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Recalls: Tylenol grape pain reliever, Tumblekins toys, more

Tylenol grape pain reliever

Company: McNeil Consumer Healthcare.

Quantity: 574,000 bottles.

Why? Consumers have reported difficulty using the dosing system. It includes a syringe, which a parent or caregiver inserts into a protective cover at the top of the bottle to measure the proper dose.

What models? Infants' Tylenol grape oral suspension, 1 ounce, with UPC code 300450122308 and lot numbers BIL0U00, BIL0V00, BIL3500, BJL2D00, BJL2E00, BJL2T00 and BJL2U00.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call McNeil toll-free at 1-888-222-6036 or visit www.tylenol.com.

Honda Odyssey

Company: American Honda Motor Co.

Quantity: 45,747.

Why? The power liftgate could fail due to a manufacturing flaw, and close unexpectedly.

What models? 2008-2009 Honda Odyssey.

Where sold? Dealers.

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

Tumblekins toys

Company: International Playthings LLC.

Quantity: 31,000.

Why? The toys can break into small pieces with sharp points, posing choking and lacerations hazards to children.

What models? The Tumblekins toy vehicles and playsets are wooden and painted in bright colors. Tumblekins, Made in China and manufacturing code 171111461502 or 346101461502 are printed on the toys. For the item numbers and UPC codes, please see www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml12/12111.html.

Where sold? Various stores from March-December 2011.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-800-445-8347 or email recall@intplay.com.

MS 391 chain saws

Company: STIHL Inc.

Quantity: 3,000.

Why? The flywheel on the chain saw can crack, causing parts of the flywheel to separate and strike users or bystanders.

What models? STIHL MS 391 gas-powered chain saws with an orange top casing, gray base and black front handle and hand guard. Serial numbers are: 28535 1759 through 28535 1956; 28664 5278 through 28664 6277; 28665 1283 through 28665 5577; 28724 4317 through 28724 4480; and 28735 3627 through 28735 3647

Where sold? STIHL dealers from March-July 2011.

What to do? Call STIHL toll-free at 1-800-610-6677, visit www.stihlusa.com or email stihlrecall@stihl.us.

Dancing teapots

Company: Ganz U.S.A. LLC,.

Quantity: 2,100.

Why? The teapot's handle can get extremely hot when there is hot water in the teapot, posing a burn hazard to consumers.

What models? Ganz ceramic teapots are tilted to appear as if they are dancing. Recalled teapots are 32-ounce, 10 inches tall and 8 inches wide and have SKU number ER19252 and UPC 661371626062 printed on a sticker on the bottom of the teapot.

Where sold? Various stores in December and January.

What to do? Call Ganz at 1-800-724-5902 or visit www.ganz.com.

Nissan Altima, Versa

Company: Nissan North America Inc.

Quantity: 976.

Why? An incorrect mixture of propellant could lead to side airbags not deploying.

What models? 2012 Nissan Altima, Versa.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call Nissan at 1-615-725-1000.

Slalom Glider

Company: Landscape Structures Inc.

Quantity: 900.

Why? The Slalom Glider is a playground slide that lacks a transition platform on the top and sides of the chute. Children can fall when moving from the ladder to the slide and when descending the chute.

What models? Slalom Glider is a distinctive 6-foot high playground slide that is curved in shape and made from molded plastic. It includes an arched, tubular steel access ladder. The recalled products have model numbers 156456 and 172627.

Where sold? Various distributors from January 2006-December 2011.

What to do? Call Landscape Structures toll-free at 1-888-438-6574 or visit www.playlsi.com.

Adjustable ottoman bed

Company: JN Bailey and Associates Inc.

Quantity: 800.

Why? When the ottoman is converted into a bed and weight is put on it, it can collapse.

What models? The ottoman is on casters with a folding metal frame and a high-density polyfoam mattress. The ottoman can open out and be converted into a twin-sized bed.

Where sold? Improvements and Skymall catalogs and at Improvementscatalog.com and Skymall.com from May-August 2011.

What to do? Call Improvements toll-free at 1-800-985-6044 or visit www.improvementscatalog.com.

Fire alarm control panel

Company: Bosch Security Systems Inc.

Quantity: 330.

Why? When the alarm verification feature of the system is turned on, the control panel can fail to sound an alarm if a fire occurs. In addition, on systems with 50 or more reporting stations, a delay in sounding an alarm and reporting a fire may occur if the loop for the alarm system is broken.

What models? Bosch-branded fire alarm panel is locking red wall box with dimensions 22.7 inches high by 14.5 inches wide by 4.3 inches deep. The word BOSCH is printed on the right corner of the panel and the model number FPA-1000-UL is printed on the bottom left below the glass screen. The alarm panels featured software versions 1.10, 1.11 and 1.12, which can be determined by installers.

Where sold? Authorized distributors and installers from May 2009-October 2011.

What to do? Call Bosch toll-free at 1-800-289-0096 or visit www.boschsecurity.us/en-us.

Recalls: Tylenol grape pain reliever, Tumblekins toys, more 02/23/12 [Last modified: Thursday, February 23, 2012 4:58pm]
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