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Jardine cribs

Company: Jardine Enterprises.

Quantity: 320,000.

Why? The wooden crib slats and spindles can break, creating a gap that can pose an entrapment and strangulation hazard to infants.

What models? Model BC-23, Drop Side Blue Spindle Crib; BC-36B, Drop Side Light Blue Spindle; BC-36G, Drop Side Sage Spindle Crib; BC-36P, Drop Side Pink Spindle Crib; BC-007, Hilton Drop Side Cherry Single Crib; BC-010, Windsor Drop Side Cherry Flat Panel Crib; BC-010C, Windsor Drop Side Cherry Flat Panel Crib; BC-010HP, Windsor Drop Side Oak/Honey Pine Crib; BC-010W, Hilton Drop Side White Full Panel Crib; BC-017, Windsor Drop Side Dark Pine Single Crib; BC-107C, Hilton Drop Side Cherry Single Crib; BC-107CR, Windsor Cherry Single Sleigh Crib; BC-110C, Berkley Drop Side Cherry Flat Panel Single Crib; BC-110HP, Windsor Drop Side Honey Pine/Honey Single Crib; BC-110W, Berkley Drop Side White Flat Panel Single Crib; DA617BC, Wicker 3-in-1 White Crib; DA620BC, Haven 3-in-1 Oak/Dark Pine Crib; DA770BC, 4-in-1 White Convertible Crib; DV730N, Natural Lifetime Crib; DV730W, White Lifetime Crib; DV830-N, Natural Lifetime Crib; DV830-W, White Lifetime Crib; 0113B00, Drop Side Natural Spindle Crib; 0113K00, Drop Side Mahogany Spindle Crib; 0303B00, Berkley Natural Lifetime Crib; 0303C00, Berkley White Lifetime Crib; 0303G00, Berkley Cherry Lifetime Crib; 0309K00, Positano Mahogany Lifetime Crib. The model number is printed on the inside of the bottom rail of the headboard or footboard.

Where sold? KidsWorld, Geoffrey Stores, Toys "R" Us, Babies "R" Us and at babiesrus.com.

What to do? For a credit, call Jardine at 1-800-646-4106 or visit www.jardinecribrecall.com.

Crafters Square Hot Melt mini glue guns

Company: Dollar Tree

Quantity: 470,000.

Why? The recalled glue guns can short circuit, causing the gun to smoke and posing a fire hazard.

What models? Crafters Square Hot Melt Mini Glue Gun with product number 939701. The glue gun is black with an orange trigger and measures 4 1/2 inches from the back of the gun to the tip. It has a 44-inch electrical cord attached. Crafters Square and 939701 are located on the guns' packaging. DS-010 Glue Gun is written in raised letters on the handle of the gun.

Where sold? Dollar Tree, Dollar Bill$, Dollar Express, Greenbacks, Only One Dollar and Deal$ stores.

What to do? Return to the store where purchased for a refund, call Dollar Tree toll-free at 1-800-876-8077 or visit www.dollartree.com.

'Hip Charm' key chains

Company: Wal-Mart Stores Inc.

Quantity: 39,000.

Why? The charms on the key chain can contain high levels of lead.

What models? The key chains have several charms, including a button, clover, leaf and heart. The charms hang from a silver-colored chain. The words "Hip charm" and the following UPC numbers are printed on the products packaging: 03156811032, 03156811029, 03156811019, 03156811016, 03156811018, 03156811028 and 03156811030.

Where sold? Wal-Mart stores.

What to do? Return to any Wal-Mart for a refund, call Wal-Mart toll-free at 1-800-925-6278 or visit www.walmartstores.com.

Pro Taper clamp kits used with off-road motorcycles

Company: Tucker Rocky Distributing.

Quantity: 12,000.

Why? Some of the bolts included in the clamp kits or sold separately can break under extreme force such as a crash because of incorrect installation. This can cause the handlebars to separate, posing a risk of serious injury.

What models? The Pro Taper Clamp Kits are aftermarket accessories for off-road motorcycles. The recall involves the following kits and part numbers:Upper Triple Clamp Kit parts 02-2824, 02-2825, 02-2826, 02-2827, 02-2828, 02-2829, 02-2843, 02-2844, 02-2845, 02-2846, 02-2849, 02-2851; Complete Triple Clamp Kit parts 02-2830, 02-2831, 02-2832, 02-2833, 02-2834, 02-2839, 02-2840, 02-2847, 02-2848, 02-2850, 02-2852, 02-2853, 02-2854, 02-2855; Handlebar Clamp Kit (Universal Solid Mount Kit and Universal Rubber Mount Kit) part 02-2821, 02-2822; Replacement Bolt Kit parts 02-2855, 02-2886.

Where sold? Motorcycle dealers.

What to do? For a replacement, call Tucker Rocky Distributing toll-free at 1-866-217-7750 or visit www.protaper.com.

Water pump motors

Company: A.O. Smith Electrical Products Co.

Quantity: 6,750.

Why? The water pumps are labeled as containing a 1-horsepower motor, but actually contain a 3/4-horsepower motor. Under certain conditions, the smaller motor could overheat, posing a fire hazard.

What models? The recall involves motors included with lawn sprinkler pumps and jet pumps manufactured by F. E. Myers Co. The recall also includes replacement pump motors that were sold separately, model numbers and product: QP10, Lawn Sprinkler Pump; QP10B, Lawn Sprinkler Pump with Brass Impeller; HJ100S, Shallow Well Jet Pump; HJ100S-1, Shallow Well Jet Pump with Brass Impeller; HJ100D, Deep Well Jet Pump; HJ100D-LR, Deep Well Jet Pump Less Regulator; HJ100D-1, Deep Well Jet Pump with Brass Impeller; 20935A000K, individually sold replacement motor. The pump's model number, manufacturing date code and the name "Myers" can be located on the pump's nameplate and packaging. The pump's motor has "A.O. Smith" and model number "C48D52B86" on the motor's nameplate. The replacement motor's packaging has "Myers" and model number "20935A000K" printed on it.

Where sold? By independent contractors and plumbers.

What to do? Call A.O. Smith toll-free at 1-800-280-8626 or visit www.regcen.com/pumprecall.

2008 Arctic Cat 50cc and 90cc ATVs

Company: Arctic Cat Inc.

Quantity: 6,000.

Why? The speed controller could fail to return to the idle position when the throttle lever is released, or the speed controller could fail to be at idle on start up. This could result in loss of vehicle control.

What models? DVX 50 Black/Red, A2008KSA2BUSD; DVX 50 Black/Lime, A2008KSA2BUSE; DVX 50 Pink. A2008KSA2BUST; DVX 90-California-Black/Red, A2008KSB2BCAD; DVX 90-California-Black/Lime, A2008KSB2BCAE; DVX 90-California-Pink, A2008KSB2BCAT; DVX 90 Black/Red, A2008KSB2BUSD; DVX 90 Black/Lime, A2008KSB2BUSE; DVX 90 Pink, A2008KSB2BUST; 50 2X4 Auto Green, A2008KUA2BUSG; 50 2X4 Auto Red, A2008KUA2BUSR; 50 2X4 Auto Pink, A2008KUA2BUST; 90 2X4 Auto-California-Green, A2008KUB2BCAG; 90 2X4 Auto-California-Red, A2008KUB2BCAR; 90 2X4 Auto-California-Pink, A2008KUB2BCAT; 90 2X4 Auto Green, A2008KUB2BUSG; 90 2X4 Auto Red, A2008KUB2BUSR; 90 2X4 Auto Pink, A2008KUB2BUST.

Where sold? Arctic Cat dealers.

What to do? Call Arctic Cat toll-free at 1-800-279-6851 or visit www.arctic-cat.com.

Bush Hog off-road utility vehicles

Company: Bush Hog LLC.

Quantity: 4,000.

Why? The utility vehicle's throttle cable can freeze in freezing temperatures. This can cause the engine not to return to idle when the driver takes his foot off the accelerator pedal.

What models? Bush Hog models TH440 (Trail Hunter), TH4200 (Trail Hand) and TH4400 (Trail Hand) off-road utility vehicles. "Bush Hog" is printed on the utility vehicle's cargo bed tail gate and on each side of the cargo bed. Model "TH440," "TH4200" or "TH4400" is printed on each side of the hood. The hood color is red, green or mossy oak.

Where sold? Bush Hog dealers.

What to do? For repair, call Bush Hog toll-free at 1-877-873-0143 or visit www.bushhog.com.

Nordstrom's Cadence-Lea and Trio-Lea girls sandals

Company: Nordstrom Inc.

Quantity: 1,500.

Why? The flower embellishments on the sandals can detach, posing a choking hazard to small children.

What models? The sandals are leather with attached leather flowers and were sold under the "Cadence-Lea" and "Trio-Lea" names. "Cadence-Lea" sandals are white, light green or silver. "Trio-Lea" sandals are white or silver. They were sold in girls' sizes 5 through 12. Nordstrom is printed on the sandals.

Where sold? Nordstrom.

What to do? Return to any Nordstrom for a refund, call the company toll-free at 1-800-804-0806 or visit www.nordstrom.com.

Playground tire swings

Company: Miracle Recreation Equipment Co.

Quantity: 1,400.

Why? The hanger clamp on the tire swing can fail, causing the tire swing to detach.

What models? The products and model numbers: Kids' Choice Arch Tire Swing Sets, 714-852; Kids' Choice Arch Tire Swing Extension, 714-852-X; Kids' Choice Arch Tire Swing Swivel Replacement, 278.

Where sold? Authorized dealers to schools, parks and municipalities.

What to do? Call Miracle Recreation toll-free at 1-800-523-4202 extension 683, e-mail recalls@miraclerec.com or visit www.miracle-recreation.com.

Product recalls 06/25/08 [Last modified: Monday, November 1, 2010 1:23pm]

    

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