Recalls: Strollers, snowmobiles listed
The following recalls were issued Jan. 24 - 28 by federal and state agencies:
Toy Horse Figures: Blip Toys is recalling Nature Wonders HD Pinto Horse Toy Figures sold at Walmart January - July 2009. The surface paint coating on the horse contains excessive levels of lead. This recall involves the Nature Wonders HD pinto horse toy figures with model number 92093. The plastic horse is white with brown spots and measures about 4-inches-tall. The model number and "Nature Wonders HD" are printed on the retail tag wrapped around the horse's leg. Consumers should contact Blip Toys, 888-405-7696, www.bliptoys.com, to receive a free replacement toy.
Toy Helicopters: RadioShack Corp. is recalling Danbar Knight Hawk Toy Helicopters sold at RadioShack stores October - November 2009. The battery housing under the helicopter canopy can overheat while charging, posing a fire hazard. This recall involves Danbar Toys Knight Hawk 3D remote control helicopters. The helicopter can be identified by model number 006047 marked on the back of the controller and the Knight Hawk 3D logo on the front of the controller. The product was sold at RadioShack as catalog number 600-0566 (60-566) for ages 8 and up. Consumers should return the toy to the nearest RadioShack store for a full refund. Consumers can also contact RadioShack, www.radioshack.com, 800-843-7422.
Refrigerators: Liebherr-Canada Ltd. is recalling Liebherr built-in 24-inch-wide single-door refrigerators sold January 2005 - November 2009. The refrigerator's door can detach, posing an injury hazard. This recall involves model numbers R1400, RI1400, RB1400, and RBI1400 sold individually or as a component of side-by-side refrigerators. "Liebherr" is written on the top interior control panel. The model number can be found on a label located behind the bottom drawer on the left interior side of the single door refrigerator. The side-by-side refrigerators were marketed as model numbers SBS240, SBS24 I0, SBS245, SBS24I5. This model number is not found on the product. Consumers should contact Liebherr, 877-337-2653, www.liebherr-appliances.com, to schedule a free in-home repair.
Strollers: Regal Lager Inc. is recalling CYBEX Strollers sold August - November 2009. The stroller's hinge mechanism poses a fingertip amputation and laceration hazard to the child when the consumer is unfolding/opening the stroller. This recall involves Ruby, Onyx and Topaz models of CYBEX umbrella strollers. "CYBEX" is printed on the side of the strollers. Consumers should contact Regal Lager, 800-593-5522, www.regallager.com, to receive a free hinge cover retrofit kit.
Snowmobiles: Yamaha Motor Corporation USA is recalling 2009 Model Year FX10 Snowmobiles sold June 2008 - January 2010. A bolt in the right front A arm can loosen in the suspension/steering system, resulting in the sudden loss of steering control. This poses a risk of injury or death to riders. The recall involves the 2009 FX10 snowmobiles. Consumers should contact an authorized Yamaha dealer to schedule a free repair. Consumers can also contact Yamaha, www.yamaha-motor.com, 800-962-7926.
Water Bottles: Starbucks Coffee Company is recalling Glass Water Bottles sold by Starbucks during January 2010. The glass water bottle and/or its stopper can shatter when the consumer is removing or inserting the stopper, posing a laceration hazard. This recall involves clear glass water bottles with SKU number 11003503. The 20-ounce water bottles have the words "Glass Water Bottle" printed on a blue label affixed to the bottle. Consumers should return the product to the Starbucks location where purchased to receive a full refund. Consumers can also contact Starbucks, www.starbucks.com, 877-492-6333.
For more information: www.recalls.org