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Recalls: Lean Cuisine chicken dinners, GE and Kenmore wall ovens,

Lean Cuisine frozen chicken meals

Company: Nestle Prepared Foods Co.

Quantity: 879,565 pounds.

Why? The products may contain foreign materials.

What models? The 9.5-ounce packages of Lean Cuisine Pesto Chicken with Bow Tie Pasta frozen meals with a production code of 8280595912 and a use-by date of best before May 2010; the 10.5-ounce packages of Lean Cuisine Chicken Mediterranean brand frozen meals with a production code of 8231595912 or 8241595912 and a use-by date of best before Sep. 2010, a production code of 8263595912, 8269595911 or 8274595912, and a use-by date of best before Oct. 2010, or a production code of 8291595912 or 8301595912 and a use-by date of best before Nov. 2010; and 12.5-ounce packages of Lean Cuisine Chicken Tuscan brand frozen meals with a production code of 8234595911 and a use-by date of best before Sep. 2009, a production code of 8253595911 or 8269595912 and a use-by date of best before Oct. 2009, or a production code of 8292595911 or 8296595911 and a use-by date of best before Nov. 2009.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call Nestle toll-free at 1-800-227-6188.

GE Profile, Monogram, Kenmore wall ovens

Company: GE Consumer & Industrial.

Quantity: 244,000.

Why? The extreme heat used in the self-clean cycle can escape, if the wall oven door is removed and incorrectly re-attached by the installer or the consumer. This can pose a fire and burn hazard.

What models? GE Profile models JCT915, JT912, JT915, JT952, JT955, JT965, JT980*, JTP20, JTP25, JTP28, JTP48, JTP50, JTP86, and Mongram models ZET3058, ZET938, ZET958. Serial numbers begin with TD, VD, ZD, AF, DF, FF, GF, HF, LF, MF, RF, SF, TF, VF, ZF. Also, Kenmore models starting with 911, models 4771, 4775, 4781, 4904, 4905, 4923*, serial numbers 2T, 2V, 2Z, 3A, 3D, 3F, 3G, 3H, 3L, 3M, 3R, 3S, 3T, 3V, 3Z (* lower oven only).

Where sold? Home builders and appliance stores.

What to do? Call GE toll-free at 1-888-569-1588 or visit

Muffin tops

Company: Seattle's Favorite Gourmet Cookies & Dessert Co.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The products contain undeclared milk, which can cause an allergic reaction to some people.

What models? Orange Cranberry and Banana Nut Muffin Tops are individually wrapped in clear plastic with a black product card featuring the Seattle's Favorite logo in upper left hand side.

Where sold? Coffee shops, espresso stands and retail outlets.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-866-203-5588 or visit

Topical acne cream

Company: CSI USA Inc.

Quantity: All lots.

Why? Some of the products contain bacteria identified as "Burkholderia Cepacia," which could cause increased health risk of infections for individuals with cuts, scrapes, rashes or other compromised skin conditions; or those with weakened or suppressed immune systems.

What models? DG Maximum Strength Acne Medicated Gel and Equate: Medicated Acne Gel.

Where sold? Wal-Mart, Dollar General.

What to do? Visit

Dodge Charger, Magnum

Company: Chrysler LLC.

Quantity: 20,283.

Why? The gearshift cable could become disengaged and cause an incorrect transmission gearshift position display, allowing the vehicle to move without warning.

What models? 2006-2009 Dodge Magnum and Dodge Charger vehicles with the police package equipped with column shifter.

Where sold? Dealers.

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

My Little Train Classics toy trains

Company: JA-RU Inc.

Quantity: 18,000.

Why? The recalled toy contain small parts that can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.

What models? My Little Train Classics wooden toy trains are available in two styles. One, with a yellow cab, blue body and six red wheels and the other with a blue cab, red boiler, wooden base and four black wheels. The item #5293 is the same for both styles and is located in the lower left hand corner on the front of the package.

Where sold? Various retailers.

What to do? Call JA-RU toll-free at 1-800-231-3470.

Honda off-road motorcycles

Company: American Honda Motor Co. Inc.

Quantity: 13,000.

Why? The weld on the right side of the swing arm can fail, causing the rider to lose control and crash.

What models? Model year 2007-2008 Honda CRF150R/RB motocross competition motorcycles.

Where sold? Honda motorcycle dealers.

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

Cadillac CTS

Company: General Motors Corp.

Quantity: 12,662.

Why? A software problem could disable the front passenger bag to when it should ne enabled, or enabled when it should be disabled.

What models? 2009 Cadillac CTS.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call Cadillac toll-free at 1-866-982-2339.

Children's two-way radios

Company: Cobra Electronics.

Quantity: 8,000.

Why? The rechargeable batteries in the radios can leak electrolyte, posing a chemical burn hazard.

What models? Two-way radios with the 300 mah "CEL" batteries. The walkie talkie style radios are made of pink plastic and come in purple packaging. Product number PR191-2VP is located on the front of the packaging and on the label inside the battery compartment. The batteries are standard AAA Nickle Metal Hydride battery cells with a black wrapper with the battery name 300 mah (CEL) with the date code (TF or RF) on the battery itself.

Where sold? Toys 'R' Us.

What to do? Call Cobra toll-free at 1-888-252-9889 or visit

DiNotte Lighting lithium-ion batteries used with bicycles

Company: AA Portable Power Corp.

Quantity: 1,700.

Why? A loose wiring connection and improper venting can cause the battery to overheat, posing a burn hazard.

What models? DiNotte Lighting lithium-ion battery with nylon bags are used with DiNotte 5W Li-Ion bicycle lights and DiNotte 3 LED police lights. The DiNotte logo is printed on the battery cable connector.

Where sold? Bicycle and recreation stores and online.

What to do? Call DiNotte Lighting toll-free at 1-866-822-7694, visit or e-mail

5-tier lighted showcases

Company: Seventh Avenue.

Quantity: 700.

Why? The lighted showcase's plug adaptor can overheat and melt the adaptor's plastic housing, posing a fire hazard.

What models? The 5-tier lighted showcase has a curved metal tubular frame with vertical rods, a circular metal top and bottom with a painted gold tone and black finish. A 12-watt light is attached under the top shelf. The unit also has three round glass shelves. The showcase measures about 59 inches high and 10 ½ inches wide.

Where sold? and catalogs.

What to do? Call Seventh Avenue toll-free at 1-800-991-4442 or

Recalls: Lean Cuisine chicken dinners, GE and Kenmore wall ovens, 11/19/08 [Last modified: Thursday, November 20, 2008 8:05pm]
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