RECALLS THIS WEEK: Booster Seats, Gas Ranges, and Other Product Recalls

Special to Huntingtonnews.net, with information from www/Recalls.org.

 

BOOSTER SEATS

OXO is recalling Nest Booster Seats sold nationwide and in Canada from September 2014 to April 2015. The stitching on the restraint straps can loosen which allows the straps to separate from the seat, posing a fall hazard.

This recall involves the Nest Booster Seat sold in green (model 6367200), pink (model 6367300), taupe (model 6367500) and orange (model 6367400) with a white base. A sticker affixed to the underside of the seat reads “Nest Booster Seat” with the model number and manufacture date.

Consumers should contact OXO at (800) 545-4411 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.oxo.com for a free repair kit with redesigned safety straps and installation instructions. More info at www.recalls.org.

GAS RANGES

Viking Range is recalling Gas ranges sold nationwide and in Canada from July 2007 to June 2014. The ranges’ ovens can turn on by themselves, posing a burn hazard.

This recall involves Viking Range freestanding gas ranges sold in stainless steel, black, white and 21 different colors and finishes. Complete list of model and serial numbers can be found at www.recalls.org.

Consumers should contact Viking Range at (877) 929-2581, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or www.vikingrange.com to schedule a free in-home repair. More info at www.recalls.org.

MARINE WINCHES

Hewitt is recalling Chain driven winches sold nationwide from April 2014 to October 2014. The top and bottom roller chains in the winch can break, causing the winch and marine lift to fail. This can pose an injury hazard.

This recall includes Hewitt Machine & Manufacturing winches with model number 1501, 2001 and 2501 printed on the front label of the product. The winches can be used in various marine lifts. Recalled winches were manufactured December 2013 through September 2014 and have a date code in the MM YY format stamped on the front right side of the product.

Consumers should contact Hewitt Machine & Manufacturing at (800) 544-2067 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, online at www.hewitt-roll-a-dock.com or their local dealer to arrange for a free replacement of the roller chains. More info at www.recalls.org.

WEIGHT BENCHES

Valor Athletics is recalling Olympic Weight Benches sold nationwide from January 2014 to September 2014.The weld joining the front leg to the main frame can break, posing an injury hazard.

This recall involves Valor Fitness BF-38 Flat/Incline/Decline Olympic Benches. The Valor Fitness logo and model number are on the main cross frame between the two uprights.

Consumers should contact Valor Fitness at (844) 277-1641 Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET, or online at www.valorathleticsinc.com for a free repair. More info at www.recalls.org.

GAS RANGES

Electrolux is recalling Kenmore Elite Ranges sold exclusively at Sears stores nationwide from June 2014 to October 2014. The burner flame can go out while the gas is turned on. This can allow gas to escape and poses fire and burn hazards.

This recall involves Sears Kenmore stainless steel slide-in ranges with gas cooktops and electric ovens. Model number 790.42603xxx with serial numbers ranging from AF42500601 through AF43000916 and model number 790.42613xxx with serial numbers ranging from AF42500541 through AF43103647 are included. The model and serial numbers are located on the inside frame of the range door on the left side

Consumers should contact Sears at (888) 710-9284 between 7 a.m. and 9 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, Saturday between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT or online at www.sears.com for a free inspection and free repair. More info at www.recalls.org.

KENMORE RANGES

Sears is recalling Sears Kenmore Elite slide-in ranges sold exclusively at Sears stores nationwide from May 2014 to April 2015. The stainless steel trim below the range control panel can have a sharp edge, posing a laceration hazard.

This recall involves Sears Kenmore Elite stainless steel slide-in gas, electric and dual-fuel ranges. Model and serial numbers can be found at www.recalls.org.

Consumers should  contact Sears at (800) 873-5011 between 7 a.m. and 9 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT on Saturday or online at www.sears.com for a free inspection and free repair. More info at www.recalls.org.

ESPRESSO MAKERS

Precision Trading is recalling PREMIUM® Espresso Makers sold in Florida and Puerto Rico from November 2014 to February 2015. The filler cap at the top of the unit can crack and allow steam to escape, posing a risk of burns. In addition, the cap can pop off unexpectedly as a result of pressure buildup, posing a risk of injury.

This recall involves Precision Trading Corp.’s PREMIUM® four-cup Espresso Makers manufactured in September 2014 and November 2014.  The recalled units have model number PEM585 and product date code “0914” or “1114” printed on a rating label affixed to the bottom of the espresso maker. The Premium logo is printed on the bottom front of the espresso maker.

Consumers should contact Precision Trading Corp. at (800) 477-4501 from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit www.premiumus.com to request a free replacement cap. More info at www.recalls.org.

COFFEE CUP SLEEVES

Kaldi’s Coffee Roasting is recalling Java Jacket Disposable Cup Sleeves sold at Kaldi's Coffee Roasting stores in Missouri from February 2014 to March 2015. The Java Jacket cup sleeve can ignite if used in a microwave, posing a fire hazard.

This recall involves Kaldi’s Coffee Java Jackets disposable paper cup sleeves used with 12- and 16-ounce paper cups. The black paper cup sleeves have the “Kaldi’s Coffee” and the company logo printed on the front, and “100% Recycled Paperboard” printed on the back.

Consumers should discard the recalled Java Jackets.

Consumers can also contact Kaldi’s at (888) 892-6333 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at http://kaldiscoffee.com/ More info at www.recalls.org.


HUNTING BOOTS

Rocky Brands is recalling Hunting Boots sold nationwide during March 2015. The boots’ snake guard can fail to protect the wearer’s feet from a snake bite.

The recalled boots are 16-inch tall rubber hunting boots sold under the Rocky brand name. A white label on the inside of the shaft of has the Rocky logo, product number RKYS153, a date code between 12-14 and 01-15 in the MM-YY format and the words "Men’s 16 Silent Hunter Snake Boot, Camo" below the product number and date code.

Consumers should contact Rocky Brands at (866) 245-2159 from 8 a.m. to 12 a.m. ET Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday or online at www.rockybrands.com for a full refund or a free pair of replacement snakebite-proof hunting boots. More info at www.recalls.org.

CROSSBOWS

TenPoint Crossbow Technologies is recalling TenPoint and Wicked Ridge crossbows sold nationwide from January 2011 to May 2015. After the safety has been re-engaged, the crossbows can fire under certain circumstances if a consumer pulls the trigger, posing an injury hazard.

This recall involves nine models of two brands of crossbows that can be identified by their serial numbers, which are located on the left side of the barrel of the crossbow below the trigger box. The TenPoint or Wicked Ridge brand name is printed on both sides of the crossbow barrel on all models except the GT Flex. A complete list can be found at www.recalls.org.

Consumers should contact TenPoint at (800) 548-6837 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.tenpointcrossbows.com/ and www.wickedridgecrossbows.com for detailed instructions on how to inspect any TenPoint or Wicked Ridge crossbow and instructions on how to receive a free repair. More info at www.recalls.org.