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Recalls: HP fax 1040 and 1050 machines, Coleman, Red T gas furnaces, more

HP fax 1040 and 1050 machines

Company: Hewlett-Packard Co.

Quantity: 928,000.

Why? The fax machines can overheat due to an internal electrical component failure, posing fire and burn hazards.

What models? HP Fax 1040 and 1050 models. The fax machines are dark gray and measure about 11 inches high x 14 1/2 inches wide.

Where sold? Electronics, computer and camera stores and at www.shopping.hp.com and other websites from November 2004-December 2011.

What to do? Call HP toll-free at 1-888-654-9296 or visit www.hp.com/go/faxrecall/US-en.

Coleman, Red T gas furnaces

Company: Unitary Products Group.

Quantity: 223,600.

Why? The furnace can overheat and cause the heat-exchanger to crack and create openings that allow flames to be exposed. When this happens, drywall and other nearby combustibles are exposed to the flames, posing a fire and smoke hazard.

What models? Coleman, Coleman Evcon and Red T brand furnaces for manufactured homes with model numbers DGAM075BDD, DGAM075BDE, DGAM075BDF, DGAT070BDD, DGAT070BDE, DGAT070BDF, DGAT075BDD, DGAT075BDE, DGAT075BDF, DLAS075BDD, DLAS075BDE and DLAS075BDF.

Where sold? By manufactured homes builders from 1995-2000.

What to do? Call UPG toll-free at 1-888-665-4640 or visit www.dgatprogram.com.

Carter's bodysuits and sleep garments

Company: Weeplay Kids LLC.

Quantity: 128,000.

Why? The snaps can detach from the fabric of the garment, posing a choking hazard to infants and young children.

What models? Watch the Wear bodysuit with style numbers N8963LB, N8963LG, N8963LN, N8964B1, N8964B2, N8964G1, N8964G2, N8964LB, N8964LG, N8964LN, N8964N1 and N8991LW; and Watch the Wear sleep 'n play with style numbers N8965LB, N8965LG and N8965LN.

Where sold? Big Lots and other stores from November 2010-August 2011.

What to do? Call Weeplay toll-free at 1-888-226-2200 or e-mail info@weeplaykids.com.

Healthy People dietary supplements

Company: Healthy People Co.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The products may contain sibutramine and tadalafil, making them unapproved new drugs. Sibutramine is known to substantially increase blood pressure and/or pulse rate in some patients and may present a significant risk to patients with a history of coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, arrhythmias, or stroke. Tadalafil may interact with nitrates found in some prescription drugs such as nitroglycerin and may lower blood pressure to dangerous levels.

What models? Seven models. See www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm290416.htm for the list.

Where sold? Various stores.

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

Jammy Sammy sandwich bars

Company: Nest Collective.

Quantity: 8,150.

Why? Some of the bars are mislabeled and contain peanut products. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts (or peanut butter) run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these individual bars.

What models? Jammy Sammy Strawberry Jam & Peanut Butter Flavor Snack Size Sandwich Bars due to a mislabeled inner wrapper. The cartons contain the best by date June 28, 2012, and are marked with the UPC code #89676600116 6.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-866-362-1562 or email info@nest-collective.com.

Allison's gourmet prepared salads

Company: Allison's Gourmet Kitchens.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? Certain prepared salads may contain cooked eggs contaminated with listeria monocytogenes, an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and individuals with weakened immune systems.

What models? Please see www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm290212.htm for the full list.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-888-257-7913.

Rely dried yellow croaker

Company: W & C International Import Inc.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

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

What models? Rely dried yellow croaker in bulk cardboard boxes.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company at 1-718-381-2932.

Bumbleride Indie & Indie Twin strollers

Company: Bumbleride Inc.

Quantity: 28,000.

Why? The front wheel can break at the axle hub, causing the stroller to tip and posing a fall hazard.

What models? Bumbleride Indie strollers are model numbers I-107, I-110 and I-205 with a manufacture date from January 2009 through August 2011. The Bumbleride Indie Twin strollers are model numbers IT-108, IT-111, and IT-305 with a manufacture date from January 2009 through August 2011.

Where sold? Buy Buy Baby and other baby product stores and at Bumbleride.com and other online retailers between January 2009-January 2012.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-800-530-3930, visit www.support.bumbleride.com or email support@bumbleride.com.

Konica Minolta printers

Company: Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. Inc.

Quantity: 8,430.

Why? The printers can short circuit and overheat during use, posing a fire hazard.

What models? Magicolor 4750DN, Magicolor 3730DN, Bizhub C35 and Bizhub C35P desktop models of laser color printers.

Where sold? Various stores from June 2010-March 2011.

What to do? Call Konica Minolta toll-free at 1-800-825-5664 or visit www.kmbs.konicaminolta.us.

Overarching floor lamp

Company: West Elm.

Quantity: 5,750.

Why? A short circuit can occur in the lamp's wiring, posing a shock hazard.

What models? The lamp is 77 inches tall with a 19-inch diameter base and a curving arm that extends the lamp about 5 feet from the base. The arm and base are made of polished nickel. It was sold with a linen shade in the colors natural, white or charcoal. The lamp has a three-way on/off switch.

Where sold? West Elm retail stores, catalogs and westelm.com from March-November 2011.

What to do? Call West Elm toll-free at 1-855-236-1941 or visit www.westelm.com.

Lush Life power strips

Company: The Container Store Inc.

Quantity: 7,200.

Why? The power strips have undersized wiring, and the wiring and plastic strip fail to meet the requirements for fire resistance, posing a fire hazard.

What models? Three designs of brightly colored, six-outlet power strips with model number 8001-6 embossed on the back. Power strip designs include Pop Power Strip in Scroll (black with white scroll), Dot (blue with orange, white and lime green dots and a lime green cord), and Zebra (black and white zebra stripes). Lush Life power strips by design is printed on the product's packaging.

Where sold? Container Stores and at www.containerstore.com from October-December 2011 s.

What to do? Call the Container Store toll-free at 1-888-266-8246 or visit www.containerstore.com.

Fold-out sleeper ottomans

Company: LTD Commodities LLC.

Quantity: 2,650.

Why? The welding joints on the legs can break, posing a fall hazard.

What models? The fold-out sleeper ottomans with a brown slipcover. The ottoman unfolds to three cushions on a black, steel frame. Velcro straps secure the cushions to the frame when in the unfolded sleep position. A tag with the manufacturer's registration number VA18265(CN) is attached to one of the three cushions.

Where sold? LTD Commodities, ABC Distributing and The Lakeside Collection both online and through catalogs between June-October 2011.

What to do? Call LTD Commodities LLC and ABC Distributing toll-free at 1-866-736-3654 or The Lakeside Collection toll-free at 1-866-847-4327, or visit www.ltdcommodities.com, www.abcdistributing.com or www.lakeside.com.

Toyota RAV4

Company: Toyota Motor North America Inc.

Quantity: 427.

Why? An inflator in the airbags may not perform properly, preventing the airbags from deploying properly in a crash.

What models? 2011 Toyota RAV4.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call Toyota toll-free at 1-800-331-4331.

Honda Accord, Crosstour

Company: American Honda Motor Co.

Quantity: 347.

Why? The passenger's side airbag wasn't manufactured to specifications and may not deploy in a crash.

What models? 2012 Honda Accord and Crosstour.

Where sold? Dealers.

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

Recalls: HP fax 1040 and 1050 machines, Coleman, Red T gas furnaces, more 02/08/12 [Last modified: Wednesday, February 8, 2012 3:21pm]

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