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RECALLS THIS WEEK: Ceiling Light Fixtures, Dehumidifier, and Other Product Recalls
Thursday, September 12, 2013 - 19:26 Special to HuntingtonNews.Net
This recall involves round ceiling-mounted light fixtures sold in satin nickel, bronze, polished brass, antique brass, white, or bronze finishes with a domed white or amber glass shade. The 16 recalled light fixtures were sold as Dolan Designs models 502-30, 522-09, 522-14, 522-18, 522-22, 522-30, 522-32, 522-60, 522-78, 5332-133, 5372-66, 5372-78, 5382-20, 5382-55, 5382-100 and 5392-20.
Consumers should return the fixtures to the place of purchase to obtain a free replacement fixture, or contact Dolan Designs at (855) 553-6526, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday; to schedule a free in-home repair. More info at www.recalls.org.
Gree is recalling 12 Brands of Dehumidifiers sold nationwide and in Canada from January 2005 to August 2013. The dehumidifiers can overheat, smoke and catch fire, posing fire and burn hazards.
This recall involves 20, 25, 30, 40, 45, 50, 65 and 70-pint dehumidifiers with brand names Danby, De?Longhi, Fedders, Fellini, Frigidaire, Gree, Kenmore, Norpole, Premiere, Seabreeze, SoleusAir and SuperClima. A complete list can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should contact Gree at (866) 853-2802 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, and on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET, or online at www.greeusa.com to receive a full refund. More info atwww.recalls.org.
Hachette Book Group is recalling Children's books titled ?Count my Kisses, 1, 2, 3? and ?Red, Green, Blue, I Love You? sold nationwide and in Canada from June 2013 to August 2013. A metal rod holding small beads on the cover of books can detach and release small parts that present a choking hazard. A detached metal bar can expose a sharp edge posing a laceration hazard.
The board-shaped children?s books have cut out covers that serve as a handle and include an embedded bar in the handle with beads for children to play with. Two titles are included:
Count my Kisses, 1, 2, 3, ISBN: 978-0-316-13354-8, has five colored cylindrical wooden beads with printed hearts on the rod; and,
Red, Green, Blue, I Love You, ISBN: 978-0-316-13353-1, has five colored circular wooden beads on the metal rod.
Consumers should return the books to the place of purchase for a full refund.
Consumers can also contact Hachette Book Group at (888) 965-5802 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday throughFriday, or online at www.hachettebookrecall.com. More info at www.recalls.org.
L.L.Bean is recalling L.L.Bean Deluxe Packaway Boat Carts sold exclusively at L.L. Bean stores nationwide from March 2012 to June 2013. The cart?s plastic wheel rims can burst when the rubber tires are over-inflated, posing an injury hazard.
This recall involves L.L.Bean?s Deluxe Packaway Boat Carts used to haul canoes and kayaks into or out of the water by hand. The carts have a white and blue aluminum frame with rubber tires and have two black nylon straps marked L.L.Bean.
Consumers should call L.L.Bean at (800) 555-9717 anytime, or online at www.llbean.com for new instructions and psi stickers to put on the wheels of the cart. More info at www.recalls.org.
MOTORCYCLE TRAINING WHEELS
Cambridge Metal & Plastics is recalling Motorcycle Training Wheels sold nationwide from July 2012 to June 2013. Bolts and nuts securing the wheel can loosen and cause the rider to lose control, posing a crash hazard.
The recalled products are Moose Racing brand training wheels for youth motorcycles and the replacement wheel kit. The Moose Racing logo appears on the left and right sides of the axle. Replacement wheel kits and training wheels that fit the following youth motorcycle models are being recalled: Honda XR/CRF 50, Kawasaki KDX/Suzuki JR 50, KTM 50, Suzuki DRZ 70, Yamaha PW50 and Yamaha TTR 50.
Consumers should contact Cambridge Metal & Plastics at (800) 457-0580 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Mondaythrough Friday or online at www.cmp-wwm.com to have them repaired free of charge. More info atwww.recalls.org.
EMERGENCY RESPONSE SYSTEMS
Visonic is recalling Visonic Amber Classic and Amber SelectX Personal Emergency Response System (PERS) Kits sold nationwide from January 2008 to August 2013. A single Amber Base station set to Common Area Mode will not detect a low battery or dead battery warning signal from the remote pendant that notifies the end user or system administrator to replace the pendant battery.
The recalled Visonic Amber Personal Emergency Response System (PERS) kit enables a user to push a button on a pendant to signal a request for assistance. Recalled Classic models have catalog number 0-7425 and serial numbers 0408044281 through 4410052723. www.recalls.org has the complete description of the recalled item.
Consumers should immediately contact their system installer or a Visonic alarm installation professional to determine if their Amber base station is set to Common Area Mode, and if so, to either reset their unit to another mode or make other system changes.
Consumers can also 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. More info at www.recalls.org.
Be Amazing! Toys is recalling Monster Science Growing Spiders sold nationwide from August 2011 to November 2012. The soft and colorful product can be mistaken by a child for candy. When the marble-sized toy is ingested, it can expand inside a child?s body and cause intestinal obstructions, resulting in severe discomfort, vomiting, dehydration and could be life threatening.
This recall involves Monster Science Growing Spider toy sets, with model number 7280 for product sold at Cracker Barrel Old Country Stores and Spirit Halloween and model number 7289 for product sold at Target.
Consumers should contact Be Amazing! Toys at (877) 798-9795, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday throughFriday, or online at www.beamazingtoys.com for a refund. More info at www.recalls.org.
Eco-Novelty is recalling Jumbo Size and Jumbo Multipurpose Cosmo Beads sold nationwide from June 2011 to August 2013. The hard and colorful toy can be easily mistaken for candy by a child. When the bead is ingested, it expands and can cause intestinal obstructions inside a child?s body, resulting in severe discomfort, vomiting, dehydration and could be life threatening.
The toys are water absorbing beads that when placed in water will hydrate up to the size of a racquetball. On the front of the toy packages it states Cosmo Beads ? Colorful Water Balls, Just Add Water, Biodegradable, Non-toxic and Colorfast. The packages have yellow and black color on the upper left corner and red in the lower right corner. The beads can be seen through an oval, cellophane window near the bottom of the package.
Consumers should contact Eco-Novelty at (231) 222-4200 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, for a refund. More info at www.recalls.org.
Crosman is recalling Air pistols sold nationwide from November 2012 to June 2013. The air pistols can explode at high temperatures, propelling the pistol?s broken plastic pieces into the air, and posing a risk of serious eye and other injuries.
This recall involves Crosman semi-automatic style air pistols with model numbers C21, C31 and 9-C31BRM with serial numbers beginning with 12J, 12K, 12L, 12M, 13A, 13B or 13C. The model and serial numbers are located on side of the air pistol.
Consumers should contact Crosman at (866) 583-7340 anytime, or online at www.crosman.com for instructions to return the air pistols to Crosman for a free replacement air gun or a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org.