NOVEMBER 25 - BATTERY PACKS
Goal Zero is recalling Goal Zero Sherpa brand 50 and 120
rechargeable battery packs sold nationwide and in Canada from March
2010 to November 2013. The battery packs can overcharge, overheat,
bulge and melt the battery pack’s enclosure, posing a fire hazard
and risk of property damage.
This recall involves Goal Zero’s Sherpa brand 50 and 120
rechargeable battery packs that are used to charge cell phones,
tablets, laptops and other devices. The serial number is printed on
the other side. Serial numbers that start with S/N 11002 or S/N
11102 are included in the recall.
Consumers should contact Goal Zero at (877) 897-3193 from 6 a.m. to
6 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or online at www.goalzero.com for a
free replacement battery pack. More info at
NOVEMBER 25 - DOORS FOR UTILITY VEHICLES
Pro Armor is recalling doors for Polaris RZR 800 and 900 Utility
Vehicles sold nationwide from June 2014 to October 2014. The latch
pin can disengage from the latch and allow the door to open while
the vehicle is moving.
This recall involves Pro Armor doors sold as accessories for model
year 2010 through 2014 Polaris RZR 800 and RZR 900 models. The door
frame has the logo and "Pro Armor" on the top tube.
Consumers should contact Pro Armor at (888) 312-7667 between 8 a.m.
and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.proarmor.com
for a free repair kit. More info at www.recalls.org.
NOVEMBER 20 - 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 the panel.
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
www.tycosimplexgrinnell.com. More info at www.recalls.org.
NOVEMBER 20 - RIDING MOWERS
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
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 www.recalls.org.
NOVEMBER 20 - MULTI-TOOL
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
NOVEMBER 20 - GRACO STROLLERS
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
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.
NOVEMBER 19 - GUN CLEANER
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
[to top of second column]
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 www.recalls.org.
NOVEMBER 19 - MOHAWK RUGS
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
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 1000037218
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
NOVEMBER 19 - 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 hazard.
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”.
Consumers should contact AP Specialties at (888) 877-7221 from 8
a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at
www.apspecialties.com for a replacement. More info at
NOVEMBER 19 - 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
NOVEMBER 18 - SKI POLES
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
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 www.recalls.org.
NOVEMBER 18 - DD CANDLES
CoScentrix is 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
Consumers should return the candles to the nearest Hobby Lobby.
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.