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Snap recalls lithium-ion batteries sold for Pixy Flying Cameras

The lithium-ion battery can overheat, posing a fire hazard

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Snap of Santa Monica, Calif., is recalling about 71,000 lithium-ion batteries sold for Pixy Flying Cameras

The camera's lithium-ion battery can overheat, posing a fire hazard.

The firm has received four reports of the battery overheating and bulging, resulting in one minor battery fire and one minor injury.

This recall involves the rechargeable lithium-ion battery sold with the pocket-sized Pixy Flying Camera.

The battery was sold separately and paired with the Pixy, which ...

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    Massimo Motor Sports recalls percussion massage guns

    The lithium-ion battery system can overheat

    Massimo Motor Sports of Garland, Texas, is recalling about 12,630 massage guns.

    The lithium-ion battery system can overheat, posing a fire hazard.

    The firm has received three reports of fires with the recalled massage guns that resulted in over $15,000 in property damage. No injuries have been reported.

    This recall involves all models of the Massimo Percussion Massage Gun.

    The massage guns have 20 speed levels and came with six massage heads and a built-in rechargeable lithium ion battery. They were sold in black, silver, gold, and blue; all were model number EM003.

    Model numbers can be found on the Product information card in the package.

    The massage guns, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively online at Costco.com from April 2020, through May 2020, for about $60.

    What to do

    Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled massage guns and contact Massimo for a full refund.

    Consumers may contact Massimo Motor Sports toll-free at (877) 881-6376 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (CT) Monday through Friday, or online at www.massimomotor.com and click on “Product Recall” at the top of the page for more information.

    Massimo Motor Sports of Garland, Texas, is recalling about 12,630 massage guns. The lithium-ion battery system can overheat, posing a fire hazard. Th...

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    LG Energy Solution Michigan recalls home energy storage batteries

    The home batteries can overheat, posing a risk of fire

    LG Energy Solution Michigan of Holland, Mich., is recalling about 1,815LG Chem “RESU 10H” Lithium-Ion Residential Energy Storage Systems.

    The home batteries can overheat, posing a risk of fire and emission of harmful smoke.

    The firm has received five reports of fires resulting in minor property damage. No injuries have been reported.

    This recall involves the LG Chem Model RESU 10H lithium-ion storage battery that is installed as part of a residential energy solar panel system.

    The recalled battery allows owners to capture and store energy from the solar panels.

    The batteries are wall mounted and measure 29.30 x 35.70 x 8.10 inches and weigh roughly 220 pounds.

    The LG Chem logo is located on the top left side of the front panel. The serial number of the recalled product begins with R15563P3SSEG and is located behind the access door of the RESU 10H (Type-R) home battery.

    The batteries, manufactured in Korea, were sold at various distributors of solar energy storage systems nationwide, including, but not limited to Sunrun, AEE Solar, Baywa, CED, Krannich, Independent Electric Supply, and Inter Island Solar Supply, from January 2017, through March 2019, for about $8,000.

    What to do

    Consumers should immediately contact LG Energy Solution Michigan to schedule a free replacement. LG Energy Solution Michigan, its distributors and its installers also are attempting to contact all owners directly to arrange for modifications to the recalled batteries to reduce the risk of overheating until they can be replaced with new batteries.

    Consumers may contact LG Energy Solution Michigan toll-free at (866) 263-0301 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, by email at RESUservice@lgensol.com, or online at www.lgessbattery.com/us for more information.

    LG Energy Solution Michigan of Holland, Mich., is recalling about 1,815LG Chem “RESU 10H” Lithium-Ion Residential Energy Storage Systems. The home batte...