WEEK ENDING NOVEMBER 22
FIRE ALARM CONTROL PANELS
Tyco Fire Protection is recalling Simplex 4100ES Fire Alarm
Control Panel sold exclusively at SimplexGrinnell from March 2014 to June 2014.
A defective chip in the alarm panel can cause premature battery failure
and prevent activation of devices during alarm conditions, posing a risk of
injury and property damage.
The recalled Simplex 4100ES Fire Control Panel is an
addressable fire alarm control panel that can support up to 2,500 addressable
points, fire alarm and emergency voice communications and peer-to-peer
networking operations. The panels have Simplex 4100ES printed on the front of
SimplexGrinnell is inspecting and replacing all circuit
boards with the defective chip. Simplex Grinnell and Tyco are contacting
Consumers can contact Tyco at
(800) 746-7539 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at
More info at www.recalls.org.
Bob-Cat is recallingBob-Cat Zero Turn Riding Mower sold
nationwide from January 2013 to April 2014. The steering control arm component
can break under normal use, causing driver to lose control and crash.
Complete list can be found at www.recalls.org.
Mower should be returned to the dealer where purchased for
free repair with a newly designed control arm component.
Consumers can also contact Bob-Cat
at (866) 469-1242 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online
at www.bobcatturf.com. More info at
Leatherman is recalling Leatherman® Leap™ multi-tool
sold nationwide and in Canada from August 2014 to September 2014. The lock
mechanism on the optional knife blade can inadvertently release the blade,
posing a laceration hazard.
This recall involves the Leatherman Leap multi-purpose tool
that was designed for users age nine and up. The words Leatherman and LeapTM
appear on one side of the multi-tool.
Consumers should contact Leatherman at (888) 212-2438 from
7 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.leatherman.com
for a free replacement multi-tool, including shipping. More info at
Graco is recalling Aspen, Breeze, Capri, Cirrus, Glider,
Kite, LiteRider, Sierra, Solara, Sterling and TravelMate Model Strollers and
Travel Systems sold nationwide, in Canada and Mexico from April 2000 to November
2014. The folding hinge on the sides of the stroller can pinch a child’s
finger, posing a laceration or amputation hazard.
A complete list can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers can contact Graco Products at (800) 345-4109 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.gracobaby.com for a free repair kit. More info at www.recalls.org.
Hoppe’s is recalling Hoppe's Semi-Auto Gun Bore Cleaner
sold nationwide from January 2010 to July 2014. Bottles have a child-resistant
cap that can become loose
The recalled item number is SA904 and can be found above
the UPC code on the label.
Consumers should contact Hoppe’s at (800) 796-4760 Monday
through Thursday 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. CT and 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CT on
Friday, or online at www.hoppes.com
for a free replacement product and disposal instructions. More info at
Mohawk is recalling Altitude Gold shag rugs sold exclusively at The Home Depot stores nationwide, Puerto Rice and Canada from August 2013 to September 2014. The large rugs fail to meet federal standards for flammability and could ignite, posing fire and burn hazards.
This recall involves large and small Altitude shag area
rugs. Large rugs came in sizes 59 inches x 84 inches with SKU number 1000012476
or 1000037219, 72 inches x 120 inches with SKU number 1000012477 and 84 inches x
120 inches with SKU number 1000037220. Small rugs came in sizes 24 inches x 36
inches with SKU number 1000037217 and 24 inches x 48 inches with SKU number
Consumers should contact Mohawk at (877) 737-8343 from 8
a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, or online at www.mohawkflooring.com
to receive a refund for the large rugs and a warning label to be affixed to
the underside of the small rugs. More info at www.recalls.org.
POWER BANK CHARGERS
AP Specialties is recalling Two-Tone Power Bank Charger
given as promotional items from November 2013 to August 2014. When unit is being
charged or being used to charge another device, it can overheat, causing a fire
Power Bank charger is a self-contained energy source used
to charge cell phones and other devices when an electrical outlet is not
available. On the white top of the charger in black letters are “OUT DC5V”
and “IN DC5V”.
DIGITAL AUDIO RECORDERS
Olympus is recalling Olympus DS-5500 digital audio
recorders sold nationwide from February 2014 to June 2014. The recalled
recorders can overheat when charging, posing a burn hazard.
This recall involves Olympus digital audio recorders with
model number DS-5500. “Olympus” and “Digital Voice Recorder
DS-5500” are printed on the front of the recorder.
Consumers should contact Olympus, at (800) 622-6372 from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.getolympus.com, or the retailer where the recorder was purchased, to receive a full refund, free repair or a free replacement recorder. More info at www.recalls.org.
Black Diamond Equipment is recalling Whippet Ski Poles sold
nationwide from January 2014 to November 2014. The stainless steel pick in the
handgrip can break and fail to slow or stop users from sliding downhill on a
snow or ice covered slope, posing a risk of injury.
This recall includes Black Diamond Whippet and Whippet
Carbon ski poles manufactured May 2013 through January 2014. Complete
description can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should contact Black Diamond at (800) 775-5552
from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or online at www.blackdiamondequipment.com
to receive a free replacement for the upper shaft. More info at
recalling DD Brand Candles sold exclusively at Hobby Lobby stores
nationwide from June 2014 to October 2014. The candles’ high flame can ignite
the surface of the wax, posing a fire hazard.
This recall involves DD branded candles sold in 5- and 12-
ounce Mason jars, 10- and 20-ounce decorative jars, 13-ounce coffee tins and
13-ounce holiday-themed jars. Complete description can be found at
Consumers should return the candles to the nearest Hobby
Consumers can also contact CoScentrix at (888) 298-2722 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.coscentrix.com. More info at www.recalls.org.
WEEK ENDING NOVEMBER 15
TANKLESS WATER HEATERS
Challenger Supply Holdings is recalling Tankless gas water
heaters sold nationwide and in Canada from July 2008 to August 2014. The water
heaters can overheat, posing a fire hazard.
This recall involves all models of single- and dual-purpose
Coaire and Quietside brand tankless gas water heaters. The words “S-Line
Condensing” are on the top front and brand names “Coaire” or
“Quietside” are on the bottom front of the recalled water heaters.
Consumers should contact Challenger Supply Holdings at
(800) 729-6118 between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.challengersupply.com
to arrange for a free repair. More info at www.recalls.org.
Venmar Ventilation is recalling Air exchangers sold
nationwide and in Canada from January 2002 to May 2008. The motor in the air
exchangers can overheat, posing a fire hazard.
This recall involves air exchangers with and without heat recovery sold under different brands that are used to circulate air in and out of the home. Complete list can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should contact Venmar Ventilation at (866)
441-4645 anytime or online at www.venmar.ca
to request a free inspection and repair by a Venmar field technician.
More info at www.recalls.org.
Ventamatic is recalling Cool Draft Misting Fans sold
nationwide from November 2013 to August 2014. The fan’s wiring is not properly
grounded, posing electric shock and fire hazards.
This recall involves Cool Draft misting mid pressure and
high pressure misting fans. Cool Draft by Ventamatic is printed on a sticker on
the fan’s water tank and www.cooldraft.com
is printed on a sticker in the center of all of fans.
Aqua Lung is
expanding its recall of Aqua Lung buoyancy compensators with SureLock II
weight pocket handles sold nationwide
and in Canada from September 2008 to October 2014. The rubber handles can
detach as divers are trying to remove the weight pockets to rise to the surface
in an emergency. This poses a drowning hazard.
This recall involves all Aqua Lung buoyancy compensator
vests with SureLock II rubber handles attached to the weight pockets, including
those with SureLock II handles that were replaced in the previous recall.
Details can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should return the two weight pockets to an
authorized Aqua Lung dealer to receive a free inspection and free newly-designed
replacement weight pocket handles.
Consumers can also contact Aqua
Lung at (855) 355-7170 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or www.aqualung.com.
More info at www.recalls.org.
recalling “Hello Kitty® Birthday Lollipop” Whistles distributed
exclusively at McDonald's restaurants nationwide from October 2014 to November
2014 Components inside of the whistle can detach, posing choking and aspiration
The recalled whistles are red and were included in a
plastic Hello Kitty figurine holding a pink heart-shaped lollipop. The
text “©1976, 2014 SANRIO CO., LTD.” appears above Hello Kitty’s face on
the whistle, and “Made for McDonald’s China CCW Chine” appears below Hello
Kitty’s face on the whistle.
Consumers should return the whistle to any McDonald’s for
a free replacement toy and either a yogurt tube or a bag of apple slices.
WEEK ENDING NOVEMBER 8
recalling 4Seasons folding lounge chaira sold exclusively at Ross Stores
nationwide between April and June 2013. The chair can tip or recline too
quickly, posing a fall hazard.
The affected product SKU numbers are 400085136029 (bronze
fabric and frame), 400085136036 (turquoise fabric and a white frame), and
400085136043 (orange fabric and a white frame).
4Seasons will provide a full refund to all consumers who
present the cut-out fabric and tag.
WEEK ENDING NOVEMBER 1
PERSONAL RESPONSE KITS
Visonic is recalling Visonic Amber Pendants and Visonic
Amber Kits sold exclusively at Leased by Life Alert Emergency Response from May
2013 to July 2014. An accelerated circuit drain of the pendant battery can
result in a decreased battery life and shorter than expected “low battery”
warning period, from 30 days down to a nine day warning period.
This recall involves Visonic Amber Pendants MCT-212 GS LA S
(315) ENR and Visonic Amber Kits GS LA (315) KIT2. Recalled pendants sold
separately have part number 0-102511 and serial numbers 0114147681 through
2015044165, 2513325212 through 4313226157 and 4513346942 through 5113063274.
Pendants sold as part of the kit have model number 0-102371 and serial numbers
0114147759 through 1713321693, 1913433218 through 3313297879 and 3713561718
Consumers should immediately contact Visonic at (800)
223-0020 from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.visonic.com
or their alarm service provider for instructions on receiving a replacement
pendant. More info at www.recalls.org.
MODULAR STORAGE BARS
Cost Plus World
Market is recalling Modular Storage Bars sold nationwide from June 2014
to August 2014. When weight is applied to the storage bar, the screws holding
the mounting plate can pull out of the bar allowing the storage bar to fall,
posing an injury hazard.
The recall includes wall-mounted storage bars made of
medium-density fiberboard with an oak wood finish that allow hanging storage
accessories to be attached. The storage bars have SKU numbers 491996
(long) and 491997 (short) printed on the UPC sticker attached to the product
Consumers should return them to any Cost Plus World Market
or World Market store for a free replacement.
Consumers can also contact Cost
Plus World Market at (877) 967-5362 from 7
a.m. to midnight ET daily or online at www.worldmarket.com.
More info at www.recalls.org.
Tectron International is
recalling 3-in-1 USB phone charger distributed for school fundraisers
from July 2014 to August 2014. The charger can overheat while in use, posing a
The 3-in-1 USB charging cable is used to charge
iPhone4S/4G/3GS/3G, iPhone5, iPad mini/iPad4 and android phones. Item NO. USB29B
is printed on label on the outside of the pouch.
SPA DRAIN COVERS
Waterway Plastics is recalling Designer Pro Series Suction
Covers sold nationwide from June 2011 to June 2013. The drain suction cover can
become disengaged from the spa wall, posing an entrapment hazard.
This recall involves Waterway Plastics Designer Pro Series
suction covers with model number 640-52XX S, printed on top of the outside edge
of the plastic. Complete list can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should contact Waterway Plastics at (866)
719-6044, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or website at www.waterwayplastics.com
for inspection instructions and information on receiving a free replacement
cover. More info at www.recalls.org.
Cane Creek is recalling DBINLINE Rear Shock sold nationwide
and in Canada from May 2014 to
September 2014. The shock absorber is marked with graphics that incorrectly
identify the adjustment directions for High Speed Rebound (HSR) damping.
Following these directions will cause unexpected behavior by a bike’s
suspension and pose a fall hazard.
This recall involves Cane Creek Cycling Components DBINLINE
bicycle rear shock absorbers. Recalled products have a serial number on the
underside of the top valve body in the following ranges: AA00002 – AA07304 and
SA00077 – SA03926. A complete list can be found at www.recalls.org.
Meijer is recalling Halloween Projector Flashlights sold
nationwide from September 2014 to October 2014. The flashlight can overheat and
melt the plastic handle, posing a burn risk.
This recall involves a Signature Designs
Halloween image projector. A clear label with "Signature Designs (HK) Ltd,
Ningbo, China, 14-121-02, 05/2014" printed in white is on the side of the
handle opposite the orange on/off switch.
Consumers should return the flashlight to the customer
service desk at any Meijer store or contact Meijer for a full refund.
Nutek Disposables, Inc. of McElhattan, PA is recalling all
lots of baby wipes that it manufactured under the brand names Cuties,
Diapers.com, Femtex, Fred's, Kidgets, Member's Mark, Simply Right, Sunny Smiles,
Tender Touch, and Well Beginnings, because some packages may contain bacteria.
These wipes were distributed by Nutek prior to October 21, 2014 to the following
retail stores: Walgreens, Sam's Club, Family Dollar, Fred's, and Diapers.com.
Complete list can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers who have purchased this product can return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers can contact Nutek at 1-855-646-4351, Monday through Friday, 10 AM – 4 PM EDT. More info at www.recalls.org.
WEEK ENDING OCTOBER 25
Arctic Cat is recalling Single-Rider and 2UP ATVs sold
nationwide from May 2007 to October 2014. Components in the front gear case can
fail, posing a risk of loss of control and crash hazard.
This recall involves model year 2008 and 2009 Arctic Cat
single-rider and 2 UP style ATVs. More info can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should contact an Arctic
Cat dealer to schedule a free repair.
WEEK ENDING OCTOBER 18
TV WALL MOUNTS
Milestone AV Technologies is recalling Sanus Simplicity
SLF5 flat screen television wall mounts sold exclusively at Costco from July
2013 to September 2014. The nut securing the television to the main arm assembly
can loosen causing the attached television to become detached from the arm
assembly, posing an impact hazard.
This recall involves the Sanus Simplicity model SLF5. The
words “Sanus Simplicity” are located on the top left corner of the box the
product is sold in and on the instructions manual.
The company is contacting consumers and providing a free
Michaels Stores is recalling Folding Tables sold
exclusively at Michaels Stores nationwide from April 2014 to May 2014. The
folding tables can collapse under excessive weight, posing an impact or falling
The Ashland Summer Living Vintage Wood Folding Table has a
14-inch round tabletop made of red medium density fiberboard. SKU 309950 and UPC
886946388804 are printed on a hangtag on the tables. Phase MDF and 01276
are printed on a black and white label under the table.
Consumers should return the tables to any Michaels store
for a full refund.
Consumers can also contact Michaels
at (800) 642-4235 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 6
p.m. CT Saturday, or online at www.michaels.com.
More info at www.recalls.org.
Toys R Us is recalling Just Like Home Toy Toaster Sets sold
exclusively at Toys R Us stores nationwide and in Canada from July 2013 to
August 2014. The plastic toast, under pressure, can crack and break into small
pieces creating sharp edges and posing a choking hazard.
“Just like home” is printed in white on the front right
bottom corner of the toaster. Model number 5F60589 is printed on a white label
on the bottom of the toaster and above the UPC bar code in the lower right hand
corner of the product packaging.
Consumers should return the toy to any Toys R Us to receive
a full refund.
Consumers can also contact Toys R Us at (800) 869-7787 anytime or online at www.toysrus.com. More info at www.recalls.org.