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Recalls: Vehicle recalls, baby bath seats, candy, pet food

Chrysler SUVs

Company: Chrysler Group LLC.

Quantity: 1.56 million.

Why? The placement of the fuel tank increases the chances of a fire in a crash.

What models? 1993-1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee and 2002-2007 Jeep Liberty SUVs.

Where sold? Dealers.

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

GM vehicles

Company: General Motors LLC.

Quantity: 193,652.

Why? Fluid could enter the driver's door module, causing corrosion that could result in a short in the circuit board. A short may cause the power door lock and power window switches to function intermittently or become inoperative or cause overheating and lead to a fire.

What models? 2006 Chevrolet Trailblazer EXT and GMC Envoy XL and 2006-2007 Chevrolet Trailblazer, GMC Envoy, Buick Rainier, Saab 9-7x and Isuzu Ascender vehicles.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call, toll-free, Buick at 1-800-521-7300, Chevrolet at 1-866-694-6546, GMC at 1-866-996-9463, Isuzu at 1-800-255-6727 and Saab at 1-800-955-9007.

Baby bath seats

Companies: Liberty Procurement Co. Inc., BeBeLove and Chelsea & Scott Ltd.

Quantity: 41,550.

Why? The bath seats fail to meet federal safety standards, including the requirements for stability. Specifically, the bath seats can tip over, posing a risk of drowning to babies.

What models? Idea Baby brand infant bath seats made for Buy Buy Baby, Bed, Bath & Beyond and One Step Ahead, and BeBeLove E-Zee bath seats.

Where sold? Various stores and online retailers.

What to do? Call Buy Buy Baby toll-free at 1-877-328-9222 or visit buybuybaby.com or bedbathandbeyond.com; call BeBeLove toll-free at 1-888-464-1218 or visit bebeloveusa.com; call Chelsea & Scott toll-free at 1-866-271-4536 or visit onestepahead.com.

See's milk and dark raisins

Company: See's Co.

Quantity: All.

Why? The products may contain undeclared tree nuts and eggs. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to tree nuts (e.g.: almonds, walnuts, pecans, cashews) and/or eggs run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

What models? Milk raisins with a UPC code 737666083060 and dark raisins with a UPC code 737666083053, both in the 8-ounce clear cellophane bags.

Where sold? At See's Candies retail stores, licensees and mail order.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-800-789-7337.

Oskri chocolate bars

Company: Oskri Corp.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The chocolate contains milk. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

What models? The 1.9-ounce, flexible plastic wrapper with UPC 666016-300703 (coconut bar dark chocolate), UPC 666016-400311 (coconut bars dark chocolate minis), UPC 666016-300307 (fig dark chocolate bars) and UPC 666016-300420 (almond dark chocolate bars) marked with the following stamp: P 1/1/13 through 6/6/13, EXP 7/7/14 through 12/12/14, LOT 001 through 154.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Email quality@oskri.com.

Dodge Ram trucks

Company: Chrysler Group LLC.

Quantity: 31,450.

Why? For 30,197 vehicles, the turn signal indicator may not flash at a double rate to give a notification to the driver of a turn signal malfunction. For 1,253 vehicles, the headlamp shutters may function improperly when in high-beam mode, reducing the driver's visibility.

What models? 2013 Ram 1500, 2500 and 3500 trucks equipped with optional premium tail lamps; and 2013 Ram 2500 and 3500 trucks equipped with optional premium headlamps.

Where sold? Dealers.

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

Acura RSX

Company: American Honda Motor Co.

Quantity: 18,352.

Why? The brake booster may not operate correctly, requiring greater force to stop the car and increasing the risk of a crash.

What models? 2006 Acura RSX and 2006-2007 Honda S2000.

Where sold? Dealers.

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

Dry pet food

Company: Natura Pet Products.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The product may have been contaminated with salmonella, a bacterial organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in people, particularly young children, frail or elderly people, and those with weakened immune systems.

What models? Dry food for a variety of pets. For full details, please see http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm357630.htm.

Where sold? Pet stores.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-800-224-6123.

Wardley Betta fish food

Company: Hartz Mountain Corp.

Quantity: 8,112.

Why? The product may have been contaminated with salmonella, a bacterial organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in people, particularly young children, frail or elderly people, and those with weakened immune systems.

What models? The 1.2-ounce plastic containers of Wardley Betta Fish Food, UPC number 0-43324-01648, lot code PP06331.

Where sold? Various pet stores.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-800-275-1414.

Vega snack bars

Company: Sequel Naturals Ltd.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The products may contain the undeclared allergen milk. People who have severe sensitivity or allergies to milk may run the risk of a serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

What models? Vega One bars and Vega sport protein bars. For further detail, please see www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm356772.htm.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-866-839-8863 or email questions@myvega.com.

Stride Rite girls sandals

Company: Stride Rite Children's Group LLC.

Quantity: 7,500.

Why? The metal flower on the shoe can detach, posing a choking hazard.

What models? The Joanna girls sandals, style numbers CG40723 and CG40725.

Where sold? Stride Rite stores and other department stores and at striderite.com and other online retailers from December 2011-May 2013.

What to do? Call Stride Rite toll-free at 1-800-365-4933, visit www.striderite.com or email JoannaReturns@striderite.com.

Dodge Ram trucks

Company: Chrysler Group LLC.

Quantity: 5,617.

Why? Due to a welding issue with the front axle carrier, the front drive shaft may fracture and result in a loss of power and damage to surrounding components if the shaft continues to spin.

What models? 2012 RAM 4500 and 5500 trucks.

Where sold? Dealers.

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

Beef jerky products

Company: Hickory Hollow Jerky LLC.

Quantity: 1,800 pounds.

Why? The products contain Worcestershire sauce, and fish (anchovy paste) is a subcomponent. Fish is a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label.

What models? The 3-ounce Hickory Hollow packages of original recipe beef jerky with the establishment number EST. 34550, sweet heat BBQ beef jerky with the establishment number EST. 34550, and the hot shot beef jerky with the establishment number EST. 34550.

Where sold? Various stores and online.

What to do? Email Russ Robbins at hhjerky@gmail.com.

Salsa bicycle forks

Company: Salsa Cycles.

Quantity: 1,700.

Why? The bicycle fork can bend above the disc brake mount, posing a fall hazard to the rider.

What models? All Salsa Vaya bicycle forks stamped with the batch codes 2011 02 21, 2011 04 11, 2011 06 14 and 2011 09 09, and all Salsa La Cruz bicycle forks stamped with the batch codes 2011 03 01, 2011 04 08, 2011 05 30 and 2011 09 09.

Where sold? Bicycle stores and online from February 2011-June 2012.

What to do? Call Salsa Cycles toll-free at 1-877-774-6208 or visit www.salsacycles.com.

Cedar Lake heaters/cookers

Company: Texsport.

Quantity: 325.

Why? The dual use heater/cooker consists of a single large ceramic burner with a metal stand and has the product number 14219 on the packaging.

What models? The dual use heater/cooker consists of a single large ceramic burner with a metal stand and has the product number 14219 on the packaging.

Where sold? Sporting goods, outdoor and Army/Navy stores and online at Sears.com, Kmart.com and Amazon.com from May 2012-February 2013.

What to do? Call Texsport toll-free at 1-800-231-1402 or visit www.texsport.com.

Recalls: Vehicle recalls, baby bath seats, candy, pet food 06/21/13 [Last modified: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 10:15am]

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