Monday, December 18, 2017
Consumer

Recalls: Gas cylinders, birth control pill packets, Nissan Juke and Infiniti M and QX, more

Map Pro, Propylene, MAPP gas cylinders

Company: Worthington Cylinders Wisconsin.

Quantity: 29,026,000.

Why? The seal on the cylinders can leak after torches or other fuel consuming equipment are disconnected from them, posing a fire hazard.

What models? The cylinders contain propylene gas and are used for soldering, brazing, cutting and welding. They contain 14.1-ounce Map-Pro, 14.1-ounce Propylene or 1-ounce MAPP (Methyl Acetylene Propadiene Stabilized). The cylinders are approximately 3 inches in diameter and 11 inches tall and are either yellow or black in color. They were sold alone and in kits that include a torch and a cylinder with a variety of labels, including: Ace, Asco, Benchmark, Bernzomatic, Craftsman, EMC, Express, Firepower, Gentec, Goss, Hotery, Jones Stephens Corp., Lenox, Mag-Torch, Magna, Mastercraft and Turner, Master Mechanic, Mapp, NAPA Bernzomatic, Prest-O-Lite, Rona, Rothenberger, Super-Ego, SureFire, TurboTorch, Uniweld, Wothington Mapp Gas, Worthing Map Pro and Worthington Propylene.

Where sold? Various plumbing/HVAC distributors, Home Depot, Lowe's and Ace from October 2004-January 2012.

What to do? Call Worthington toll-free at 1-866-511-8967, email [email protected] or visit www.MAPCylinderRecall.com.

Birth control pill packets

Company: Glenmark Generics Inc.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? A packaging error could lead to incorrect dosing and expose women to unintended pregnancies.

What models? Norgestimate and Ethinyl Estradiol with lot numbers 04110101, 04110106, 04110107, 04110114, 04110124, 04110129 and 04110134.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-888-721-7115.

Nissan Juke, Infiniti M and QX

Company: Nissan North America Inc.

Quantity: 79,275.

Why? The fuel pressure sensor may not be tightened correctly, which could lead to a fuel leak and potentially a fire.

What models? 2011-2012 Nissan Juke and Infiniti M and QX.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call Nissan toll-free at 1-800-647-7261.

Goodyear Wrangler Silent Armor tires

Company: Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.

Quantity: 40,915.

Why? The tire tread may partially separate under severe usage, which could lead to tire failure and potentially a crash.

What models? Goodyear Qrangler Silent Armor tire sizes LT235/80R17 LRE, LT245/75R17 LRE, LT265/70R17 LRE, LT275/70R18 LRE, LT285/70R17 LRD and LT325/60R18 LRE.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call Goodyear toll-free at 1-800-592-3267.

RegenErect

Company: Regeneca Inc.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The product contains tadalafil, making these products unapproved new drugs. Tadalafil is an FDA-approved drug used as treatment for male erectile dysfunction. The active drug ingredient is not listed on the label for these products. Use of these products may pose a threat to consumers because it may interact with nitrates found in some prescription drugs (such as nitroglycerin) and may lower blood pressure to dangerous levels.

What models? RegenErect is a blue capsule sold individually in foil packets with a UPC code of 816860010055

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-800-690-6958.

GSM radio modules for control panels

Company: 2GIG Technologies Inc.

Quantity: 40,000.

Why? GSM radio modules used inside Go!Control Panels for home security systems can overheat and combust, resulting in a fire.

What models? GSM radio module in the Go!Control Panel enables wireless communication between the home security system and alarm monitoring companies. The Go!Control panels are 6 inches high and 8.5 inches wide and are made of white plastic. A professional home security system installer can identify the recalled module. Consumers cannot identify the module safely.

Where sold? 2GIG sold the GSM radio modules to home security companies and security system equipment distributors from December 2010-October 2011.

What to do? Call your home security company or 2GIG toll-free at 1-855-244-4832 or visit www.2gig.com.

Florida Brewery malta beverages

Company: Florida Brewery Inc.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? Glass on the exterior of the bottles may break when the twist-off cap is removed from the bottle and can result in cuts to the mouth.

What models? Goya, Great Value, Hatuey, Mr. Special, Polar, Publix, Regal and SuperMax brand non-alcoholic malta beverages packaged in 7-ounce bottles. For lot number and UPC code information, please see www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm292994.htm.

Where sold? Various stores from Dec. 8, 2011-Feb. 1, 2012.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-866-872-8860.

Healthy People dietary supplements

Company: Healthy People Co.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The product includes sibutramine and tadalafil, making them unapproved new drugs.

What models? Mince Belle, Everlax, Ever Slim, Ever Slim strawberry shake mix, Ever Slim chocolate shake mix, Acai-Man Mangosteen and Perfect Men. For further details on each, please see www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm292796.htm.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company at 1-626-939-4132.

Porsche vehicles

Company: Porsche Cars North America Inc.

Quantity: 20,278.

Why? The headlights could detach.

What models? 2011-2012 Porsche Cayenne, Cayenne S, Cayenne S hybrid and Cayenne turbo.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call Porsche toll-free at 1-800-767-7243.

Gas-powered backpack blower

Company: ECHO Inc.

Quantity: 16,000.

Why? The fuel line between the fuel tank and carburetor could have been damaged during assembly, leading to fuel leakage and posing a fire hazard.

What models? ECHO 2-cycle gas powered backpack blowers model PB-265L with serial numbers from P093121 35519-P093121 50152 and P078110 20732-P078110 22309.

Where sold? Home Depot and authorized ECHO dealers from August 2011-January 2012.

What to do? Call ECHO toll-free at 1-800-432-3246 or visit www.echo-usa.com.

Fuji Saratoga women's bicycles

Company: Advanced Sports Inc.

Quantity: 10,500.

Why? The bicycle's frame can break in the center of the downtube during use.

What models? Fuji women's cruiser bicycles, 2008 through 2010 models Saratoga 1.0, Saratoga 2.0, Saratoga 3.0 and Saratoga 4.0, with serial numbers beginning with ICFJ7, ICFJ8, ICFJ9, ICFJ10 and ICFJ11.

Where sold? Specialty bicycle stores from November 2007-December 2011.

What to do? Call Advanced Sports Inc. toll-free at 1-888-286-6263 or visit www.fujibikes.com.

Acura MDX, Honda Pilot

Company: American Honda Motor Co.

Quantity: 8,709.

Why? The fuel tank assembly may leak, posing a fire risk.

What models? 2012 Acura MDX, Honda Pilot.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call Honda toll-free at 1-800-999-1009.

Latch for utility vehicle door

Company: Pro Armor.

Quantity: 5,200.

Why? The latch pin can disengage from the latch, allowing the door to open while the vehicle is moving.

What models? Pro Armor Slam Latches are black metal door latches sold for use in Polaris RZR, Can-Am Commander and Kawasaki Teryx utility vehicles.

Where sold? Powersports dealers and online from January-November 2011.

What to do? Call Pro Armor toll-free at 1-888-312-7667 or visit www.proarmor.com.

Kelty jogging strollers

Company: Kelty.

Quantity: 3,000.

Why? The front wheel can come loose during use and cause the stroller to tip over.

What models? Kelty Speedster Swivel Deluxe single jogging strollers, models 20090116, 20090116B, 20650411BLU and 20650411CU; and Swivel Deuce double jogging strollers, models 20090216 and 20650611.

Where sold? Juvenile product stores and sporting goods stores nationwide and by Web retailers, including www.kelty.com, from January 2010 through February 2012.

What to do? Call Kelty toll-free at 1-866-349-7225 or visit www.kelty.com.

Nissan Murano, Rogue

Company: Nissan North America Inc.

Quantity: 2,983.

Why? The tire-pressure monitoring system is not activated, which could lead to underinflated tires and potentially a blowout.

What models? 2012 Nissan Murano, Rogue.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call Nissan toll-free at 1-800-647-7261.

Honda ATV

Company: American Honda Motor Co.

Quantity: 2,900.

Why? A weld on the ATV's front right upper suspension arm can separate, causing the driver to lose control of the vehicle.

What models? 2012 Honda FourTrax Rancher ATV models TRX420TE (VIN ranges 1HFTE344* C4500841 thru C4502580) and TRX420TM (VIN ranges 1HFTE340* C4500542 thru C4501681).

Where sold? Honda ATV dealers from September 2011-January 2012.

What to do? Call American Honda toll-free at 1-866-784-1870 or visit powersports.honda.com.

SolarBlend roof tiles

Company: Suntech America Inc.

Quantity: 300.

Why? The connectors between the solar roof tiles can become loose, posing a fire hazard..

What models? All SolarBlend roof tiles with model numbers STP050D-5/ZCB (brown), STP050D-5/ZCF (terra cotta) and STP050D-5/ZCG (gray).

Where sold? Roofing retailers and installers in Florida from October 2009-March 2011.

What to do? Call Suntech toll-free at 1-888-770-7122 or visit www.suntech-power.com/product-safety.

Mountain bicycle handlebar stem

Company: Shimano American Corp.

Quantity: 213.

Why? The bolts holding the front plate of the stem to the stem body can be pulled out of the threads while the bike is being ridden.

What models? PRO Atherton direct mount bicycle handlebar stems with the model number PRSS0049 and supplied from October 2009 to November 2010. Stems with the following identification codes are being recalled: HH, HJ, HK, HL, IA, IC, ID, IE and IF.

Where sold? REI, bicycle specialty stores and dealers from October 2009-November 2010.

What to do? Call Shimano toll-free at 1-800-353-4719 or visit www.shimano.com.

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