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RECALLS THIS WEEK: Angle Grinders, Beverage Dispenser, and Other Product Recalls
Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 15:51 Special to HuntingtonNews.Net
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 hazard.
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 packaging.
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.
VARIOUS RECALLED PRODUCTS
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 atwww.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 recall.
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 throughFriday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Saturday, or visit the firm's website atwww.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 throughFriday 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 Carbonation Systems
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 throughFriday, 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 throughFriday,
or online at www.samsonite.com/recall.
Sauder Woodworking Company Gruga Office Chairs
Recall Date: November 7, 2012
Original Sale Dates: August 2009 through September 2012
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.
Consumers can also contact Best Buy can be reached at (800) 566-7498 from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. CT Monday through Friday and weekends from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. CT or online at www.bestbuy.com. More info at www.recalls.org.
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 atwww.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 hazard.
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.