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Recalls: Electrical problems lead to Chrysler recalls

Dodge, Jeep vehicles

Company: Chrysler Group LLC.

Quantity: 442,481.

Why? Electrical problems could lead to the active head restraints failing in a rear impact collision.

What models? 2011-2013 Sebring and Dodge Avenger; 2011-2012 Dodge Nitro and Jeep Liberty.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call Chrysler toll-free at 1-800-247-9753.

Chrysler vehicles

Company: Chrysler Group LLC.

Quantity: 224,254.

Why? A software error may result in the wrong airbags deploying (example: a left side impact would deploy the right side airbags), leaving the occupant with no airbag protection at the point of impact.

What models? 2013 Town & Country, Dodge Grand Caravan and RAM C/V Tradesman.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call Chrysler toll-free at 1-800-247-9753.

Crave Brothers Les Frères cheese

Company: Whole Foods Market.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The product has the potential to be contaminated with listeria monocytogenes, 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? Les Frères Wash Rind Product of USA, PLU code 294473, at Whole Foods; and Petit Frère (PF88 8 ounces) and Petit Frère with Truffles (PF88T 8 ounces).

Where sold? Florida Whole Foods stores and other stores.

What to do? Call Whole Foods at (512) 477-5566, extension 20060, or Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese Co. at (920) 478-4887.

Estarylla oral contraceptives

Company: Sandoz.

Quantity: One lot.

Why? A placebo tablet was found in a row of active tablets on one pack.

What models? Estarylla LF01213A, expiration date 02/2014, NDC 00781-4058-15, in cartons containing three blister cards of 28 tablets each.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call Sandoz toll-free at 1-800-525-2492 or email

Somersault Pacific sea salt products

Company: Somersault Snack Co. LLC.

Quantity: 712 cases.

Why? Some of the products may contain milk, an allergen not listed on the packaging. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of an allergic reaction if they consume these products.

What models? Somersault Pacific sea salt in 1-ounce packages in six-count multipack boxes, box UPC 898403 00221 5 and package UPC 898403 00220 8.

Where sold? Target stores.

What to do? Call the company at (415) 407-1247.

Lincoln vehicles

Company: Ford Motor Co.

Quantity: 12,569.

Why? The child safety locks may deactivate without notice, allowing the door to be unlocked and opened from the inside.

What models? 2013 Ford Explorer, Taurus and Lincoln MKS.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call Ford toll-free at 1-866-436-7332.

Butterfly, shell lamps

Company: Angel's Touch Collections Co. Ltd.

Quantity: 8,000.

Why? The lamps have exposed wiring at the base, posing shock and fire hazards.

What models? Butterfly clip light (SKU 416593) and shell clip light (SKU 416955) lamps.

Where sold? Cracker Barrel and at from November 2012-February 2013.

What to do? Call Angel's Touch toll-free at 1-877-474-2133 or visit

Remote-controlled helicopters

Company: Toys R Us Inc.

Quantity: 6,500.

Why? The rechargeable battery inside the helicopters can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards.

What models? Fast Lane FA-005 radio control 3-channel helicopter with gyro stabilizer and charger, model number 5F5F2F5.

Where sold? Toys R Us stores and at from September 2012-January 2013.

What to do? Call Toys R Us toll-free at 1-800-869-7787 or visit

Recalls: Electrical problems lead to Chrysler recalls 07/12/13 [Last modified: Friday, July 12, 2013 6:23pm]
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