Friday, June 22, 2018
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Recalls: Honda Accord, Del Monte fresh-cut mango products, Whole Foods bulk bin items, more

Honda Accord

Company: American Honda Motor Co.

Quantity: 573,000 in the United States.

Why? The power steering hose can deteriorate with prolonged exposure to engine heat. The hoses can crack and leak, possibly causing a fire or loss of power steering.

What models? 2003-2007 Honda Accords with the V-6 engine.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call a Honda dealer. The hoses have to be manufactured and probably won't be ready until 2013.

Fresh-cut mango products

Company: Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A. Inc.

Quantity: Undiclosed.

Why? The product could be contaminated with salmonella, 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? Various models; for the full list, please see www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm321783.htm.

Where sold? Walmart, 7-Eleven and various grocery stores in Florida.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-800-659-6500 or email Contact-US-Executive-Offic[email protected]

Whole Foods bulk-bin items

Company: Whole Foods Market.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The product could be contaminated with salmonella, 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? Treasure Trove mix, PLU number 6922.

Where sold? Whole Foods stores in Tampa and Sarasota.

What to do? Call the company at 1-512-542-0060 or return the product to the store.

Newman's Own cookies

Company: Newman's Own Organics.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The product could be contaminated with salmonella, 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? Peanut Butter Newman-O's sandwich crème cookies, with expiration dates 27MAY13 and 3MAY13.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-800-865-2866.

GE Profile front load washers

Company: GE Appliances.

Quantity: 62,000.

Why? The washer's basket can separate during use and break the washer's top panel.

What models? GE Profile model numbers WPDH8800, WPDH8900 and WPDH8910.

Where sold? Best Buy, Lowe's, Sears, Home Depot and other department and retail stores from July 2008-August 2011.

What to do? Call GE toll-free at 1-888-641-9739 or visit www.geappliances.com/products/recall.

GM vehicles

Company: General Motors LLC.

Quantity: 40,859.

Why? Some of these vehicles have a condition in which the plastic supply or return port on the fuel pump module may crack, which could cause a fuel leak and a potential fire.

What models? 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt, Pontiac G5 and Saturn ION vehicles originally sold or currently registered in Florida and several other states. Also, 2007 Chevrolet Equinox and Pontiac Torrent sold in Arizona, California, Nevada and Texas; 2008 Chevrolet Cobalt and Pontiac G5 vehicles sold in Arizona; and 2009 Chevrolet Cobalt and Pontiac G5 vehicles sold in Arkansas, Arizona, California, Nevada, Oklahoma or Texas.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call GM toll-free at 1-800-521-7300.

Suspension trainer devices

Company: Fitness Anywhere LLC.

Quantity: 40,000.

Why? The strap length-adjustment buckles can break.

What models? The Professional (P1) and Tactical (T1) TRX Suspension Trainer devices.

Where sold? Health and fitness stores and studios and online from January 2006-December 2009.

What to do? Call Fitness Anywhere toll-free at 1-888-221-7417, email [email protected] or visit www.trxtraining.com.

Fairytale brownies

Company: Fairytale Brownies.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The product could be contaminated with salmonella, 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? Peanut butter sprites (UPC 606961200079) and peanut butter cookies (UPC 06961800071). For a full list of the affected lot codes, please see www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm321777.htm.

Where sold? Through mail order and some stores.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-800-531-5209.

Harry & David products

Company: Harry and David LLC.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The product could be contaminated with salmonella, 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? Harry & David Crunchy Almond and Peanut Butter, Creamy Banana Peanut Spread, Creamy Raspberry Peanut Spread with UPC numbers of 8099473871, 8099473872, or 8099473873; and Apple Snack Box and Wolferman's brands Bee Sweet Gift Basket, Hearty Snack Gift Basket, All-Day Assortment Gift Basket and Father's Day Basket with lot code numbers of 1212M through 2372M, 1212H through 2372H, or 1212C through 2372C.

Where sold? Through Harry & David and Wolferman's catalogs and websites.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-800-233-1101.

Almond Nature Valley granola bars

Company: General Mills.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The product may contain peanuts, an allergen that is not declared on the label.

What models? Six-count boxes of Almond Nature Valley sweet & salty nut granola bars with a better-if-used-by date of 26FEB2013.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-800-231-0308.

Dale and Thomas popcorn products

Company: Dale and Thomas Popcorn.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The product could be contaminated with salmonella, 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? Ready-to-eat bags of select flavors of Popcorn, Indiana-brand popcorn products. For specifics on each products, please see www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm321955.htm.

Where sold? Various stores and online.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-866-940-7936 or email [email protected]

Wood cleaner, wood brightener

Company: Cabot Stains.

Quantity: 28,400.

Why? The spray pump used for both products can lose its seal, causing the product to leak. Chemicals in these products can cause burning or other serious injuries if the product comes into contact with skin or eyes or is ingested.

What models? Cabot wood cleaner and Cabot wood brightener come in 1.3-gallon white handle tanks with black pump assembly and sprayer hose, with UPC code 080351810503 on the cleaner bottles and 080351810497 on the brightener bottles.

Where sold? Ace Hardware, Lowe's Home Improvement Stores and other hardware stores from March 2011-June 2012.

What to do? Call Cabot toll-free at 1-877-755-3336 or visit www.cabotstain.com/recall.

Foster Farms corn dogs

Company: Foster Farms.

Quantity: 16,576 pounds.

Why? The product contains milk, an allergen that is not declared on the label.

What models? The 2.67-pound, 16-count packages of Foster Farms honey crunchy corn dogs with the establishment number P-7322 ink-jetted on each box and a use-by date of July 2, 2013.

Where sold? Various stores in the southeast United States.

What to do? Call the company at 1-209-394-6914, extension 4369.

Wilson & Fisher garden swings

Company: Big Lots.

Quantity: 6,900.

Why? The wooden swing's seat can break while in use.

What models? Wilson & Fisher log-style swing sets sold in a natural wood finish with the item number JY1107 and SKU number 210020400 printed on the instructions sheet.

Where sold? Big Lots stores from March-June 2012.

What to do? Call Big Lots toll-free at 1-866-244-5687 or visit www.biglots.com and click on recalls.

Captain Cutlass toy pirate pistols

Company: Dillon Importing Co.

Quantity: 6,970.

Why? The surface paints on the pirate toy pistols contain excessive levels of lead.

What models? Captain Cutlass Pirate Pistol toys with a brown plastic grip, a black metallic stock and barrel and a muzzle with an orange cap. The double-barreled toy pistol has one trigger and two hammers. A skull and crossbones motif is engraved on the grip.

Where sold? Halloween and specialty stores from April 2008-May 2012.

What to do? Call Dillon toll-free at 1-800-654-3696 or visit www.dillonimporting.com.

Haier 42-inch LED TVs

Company: Haier America Trading LLC.

Quantity: 5,000.

Why? The TV stand's neck support can break and cause the TV to tip over.

What models? Haier 42-inch LED TVs with model number LE42B1380.

Where sold? Various retail stores and online from September 2011-March 2012.

What to do? Call Haier toll-free at 1-877-813-8516 or visit www.haieramerica.com and click on product recalls.

Cobalt dive computer

Company: Atomic Aquatics.

Quantity: 4,000.

Why? The unit can leak and cause the lens of the computer to blow off suddenly. That could result in a gas leak, posing a drowning hazard.

What models? Atomic Aquatics brand Cobalt dive computers with serial numbers that start with any of the following numbers: 10 Series - 2210, 2910, 4010, 4710, 5010; 11 Series - 1111, 1711, 2611, 2811, 3211, 3311, 3411, 3511, 3611, 3711, 3811, 3911, 4011, 4111, 4211, 4511, 4611, 5211; and 12 Series - 0812, 1112, 1212, 1312, 1412, 1612.

Where sold? Authorized Atomic Aquatics dealers from November 2010-July 2012.

What to do? Call Atomic Aquatics toll-free at 1-888-270-8595, visit www.atomicaquatics.com or email [email protected]

Nissan Pathfinder, Xterra, Frontier

Company: Nissan North America Inc.

Quantity: 2,417.

Why? The front wheel hubs may not meet the design hardness specifications, and may wear prematurely and eventually crack.

What models? 2012 Nissan Pathfinder, Frontier and Xterra.

Where sold? Dealers.

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

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