Popular baby items and toys recalled
Jardine Enterprises is recalling Jardine cribs sold nationwide from January
2002 to May 2008. The wooden crib slats and spindles can break, creating a
gap, which can pose an entrapment and strangulation hazard.
A complete list of the recalled Jardine wooden cribs can be found at
Consumers should contact Jardine at (800) 646-4106 between 8 a.m. and 4:30
p.m. ET Monday through Friday and between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. ET Saturday to
receive a full credit toward the purchase of a new crib or visit
NORDSTROM GIRLS' SANDALS
Nordstrom Inc. is recalling Nordstrom's Cadence-Lea and Trio-Lea Girl's
Sandals sold exclusively at Nordstrom stores nationwide from March 2008 to
May 2008. The flower embellishments on the sandals can detach, posing a
The recalled girl's sandals are leather with attached leather flowers and
were sold under the "Cadence-Lea" and "Trio-Lea" names. "Cadence-Lea"
sandals are white, light green or silver. "Trio-Lea" sandals are white or
silver. They were sold in girls' sizes 5 through 12. Nordstrom is printed on
Consumers should return the sandals to any Nordstrom store for a full
Consumers can also contact Nordstrom at (800) 804-0806 anytime, or visit
http://about.nordstrom.com/help/faq/recall.asp. More info at
WATER PUMP MOTORS
A. O. Smith Electrical Products Co. is recalling water pump motors sold
nationwide from August 2007 to May 2008. The water pumps with the recalled
motors are labeled as containing a one-horsepower motor, but actually
contain a 3/4-horsepower motor. Under certain conditions, the smaller motor
could overheat, posing a fire hazard.
The recall involves motors included with lawn sprinkler pumps and jet pumps
manufactured by F. E. Myers Co. The recall also includes replacement pump
motors that were sold separately. A complete list of the recalled motors can
be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should contact A. O. Smith at (800) 280-8626 between 8:30 a.m. and
7 p.m. ET Monday through Friday to arrange for a free replacement of any
pumps with affected motors or visit or any http://pumprecall.regcen2.com/.
More info at www.recalls.org
GLUE GUNS SOLD AT DOLLAR TREE STORES
Dollar Tree Inc. is recalling Crafters Square Hot Melt Mini Glue Guns sold
by Dollar Tree nationwide from December 2007 to March 2008. The recalled
glue guns can short circuit, causing the gun to smoke. This poses a fire
This recall involves the "Crafters Square Hot Melt Mini Glue Gun" with
product number "939701". The glue gun is black with an orange trigger and
measures approximately 4 1/2 inches from the back of the gun to the tip.
"Crafters Square" and "939701" are located on the guns' packaging. "DS-010
Glue Gun" is written in raised letters on the handle of the gun.
Consumers should return the glue guns to the store where purchased for a
Consumers can also contact Dollar Tree Stores at (800) 876-8077 between 9
a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit
http://www.dollartree.com/downloads/recall.pdf. More info at
Miracle Recreation Equipment Co. is recalling playground tire swings sold
nationwide from February 1995 to March 2008. The hanger clamp on the tire
swing can fail causing the tire swing to detach. This poses a fall hazard.
The recalled Tire Swing consists of a tire, which hangs from a swivel and
three chains. The recall includes the following products and model numbers:
Kids' Choice Arch Tire Swing Sets Model # 714-852
Kids' Choice Arch Tire Swing Extension Model # 714-852-X
Kids' Choice Arch Tire Swing Swivel Replacement Model #278
Consumers should contact Miracle Recreation at (800) 523-4202 ext 683,
between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday for a free repair kit or
visit http://www.miracle-ecreation.com/recall/default.asp. More info at
Arctic Cat Inc. is recalling Model Year 2008 Arctic Cat 50cc and 90cc
All-Terrain Vehicles (ATVs) sold nationwide from July 2007 to June 2008. The
speed controller on the recalled ATVs could fail to return to the idle
position when the throttle lever is released, or the speed controller could
fail to be at idle on start up. This could result in loss of vehicle
control, which could result in serious injury or death to the rider.
A complete list of the recalled ATVs can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should contact their local dealer to schedule a free repair.
Consumers can also contact Arctic Cat at (800) 279-6851 between 8 a.m. and 5
p.m. CT, Monday through Friday or visit
http://www.arctic-cat.com/atv/safetyinfo-012307.asp. More info at
Stanley Furniture Company is recalling 2nd Nature Built to Grow Cribs sold
nationwide from March 2006 to December 2007. The cribs could fail to meet a
federal safety standard for crib dimensions. When the mattress support is in
the middle setting, the space between the mattress and the crib could be too
wide, posing an entrapment hazard.
This recall involves the full size 2nd Nature Built to Grow cribs, model
number 353-14-220. Model and serial numbers are located on the headboard.
The crib is natural maple in color. Only the following serial numbers are
included in the recall: 353-14-220-L-01, 353-14-220-L-02, 353-14-220-L-03,
353-14-220-L-04, 353-14-220-L-05, 353-14-220-L-06, 353-14-220-L-07,
353-14-220-L-08, 353-14-220-L-101, and 353-14-220-L-103. The recall does not
include cribs sold after December 2007.
Consumers can contact Stanley Furniture at (888) 839-6822 between 8 a.m. and
5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday to determine if the crib is subject to this
recall, and if it is, to receive a free replacement crib headboard or visit
Kawasaki Motors Corp. U.S.A. is recalling 2008 Model Year KFX 50 and KFX 90
Youth ATVs sold nationwide from August 2007 to June 2008. The throttle can
fail to return to the idle position when released or could fail to be at
idle on start-up. This could result in loss of vehicle control, posing a
risk of serious injury or death.
The recall includes 2008 model year KFX 50 (50cc) and KFX 90 (90cc) youth
ATVs. The affected models are green or white with black trim. The model name
is located on either side below the handlebars.
Consumers should contact any authorized dealer to schedule a free repair.
Consumers can also contact Kawasaki at (866) 802-9381 between 8:30 a.m. and
4:45 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or visit www.kawasaki.com. More info at
KYMCO USA is recalling 2008 Model Year Mongoose Youth ATVs sold nationwide
from August 2007 to June 2008. A manufacturing defect in the carburetor can
cause the throttle to stick open, posing a risk of serious injury or death.
This recall involves model year 2008 Mongoose 50cc, 70cc and 90cc Youth
ATVs. KYMCO is printed on a label located on the front of the vehicle, and
the model name is printed on a label located on each side of the fuel tank.
Consumers should contact any authorized KYMCO dealer to schedule a free
Consumers can also contact KYMCO USA at (888) 235-3417 anytime, or visit
REMOTE CONTROLLED HELICOPTERS
Westminster Inc. is recalling "Thunder Wolf" Remote Controlled Indoor
Helicopters sold nationwide from June 2007 to December 2007. The
rechargeable battery inside the helicopter can overheat. This can result in
the helicopter's body melting, as well as a risk of fire or burns.
The "Thunder Wolf" remote-controlled indoor helicopter is made of foam and
plastic, and measures about 7 inches by 3 inches. "TW0996" is printed on the
tail of the helicopter and was sold in multiple accent colors. The
helicopter comes with a controller and a separate charger. Only helicopters
that do not have "Made in China" stamped on the underside of the helicopter
are subject to the recall.
Consumers should contact Westminster Inc. at (800) 618-0023 from 9 a.m. to 5
p.m. ET Monday through Thursday and from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. ET Friday for a
refund or visit www.thunderwolfhelicopter.com. More info at