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Recalls: Ford F-150 and Lincoln Mark LT, Archer Farms ground turmeric, more

Ford F-150, Lincoln Mark LT

Company: Ford Motor Co.

Quantity: 1,325,000.

Why? A wiring short could cause front-seat airbags to inflate without the vehicle being involved in a collision.

What models? 2004-2006 Ford F-150, 2006 Lincoln Mark LT.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call Ford toll-free at 1-866-436-7332.

Tea light candles

Company: Pacific Trade International Inc.

Quantity: 615,195 sets (7.48 million candles).

Why? The candles have a clear, plastic cup that can melt or ignite, posing a fire and burn hazard.

What models? Chesapeake Bay Candle and Modern Light models. For further details, please see www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml11/11200.html.

Where sold? Fred Meyer, Home Goods, Marshalls, Super Value, Target, TJ Maxx and Wegmans stores between July 2009-February 2011.

What to do? Call Pacific Trade toll-free at 1-800-331-8339 or visit www.chesapeakebaycandle.com.

Archer Farms ground turmeric

Company: B&M Inc.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The products have elevated levels of lead. Lead can accumulate in the body over time and cause health problems, including delayed mental and physical development and learning deficiencies.

What models? Archer Farms Ground Turmeric, UPC 0-85239-02612-0 with the following lot numbers: 1740901A, Best By 6/23/2011; 2180902A, Best By 8/6/11; 2780906A, Best By 10/5/2011; 2920903A, Best By 10/19/11; 3060903A, Best By 11/2/2011; and 0071003A, Best By1/7/2012.

Where sold? Target from June 2009-February 2010.

What to do? Call, toll-free, B&M Inc. at 1-877-321-5852 or Target at 1-800-316-6151.

Chocolatey chocolate chip raw organic food bars

Company: Organic Food Bar Inc.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The products may contain because they may contain undeclared peanut proteins. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

What models? Chocolatey chocolate chip raw organic food bars with the following lot numbers and UPC codes: Lot #3071210, exp. 12 Jul 2011, UPC 873521000220; Lot #2071210, exp. 12 Jul 2011, UPC 873521000220; Lot # 02081610, exp. 08/11, UPC 873521000220; Lot #01081610, exp. 08/11, UPC 873521000220; and Lot #04092710 exp. 27 Sep 2011, UPC 873521000220.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-800-246-4685.

Topamax 100mg tablets

Company: Ortho-McNeil-Janssen Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Quantity: 57,000 bottles.

Why? Some bottles have an uncharacteristic odor thought to be caused by trace amounts of TBA (2,4,6 tribromoanisole).

What models? Topamax 100mg tablets with an NDC code of 50458-641-65 and lot numbers 0KG110 and 0LG222.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-866-536-4398.

Mousses and dips

Company: Charcuterie La Tour Eiffel.

Quantity: All.

Why? The products could be contaminated with listeria monocytogenes, an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.

What models? Smoked Salmon & Spinach Mousse, Mousse smoked Salmon & Spinach, Mousse smoked salmon & dill, Crab & Roasted Red Pepper Dip, Lobster & Shrimp Dip, Smoked Salmon & Artichoke dip Crab & Fine Herb Dip and Mardi Gras shrimp Dip.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company at 1-506-391-6036.

Herring in vegetable oil filling

Company: Royal Sweet Bakery Inc.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The product may be contaminated with clostridium botulinum spores, which can cause botulism, a serious and potentially fatal food-borne illness.

What models? Herring in vegetable oil filling comes in a 49.38-ounce plastic tub with date codes of 06.04.2011 and 09.06.2011.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company at 1-718-567-7770.

Monkeez & Friends wrist rattles, baby booties

Company: Midwest-CBK Inc.

Quantity: 21,000.

Why? The pom-poms attached to the wrist rattles and booties can detach, posing a choking hazard.

What models? Monkeez & Friends wrist rattles and baby booties. The wrist rattles and the booties are made of knitted yarn and have a monkey head and a pom-pom attached. Both come in multiple color combinations.

Where sold? Gift stores, drug stores, decor outlets and variety stores from June 2009-March 2011.

What to do? Call Midwest-CBK toll-free at 1-800-394-4225.

Lithium-Ion batteries used with Magicshine bicycle lights

Company: GeoManGear.

Quantity: 16,600.

Why? The lithium-ion batteries can overheat, posing a fire hazard.

What models? Magicshine Series I and Series II lithium-ion batteries. The batteries were sold with bicycle light sets with the following models: Magicshine 900 Lumen (MJ-808), 1400 Lumen (MJ-816) and Tail light (MJ818). The batteries were also sold separately.

Where sold? GeoManGear's website from June 2009-November 2010.

What to do? Visit www.geomangear.com or e-mail recall@geomangear.com.

Spot satellite communicator

Company: Spot LLC.

Quantity: 15,400.

Why? The internal voltage regulator can stop working, resulting in the inability to transmit messages and tracking information in emergency situations.

What models? The device is black with the SPOT logo and the word DeLorme on the front. It measures 3 inches x 2.6 inches and is bundled with the DeLorme Earthmate PN-60w GPS. The GPS is not subject to this recall. Affected products have Electronic Serial Numbers (ESN) from 0-2000000 to 0-2019999.

Where sold? Cabela's, Bass Pro Shops, REI, L.L. Bean and other retailers from July 2010-March 2011.

What to do? Call Spot toll-free at 1-866-727-7733 or visit www.findmespot.com/replacement.

Cub Cadet riding lawn mowers

Company: MTD Consumer Group Inc.

Quantity: 4,300.

Why? A fuel leak can occur near the rear mounting screws on the bottom of the fuel tank, posing a fire hazard.

What models? Model and factory model numbers: Cub Cadet Z Force 48, 17BF3AGV010; Cub Cadet Z Force 54, 17BF3AGX010; Cub Cadet Z-Force-S 46, 17AF5BHH010; Cub Cadet Z-Force-S 48, 17AF5BHB010; Cub Cadet Z-Force-S 54, 17AF5GHC010; Cub Cadet Z-Force-S 60, 17AF5GHD010; Cub Cadet Z-Force Commercial 48, 53AH5FJB050; Cub Cadet Z-Force Commercial 60, 53AH5FJD050; Cub Cadet Tank L48, 53AH8CTB050; and Cub Cadet Tank L60, 53AH8CTD050.

Where sold? Cub Cadet dealers from February-March.

What to do? Call Cub Cadet toll-free at 1-888-848-6038 or visit www.cubcadet.com.

Dried shredded shrimp

Company: La Fiesta Food Products Inc.

Quantity: All.

Why? The package is incorrectly labeled. The products contain sulfites, and some consumers could have allergic reactions if they consume this product.

What models? La Fiesta brand shredded shrimp in various size, UPC code numbers 32327-00150, 32327-00181, 32327-00250 and 32327-00420; and Mi Pueblo brand, UPC code numbers 00000-10507, 00000-10509, 00000-10705 and 01660-07002.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Return these products to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Lennox, ADP heaters

Company: Lennox Industries.

Quantity: 840.

Why? Some heaters were manufactured without a required flame rollout switch, which poses a fire hazard. The back-up device shuts down the heater in the event of a heater failure.

What models? For Lennox, 60,000 BTUH, model TUA060SNAF1, serial number range from 5609H#### to 5610M#####; the 100,000 BTUH, model TUA100SNAF1, serial number range from 6004G#### to 6010L##### and 5604G#### to 5610L#####; 100,000 BTUH, model TUA100SNSF1, serial number range from 6004G#### to 6010L##### and 5604G#### to 5610L#####; 125,000 BTUH, model TUA125SNAF1, serial number range from 6004G#### to 6010L##### and 5604G#### to 5610L#####; and 125,000 BTUH, model TUA125SNSF1, serial number range from 6004G#### to 6010L##### and 5604G#### to 5610L#####. For ADP, 60,000 BTUH, model FOAN-60-1-1-1, serial number range from 5609K#### to 5610M#####; 100,000 BTUH, model FOAN-100-1-1-1, serial number range from 6003J#### to 6010L##### and 5603J#### to 5610L#####; 100,000 BTUH, model FOAP-100-1-1-1, serial number range from 6003J#### to 6010L##### and 5603J#### to 5610L#####; 125,000 BTUH, model FOAN-125-1-1-1, serial number range from 6003J#### to 6010L##### and 5603J#### to 5610L#####; and the 125,000 BTUH, model FOAP-125-1-1-1, serial number range from 6003J#### to 6010L##### and 5603J#### to 5610L#####

Where sold? By ADP and Lennox dealers and distributors since September 2003.

What to do? Call Lennox toll-free at 1-888-584-2353 or visit www.lennox.com, or call ADP toll-free at 1-866-303-8634 or visit www.adpnow.com.

Recalls: Ford F-150 and Lincoln Mark LT, Archer Farms ground turmeric, more 04/20/11 [Last modified: Wednesday, April 20, 2011 3:34pm]

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