTech USA Karambit Neck Knife
and Sheath sold exclusively at Big 5 Sporting Goods stores from March 2014 to
May 2014. The sheath does not hold the knife securely, allowing the knife to
fall out of the sheath unexpectedly. This poses a risk of laceration.
This recall involves the Karambit neck knife and sheath.
“MTech USA” is laser printed on the blade. Model number MT-664UC-SO is
marked on the back of the knife.
Consumers should contact Master Cutlery at (888) 271-7229
from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday. or online at
instructions on obtaining a free replacement sheath. More info at
Lifeguard Press is recalling Charging Kits sold nationwide
from February 2014 to June 2014. The
wall charger can overheat and emit smoke and sparks, posing fire and burn
hazards. The prongs on the charger can detach and remain in the electrical
outlet, posing a risk of electrical shock.
This recall involves seven models of charging kits with
universal serial bus (USB) connectors that are used to recharge Apple iPhone,
iPad and iPod devices. Complete list can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should contact Lifeguard Press at (800) 992-3006 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.lifeguardpress.com to return the charging kit for a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org.
WEEK ENDING JULY 5
Big Fireworks is
recalling Big Sword Fountain Devices sold nationwide from April 2014 to
June 2014. The handheld fountain device can unexpectedly explode, posing a risk
of impact and burn.
This recall involves Big Sword fireworks devices. The blue
and yellow sword has the Big Fireworks logo and the words “Big Sword”
printed on the front. The sword measures 30 inches and has model number 3609
printed above the product’s barcode.
Consumers should return the fireworks to the place of
purchase to receive a full refund.
Consumers can also contact Big Fireworks at (866) 514-6225 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.bigfireworks.com. More info at www.recalls.org.
All Power America
is recalling Single Stage Snow Thrower sold nationwide from September
2012 to December 2013. Exposure to Chinese gasoline for extended periods of time
while testing the product overseas caused the carburetor needle to become
corroded and allow fuel to leak, posing a fire hazard.
This recall involves All Power brand single stage snow
throwers. The model number of the recalled snow throwers is SB044P which is
printed on a yellow and black sticker located on the top of the unit with the
phrase “20 Inch Clearing Width.”
Consumers should contact All-Power at (888) 896-6881 from
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at http://www.allpoweramerica.com/
to obtain a free repair. More info at www.recalls.org.
recalling fixed-base routers and router bases sold nationwide and in
Canada from 1990 to April 2014. The router base handles are not insulated,
posing an electric shock hazard.
Four Porter-Cable 3 1/4 horsepower, electric, fixed-base
production routers and one production router base are being recalled. A complete
list can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should contact Porter-Cable at (888) 344-7973 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.portercable.com, for a free replacement router base. More info at www.recalls.org.
Sony is recalling VAIO Flip PC Laptops sold nationwide from
February 2014 to April 2014. The computers’ lithium-ion batteries can
overheat, posing fire and burn hazards.
This recall includes Sony’s VAIO Flip PC laptops with
model number (product name) SVF11N13CXS. The VAIO logo is etched on the outer
top of the computer, near the hinge.
WEEK ENDING JUNE 28
Winco is recalling Contraband 24
Canister Shell Fireworks Kits sold nationwide from February 2014 to June 2014.
The shell can blow up in the tube during firing, posing impact and burn hazards.
This recall involves Contraband 24
fireworks kits with canister shells and firing tubes that are designed to be
used multiple times. The front of the box has the words “Contraband 24,”
“24 Cannister Shells,” “Maximum Powder Load” printed in black and red.
Model number JP-933 is printed on the left front of the box above the warning.
Consumers should return the kits to
the place of purchase to receive a full refund.
Consumers can also contact Winco at (888) 697-2217 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.wincofireworks.com. More info at www.recalls.org.
Wolf Steel is recalling Napoleon GD3200-P and GD3200B-P
Propane Gas Fireplaces sold nationwide and in Canada from August 1992 to May
2001. The pressure from the ignition of the propane gas can cause the glass
front to break, posing a laceration hazard.
This recall involves the GD3200-P flush glass front and
GD3200B-P with a bay window, propane gas fireplaces. The model number GD3200-P
and GD3200B-P can be found in the center of the rating label. The rating label
is located on the base of the fireplace behind the lower louvered access door.
Consumers should contact their local Napoleon Fireplace
Hearth Dealer to arrange a service call to have a free upgrade kit installed on
Consumers can also contact Wolf Steel Ltd. at (866) 539-2039 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.napoleonfireplaces.com. More info at www.recalls.org.
Julie Vos is recalling women’s scarves sold nationwide
from January 2014 to February 2014. The scarves fail to meet the federal
flammability standard for wearing apparel and pose a risk of burn injuries.
This recall involves Julie Vos women’s scarves. The
scarves are 100 percent modal fabric, a type of rayon, and were sold in two
prints, Anchor and Sierra. Julie Vos is printed on a tag sewn into the back of
Consumers should contact Julie Vos at (646) 448-4345 from
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.julievos.com
to arrange to return the scarves for a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org.
TREK & SCOTT BICYCLES
Scott, Trek is recalling SR Suntour forks on model year
2011 through 2013 Scott and Trek bicycles sold nationwide from May 2010 to June
2014. The front fork can break, posing a crash hazard.
This recall involves SR Suntour front forks on 13 models of Scott and 11 models of Trek 2011, 2012 and 2013 bicycles. Complete list can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers with recalled Scott bicycles should take them to an authorized Scott dealer for a free repair. Consumers with recalled Trek bicycles should take them to an authorized Trek dealer for a free repair.Consumers can contact Scott USA at (888) 607-8365, ext. 2012, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at www.scott-sports.com Trek at (800) 373-4594 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at www.trekbikes.com. More info at www.recalls.org.
Coravin is recalling Wine Access System sold nationwide and
in Canada from July 2013 to June 2014. The system can cause wine bottles to
break during pressurization, posing a risk of lacerations.
This recall involves all Coravin™ 1000 Wine Access
Systems. The Coravin name and logo appear on the front side of the tube.
Consumers should contact Coravin at (844) 267-2846 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.coravin.com for a free repair kit. More info at www.recalls.org.
Stile Products is recalling Tern Folding Bicycles sold
exclusively at authorized Stile/Tern dealers nationwide and in Canada from
November 2011 to April 2014. The bike’s frame can crack at the hinge on the
top tube, posing a fall hazard.
The recall involves Link Uno, Link D7i, Link D8, Link P9,
Link P7i, and Link P24h models of Tern brand adult folding bikes. Recalled
bicycles have a 10-character alphanumeric serial number that begin with either
AI1133 through AI1137 or AI1151 through AI1213 stamped on the bottom bracket
shell of the bike.
Consumers should contact Stile Products at (888) 570-8376 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.ternbicycles.com or take the bike to an authorized dealer. Consumers will receive a free replacement. More info at www.recalls.org.
WEEK ENDING JUNE 21
Linear is recalling Personal Emergency Reporting System (PERS)
Transmitters sold nationwide from June 2008 to July 2011. The batteries used in
the transmitters can fail to emit a low battery warning leading the user to
believe the transmitter is functioning and not generate a warning.
The recall includes model numbers DXS-62A (black wristband
and a gray pendant), DXS-62A1 (ivory plastic belt clip pendant) and DXS-64 (gray
plastic pendant with a green circle in the center) which all have batteries that
are sealed into the products.
Consumers should contact Linear at (855) 546-2384 from 11
a.m. to 7:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.linear-pers.com
to receive a new replacement transmitter at no cost. More info at
Reebok-CCM is recalling Reebok TCPRE Senior and Junior
Goalie Throat Collars sold nationwide and in Canada from April 2012 to May 2014.
Throat collars have been decertified by BNQ in Canada due to the risk that a
skate blade could penetrate the collar, posing a laceration hazard to the
They have the BNQ certification mark screen printed and the
words "Ballistic Nylon Ballistique", "TCPRE SR or JR" and
sizing information on the right side of the collar base. Affected products have
the model number K101SR TCPRE or K101JR TCPRE located on the label sewn on the
inside of each throat collar pad.
Brooks Furniture is
recalling Glider Rockers sold exclusively through Kaplan Early Learning
Co. nationwide from October 2011 to December 2012. The spindles in the glider
base can separate while rocking, posing a fall hazard.
The recall includes two styles of Brooks Furniture glider
rockers 1529P and 1529V-LM. Brooks Furniture is printed on a label
attached to the seat cushions.
Consumers should contact Brooks Furniture at (800) 427-6657
from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Thursday, Friday from 8 a.m. to 3:30
p.m. ET or online at www.brooksfurnitureonline.com
to receive a free replacement base. More info at www.recalls.org.
Nokia is recalling Travel Charger Kits for Nokia Lumia 2520
Tablets sold nationwide from January 2014 to May 2014. The plastic cover on the
charger’s exchangeable plugs can come loose and separate, exposing internal
components that pose an electrocution hazard if touched while the plug remains
in a live socket.
The recall includes the Travel Charger kit sold separately
for the Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet, also called the AC-300 charger accessory kit.
The kit includes four different plugs for use in electrical outlets in the U.S.,
U.K., EU and Australia.
Consumers should contact Nokia at (888)665- 4228 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.nokia.com for instructions on receiving a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org.