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Recalls: Peppers from Mexico, All Our Kids child restraint seats, more

Serrano and jalapeno peppers from Mexico

Company: Agricola Zaragosa.

Quantity: Unknown.

Why? They could contain Salmonella Saintpaul, which can cause serious illness or death.

What models? All raw serrano and jalapeno peppers from Mexico and foods with the peppers should be avoided.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the FDA toll-free at 1-888-463-6332.

All Our Kids child-restraint seats

Company: All Our Kids.

Quantity: 600,602.

Why? The nylon fabric in the seats does not meet the federal flammability standards.

What models? Models 600K, 600 SI, 600 PR, 602 BK, 602 CW, 602 PR, 602 PF, made in 1993-94.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration toll-free at 1-800-424-9393.

Viapro

Company: EG Labs LLC.

Quantity: Undisclosed, but all lots.

Why? The supplement contains an undeclared ingredient that could cause blood pressure to drop to dangerous levels inpeople taking prescription drugs for diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol or heart disease.

What models? Viapro capsules were packaged into 2-capsule blister, 1-capsule blister and 10-capsule bottles.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Return to Seaboard Tampa Terminal: 6708 Harney Road Tampa Florida, 33610 for a refund, or call the FDA toll-free at 1-888-463-6332.

Spinach artichoke chicken

Company: Nestle Prepared Food Co.

Quantity: 199,417 pounds.

Why? The product may contain pieces of plastic.

What models? The 9-ounce boxes of "Lean Pockets Spinach Artichoke Chicken - 2 sandwiches." Printed on the side of each box is a "Best Before" date of "Nov 2009" followed by a package code beginning "8144 544616." Also printed on the side of the package is the establishment number "P7721A."

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call Nestle toll-free at 1-800-350-5016.

KeO bicycle pedals

Company: Look Cycle USA.

Quantity: 80,000.

Why? The steel axle inside the pedal can break, posing a fall hazard to cyclists.

What models? Pedal models include KéO Classic, KéO Sprint, KéO HM and KéO Carbon. The model name is printed in white on the side of the pedal. Date codes between January 2004 and December 2005 are included in this recall. The date code for the KéO Classic, Sprint and Carbon pedals is on a dial stamped onto the pedal. The date code for the KéO HM is on the bottom of the pedal, with the letters A through L corresponding to the month, and the numbers 4 and 5 indicating 2004 or 2005.

Where sold? Specialty bicycle retailers.

What to do? Call Look Cycle USA toll-free at 1-866-430-5665, visit www.lookcycle-usa.com, or e-mail KeoUpgrade@lookcycle-usa.com.

Chicago Electric halogen work lights

Company: Harbor Freight Tools.

Quantity: 58,000.

Why? The halogen work lights can overheat and melt, and pose a risk of fire and electrical shock.

What models? The halogen work lights are 500 watts. Model number 30858 is included in this recall. The lamp measures 7 inches wide x 5 ½ inches high and is mounted on a yellow frame. "UL Listed E163392" and "Work Light 8F95" is printed on a sticker on the back. The model number is printed on the light's packaging..

Where sold? Harbor Freight Tools stores, Harbor Freight Tools' catalogs and at www.harborfreight.com.

What to do? Call Harbor Freight Tools toll-free at 1-800-444-3353, visit www.harborfreight.com or e-mail recalls@harborfreight.com.

DeWalt DC608 cordless brad nailers

Company: DeWalt Industrial Tool Co.

Quantity: 14,000.

Why? The nailer can operate when the safety is in the locked position. Also, the nailer can operate when the trigger is not pulled and the contact trip is depressed. The unexpected ejection of a nail poses a serious injury hazard.

What models? The DeWalt DC608 18-volt cordless 2-inch, 18-gauge straight brad nailer with date codes 200728 through 200821. "DC608" is located on the right side of the magazine. The date code can be found on the underside of the handle, once the battery pack is removed.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call DeWalt toll-free at 1-866-220-1481 or visit www.DEWALT.com.

Mother Hubbard's cribs

Company: Mother Hubbard's Cupboards.

Quantity: 1,300.

Why? The cribs fail to meet the federal safety standards for cribs. The distance between the mattress support bracket in the lowest position and the top of the side rail in the highest position is less than the required 26 inches, posing a fall hazard to children who climb over the railing.

What models? "Enchantment" (model #210), "Hush a Bye" (model #215), "Once upon a time" (model #320) and "Rock a bye" (model #1900-350). Only date codes from 0306 through 0308 are included in this recall. "Mother Hubbard's Cupboards", the model number and date code are printed on a label located on the bottom inside of the right side.

Where sold? Juvenile product stores.

What to do? Call Mother Hubbard's Cupboards toll-free at 1-888-661-8201 or visit www.mhcfurniture.com.

Volvo vehicles

Company: Volvo Cars of North America.

Quantity: 1,020.

Why? The power steering return line hose was not properly set and could lead to failure, which can result in loss of control.

What models? C30, C70, S40, V50.

Where sold? Volvo dealers.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-800-458-1552.

Davenport cribs

Company: Baby Appleseed.

Quantity: 500.

Why? The cribs fail to meet the federal safety standards for cribs. The cribs have a two-mattress support system. The secondary mattress support, used for the lowest position, does not meet the full 26-inch minimum height in its lowest position, allowing children inside to crawl over the railing.

What models? Davenport crib models that begin with the model numbers 273-xxxx-xxxx and have manufacture dates on or before August 2007 printed on a label located on the right side of the lower inner panel of the crib. The recalled cribs have two mattress support systems - a metal one and a wooden one.

Where sold? Specialty juvenile product stores.

What to do? Call Baby Appleseed toll-free at 1-877-348-2199 or visit www.babyappleseed.com.

Recalls: Peppers from Mexico, All Our Kids child restraint seats, more 08/06/08 [Last modified: Tuesday, November 2, 2010 10:27am]

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