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Recalls: It's My Binky pacifiers and more

It's My Binky personalized pacifiers

Company: It's My Binky.

Quantity: 115,000.

Why? The pacifier button, ring handle and shield with nipple can detach, posing a choking hazard to infants.

What models? The recalled pacifiers have "Japlo" imprinted on the front of the pacifier shield at the bottom, center. The pacifiers were sold in blue, white and pink with various words or designs printed on the button of the pacifier.

Where sold? Nordstrom, baby boutique retail stores and

What to do? Call It's My Binky toll-free at 1-888-689-9444, visit or e-mail

Jalepeno and Serrano peppers, avocados

Company: Grande Produce LTD.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? They have the potential to 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? The avocados were shipped in boxes labeled "Frutas Finas de Tancitaro HASS Avocados, Produce of Mexico," all sizes, with lot number HUE08160090889. The Jalapeno and Serrano peppers were shipped in 35-pound plastic crates with no brand name or label.

Where sold? Various stores in Florida and other states.

What to do? Call Grande Produce at 1-956-843-8575.

Nissan Sentras

Company: Nissan North America Inc.

Quantity: 169,202.

Why? A flaw in the brake master cylinder could result in a leak that could affect the brake lights.

What models? 2007-2008 Nissan Sentras.

Where sold? Nissan dealers.

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

Cuddly Comfort pillows

Company: Sleep Innovations Inc.

Quantity: 120,000.

Why? The pillows can contain small metal fragments in the fiber-fill as a result of a mechanical breakdown in the manufacturing process. The metal fragments can cause cuts and scrapes.

What models? The pillows were sold in packs of two. Each pillow is 20 inches wide by 26 inches long, and they were sold in white, violet, blue, pink and yellow colors. Only pillows with registration number PA-27156(CA) are included in the recall. The registration number and the words "Sleep Innovations" are printed on the pillow's tag.

Where sold? Costco.

What to do? Return to any Costco store for a refund, call Sleep Innovations toll-free at 1-866-656-0610 or visit

Korica 'Mut Gung' sweetened ginger

Company: Domega International Co.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The product may contain undeclared sulfites. People who have severe sensitivity to sulfites run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume this product.

What models? The recalled Korica Brand "Mut Gung Sweetened Ginger" is sold in uncoded 7-ounce plastic tubs.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company at 1-646-938-7345.

2007-2008 TRX 420 Rancher ATVs

Company: American Honda Motor Co.

Quantity: 42,000.

Why? If the ATV's rubber CV boots get punctured or torn, the joint will become contaminated and severe binding of the CV joints could occur, resulting in the sudden loss of steering control.

What models? 2007-08 Honda TRX420 ATVs, also known as the Honda FourTrax Rancher 4X4, available in red, black, olive and camouflage. The Honda name and wing logo are printed on the fuel tank. The model year is printed on a label located on the frame behind the left front wheel. The model name "Rancher" is on a label at the left rear of the ATV.

Where sold? Honda ATV dealers.

What to do? Call Honda toll-free at 1-866-784-1870 or visit

Amsterdam bicycles

Company: Electra Bicycle Co.

Quantity: 9,500.

Why? The interior alignment tabs of the bicycle's chain guard can be pushed against the chain and causing it to derail, which poses a risk of injury to riders.

What models? The Classic 3, Original 3, Royal 8 and Sport 3 styles. The bicycles have an enclosed chain guard. "Electra" and "Amsterdam" are printed on the bicycle's frame and/or chain guard. The frame number is located on the underside of the bottom bracket.

Where sold? Electra Bicycle dealers.

What to do? Take the bike to an Electra Bicycle dealer for a free inspection and replacement chain guard part. Or call Electra toll-free at 1-800-261-1644 or visit

Engines used in SpeeCo and Huskee log splitters

Company: American Honda Motor Corp.

Quantity: 5,600.

Why? The engine's fuel tank can crack and leak, posing a risk of fire or explosion.

What models? Honda engines (model type GCV160LA N1A) used in Split Master by SpeeCo and Huskee brand log splitters. Only engine serial numbers between 5547012 and 6880908 are included in the recall. The serial number is located below the upper shroud near the oil dip-stick. The following models of log splitters are affected by the recall and are either silver/black or red/black colored: Huskee Log Splitter LS401227TS (22-ton) and LS401228NO (27-ton); and SpeeCo Split Masters LS401228SP (22-ton), LS401227NO (22-ton) and LS401225NO (25-ton).

Where sold? Outdoor power equipment dealers and Tractor Supply stores.

What to do? Call Honda toll-free at 1-800-426-7701 or visit

Chrysler 300s, Dodge Magnums, Chargers

Company: Chrysler LLC.

Quantity: 5,500.

Why? A flaw could allow the rear axle hub nuts to loosen and causes problems that could result in a crash.

What models? 2008 Chrysler 300s, Dodge Magnums and Dodge Chargers.

Where sold? Chrysler dealers.

What to do? Call Chrysler toll-free at 1-800-853-1403.

Indoor lighting fixtures

Company: Lithonia Lighting.

Quantity: 1,200.

Why? A thermal protector could be missing from the lighting fixtures, posing a risk of overheating and fire.

What models? The ceiling-mounted downlight with a model number LV3R, which is printed on a UL label inside the light's housing.

Where sold? Electrical distributors and electrical sales representatives.

What to do? Call Lithonia toll-free at 1-800-638-7705 or visit

SLA90 youth ATVs

Company: SunL Group Inc.

Quantity: 144.

Why? The youth ATV lacks front brakes, a manual fuel shut-off and padding to cover the sharp edges on the handlebar assembly. Additionally, the vehicle is sold without a tire pressure gauge or adequate flag pole bracket. The defects could lead to young drivers losing control of the ATVs.

What models? The ATVs were available in red, blue, yellow and green and camouflage pink, brown, green and blue. The word "Sunl" is on the front side of the ATV. The recalled units have one of the following vehicle identification numbers: 7-digit prefix TT05035 with any of these final 3 numbers: 366 through 509.

Where sold? SunL Group dealers.

What to do? Call SunL toll-free at 1-866-355-0497 or visit

Recalls: It's My Binky pacifiers and more 07/25/08 [Last modified: Tuesday, November 2, 2010 8:56am]
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