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    Piaggio recalls Aprilia motorcycles

    The Brembo front brake master cylinders may fail

    Piaggio Group Americas is recalling 1,856 model year 2016-2017 Aprilia RSV4 1000 motorcycles (including RR, Factory Superpole, and RF Superpole), and model year 2017 Aprilia Tuono V4 1100 motorcycles (including RR and Factory Superpole).

    The motorcycles are equipped with Brembo front brake master cylinders that may fail.

    As such, they fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 122, "Motorcycle Brake Systems."

    If the front brake master cylinder fails, the loss of front braking ability can increase the risk of a crash.

    What to do

    Aprilia will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front brake master cylinder piston, free of charge.

    The recall is expected to begin January 15, 2018.

    Owners may contact Aprilia customer service at 1-212-380-4433.

    Piaggio Group Americas is recalling 1,856 model year 2016-2017 Aprilia RSV4 1000 motorcycles (including RR, Factory Superpole, and RF Superpole), and model...

    Melville Direct recalls Fiber Optic Christmas trees

    The AC power adapter can overheat, posing a fire hazard

    Melville Direct of Dedham, Mass., is recalling about 1,700 Bits and Pieces Fiber Optic Christmas trees.

    The AC power adapter can overheat, posing a fire hazard.

    The firm has received 449 reports of the AC power adapter overheating. There was one injury reported.

    This recall involves Bits and Pieces Fiber Optic indoor plug-in Christmas trees with fiber optic light strands that change color.

    Each tree comes with an AC power adapter that is attached to the gold tone colored base that holds the tree in place. The AC power adapter plugs into a standard household outlet. The 18 inch tall tree item number is 43560 and weighs about three pounds.

    The 31 inch tall tree item number is 43559 and weighs about four pounds. The item numbers can be found on the UPC barcode label on the box.

    The trees, manufactured in China, were sold in the Bits and Pieces mail order catalog and online at www.bitsandpieces.com from October 2017, through December 2017, for about $50.

    What to do

    Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled power adapters, unplug them from the Christmas Tree and contact Melville for a full refund and free shipping. Melville is contacting purchasers directly.

    Consumers may contact Melville toll-free at 866-503-6395 from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday or online at www.bitsandpieces.com for more information.

    Melville Direct of Dedham, Mass., is recalling about 1,700 Bits and Pieces Fiber Optic Christmas trees.The AC power adapter can overheat, posing a fire...

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      Grand Design recalls model year 2017-2018 Reflection and Imagine travel trailers

      The trailer's jack could operate unintentionally

      Grand Design RV is recalling 3,969 model year 2017-2018 Reflection and Imagine travel trailers equipped with a Smart-Jack model power tongue jack.

      The laminated plastic touch pad on the jack may crack or separate allowing water to enter, potentially causing the jack to operate unintentionally and increasing the risk of a crash or injury.

      What to do

      Grand Design will notify owners, and dealers will replace the power tongue jack, free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin January 8, 2018.

      Owners may contact Grand Design customer service at 1-574-825-9679. Grand Design's number for this recall is 900012.

      Grand Design RV is recalling 3,969 model year 2017-2018 Reflection and Imagine travel trailers equipped with a Smart-Jack model power tongue jack.The l...

      Aston Martin recalls vehicles with a 6-Speed Touchtronic II Automatic Transmissions

      The vehicles may roll unexpectedly, increasing the risk of a crash

      Aston Martin The Americas is recalling 3,493 model year 2009-2016 DB9s, 2009-2012 DBSs, 2010-2015 Rapides, 2012 Virages, and 2014 Vanquishes equipped with a 6-Speed Touchtronic II Automatic Transmission.

      A communication error between the Engine Control Module (ECM) and the Transmission Control Module (TCM) can cause the transmission park pawl to not engage.

      If the park pawl does not engage and the vehicle is stopped on a slope and exited without the parking brake being applied, the vehicle may unexpectedly roll, increasing the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      Aston Martin will notify owners, and dealers will update the TCM software, free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin February 1, 2018.

      Owners may contact Aston Martin customer service at 1-888-923-9988. Aston Martin's number for this recall is RA-07-0028.

      Aston Martin The Americas is recalling 3,493 model year 2009-2016 DB9s, 2009-2012 DBSs, 2010-2015 Rapides, 2012 Virages, and 2014 Vanquishes equipped with...

      John Deere recalls Crossover Gator utility vehicles

      The steering shaft can separate from the steering rack assembly

      Deere & Company of Moline, Ill., is recalling about 68,300 John Deere Crossover Gator utility vehicles.

      The steering shaft can separate from the steering rack assembly and result in a loss of vehicle steering control, posing a crash hazard.

      The firm has received nine reports of steering loss. No injuries have been reported.

      This recall involves John Deere models XUV825, XUV825 S4, XUV855, and XUV855 S4 Crossover Gator utility vehicles equipped with power steering.

      The model number and “John Deere” are printed on the side of the vehicle. The serial number begins with 1M0825 or 1M0855 and is located on the passenger side of the frame under the cargo box. The vehicles have seating for two or four passengers.

      The following serial number ranges are affected:

      Serial Number Ranges

      1M0825GEXXM040001 - 1M0825GEXXM136520

      1M0825GFXXM060001 - 1M0825GFXXM131607

      1M0825MAXXM010001 - 1M0825MAXXM010667

      1M0825MBXXM010001 - 1M0825MBXXM010419

      1M0825MEXXM010001

      1M0855DEXXM040001 - 1M0855DEXXM130975

      1M0855DFXXM060001 - 1M0855DFXXM130531

      1M0855DHXXM130001 - 1M0855DHXXM131052

      1M0855EBXXM010001 - 1M0855EBXXM010561

      1M0855MAXXM010001 - 1M0855MAXXM010498

      1M0855MBXXM010001 - 1M0855MBXXM010247

      1M0855MDXXM010001 - 1M0855MDXXM010021

      1M0855MBAJM010249

      1M0825MAAJM010719

      1M0825MACJM010720

      1M0825MAAJM010722

      1M0825MAHJM010724

      1M0825MAEJM010725

      1M0825MACJM010726

      1M0825MATJM010727

      1M0825MAPJM010728

      1M0825MAKJM010729

      1M0825MAPJM010731

      The utility vehicles, manufactured in the U.S., were sold at John Deere dealers nationwide from March 2012, through November 2017, for between $13,400 and $16,100.

      What to do

      Consumers should stop using the recalled utility vehicles and contact an authorized John Deere dealer for a free repair. John Deere is contacting purchasers of the recalled utility vehicles directly.

      Consumers may contact Deere & Company at 800-537-8233 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (ET) or online at www.deere.com and select Product Recall Information on the drop-down menu under Parts & Service for more information.

      Deere & Company of Moline, Ill., is recalling about 68,300 John Deere Crossover Gator utility vehicles.The steering shaft can separate from the steerin...

      Winnebago recalls model year 2017-2018 Grand Tour and Journey motorhomes

      The battery cables and hydraulic lines may not be secured properly

      Winnebago Industries is recalling 58 model year 2017-2018 Grand Tour and Journey motorhomes.

      The battery cables and hydraulic lines may not be properly secured, allowing them to contact the driveshaft or exhaust system, potentially resulting in an electrical short or hydraulic fluid leak.

      An electrical short can increase the risk of a fire. A hydraulic fluid leak can result in a loss of braking ability, increasing the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      Winnebago will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the battery cables and hydraulic lines, rerouting and securing them as necessary. Any damaged cables or lines will be replaced. These repairs will be performed free of charge.

      The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Winnebago customer service at 1-641-585-3535.

      Winnebago Industries is recalling 58 model year 2017-2018 Grand Tour and Journey motorhomes.The battery cables and hydraulic lines may not be properly...

      Harris Teeter recalls HT Traders Mama Biscotti Mini Biscotti – Triple Chocolate

      The product may contain almonds and hazelnuts, allergens not declared on the label

      Harris Teeter is recalling HT Traders Mama Biscotti Mini Biscotti – Triple Chocolate.

      The product may contain almonds and hazelnuts, allergens not declared on the label.

      The following product is being recalled:

      • HT Traders Mama Biscotti Mini Biscotti – Triple Chocolate UPC: 7203670827

      What to do

      The 153 customers who purchased the recalled product since December 8, 2017, and have an allergy or sensitivity to almonds and/or hazelnuts should not consume it, but return it to Harris Teeter for a full refund.

      Consumers with questions about this recall may contact Mom’s Best Gourmet Foods at 1-905-696-8889 or by email at info@momsbest.ca.

      Consumers with questions for Harris Teeter may contact customer relations at 1-800-432-6111, and select Option 2.

      Harris Teeter is recalling HT Traders Mama Biscotti Mini Biscotti – Triple Chocolate.The product may contain almonds and hazelnuts, allergens not decla...

      Holiday consumer disasters

      Fires, poison, and poorly thought-out nativity scenes are among products that almost ruined Christmas

      Christmas is a time to be with your family--but who are we kidding, it’s a holiday that is equally about shopping, eating, and making your home or place of..

      Wohali Outdoors recalls children’s sleepwear

      The garments fail to meet flammability standards for children’s sleepwear

      Wohali Outdoors of Broken Arrow, Okla., is recalling about 29,000 children’s three-piece pajama sets sold in the U.S. and Canada.

      The sleepwear fails to meet flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.

      No incidents or injuries have been reported.

      This recall involves children’s 100 percent polyester, three-piece pajama sets that include a printed long-sleeve shirt, pants and a coordinating solid color robe that has matching printed lapels and cuffs.

      The sets have a printed label with “BASS PRO SHOPS” on the back of the neck of the long-sleeve shirt and robe and at the back of the pants.

      Each of the garments also has a sewn-in side label that has “RN number 74747” printed on it, and underneath that label another sewn-in label that has PO# 3515 or 3516, a style number, and the phone number 1-800-BASS PRO.

      The following sleepwear with a label identifying PO# 3515 or 3516 is being recalled:

      Style Number

      Style Description

      6904536

      Deer Camo - pink print top and bottom;

      solid pink robe with pink print lapel and cuffs

      6904537

      Pretty Pony - pink print top and bottom;

      solid purple robe with pink print lapel and cuffs

      6904538

      Woodland Critters - white print top and bottom;

      solid pink (coral) robe with white print lapel and cuffs

      6904539

      Holiday Critters - cream print top and bottom;

      solid red robe with cream print lapel and cuffs

      6904540

      Deer Camo - tan print top and bottom;

      solid brown robe with tan print lapel and cuffs

      6904541

      Holiday Moose - gray print top and bottom;

      solid dark gray robe with gray print lapel and cuffs

      6904542

      Wolf - green print top and bottom;

      solid green robe with green print lapel and cuffs

      6904543

      Bear - gray print top and bottom; solid gray robe with gray print lapel and cuffs

      The sleepwear, manufactured in China, was sold exclusively at Bass Pro Shops stores, catalog, and online at basspro.com from October 2016, through August 2017, for about $25.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately take the recalled pajama sets away from children and contact Wohali for instructions on receiving a pre-paid shipping label to return the pajama sets to Wohali in exchange for a full refund in the form of a Bass Pro gift card.

      Consumers may contact Wohali toll-free at 833-282-0442 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (CT) Monday through Friday or by email cs@wohalioutdoors.com.

      Wohali Outdoors of Broken Arrow, Okla., is recalling about 29,000 children’s three-piece pajama sets sold in the U.S. and Canada.The sleepwear fails to...

      Mazda recalls model year 2004-2006 B-series trucks

      Excessive internal pressure may cause the driver side front airbag to rupture

      Mazda North American Operations is superseding a previous recall  for 19,781 model year 2004-2006 B-series trucks.

      Upon deployment of the passenger side front airbag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to rupture with metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants, potentially resulting in serious injury or death.

      What to do

      Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger side front airbag inflator with an alternate inflator, free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin January 17, 2018.

      Vehicles that received a replacement airbag inflator under a previous campaign need to return to a dealer to have an alternate inflator installed.

      Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500. Mazda's number for this recall is 1817L.

      Mazda North American Operations is superseding a previous recall  for 19,781 model year 2004-2006 B-series trucks.Upon deployment of the passenger side...

      Grand Design recalls model year 2018 Reflection travel trailers

      A tire may contact the slide room and cause a blowout

      Grand Design RV is recalling 114 model year 2018 Reflection travel trailers, model 297RSTS.

      The vehicles may have insufficient clearance between the tire and the ram that moves the slide out room.

      The tire can contact the ram for the slide out room while the trailer is being towed, causing tire damage or a possible tire blowout.

      What to do

      Grand Design will notify owners, and dealers will install a lift kit at each of the axle hangers, giving two additional inches of clearance. Tires that show evidence of damage will be replaced. These repairs will be performed free of charge.

      The recall began on December 14, 2017.

      Owners may contact Grand Design customer service at 1-574-825-9679. Grand Design's number for this recall is 910011.

      Grand Design RV is recalling 114 model year 2018 Reflection travel trailers, model 297RSTS.The vehicles may have insufficient clearance between the tir...

      Gel Spice recalls beef flavored bouillon cubes

      The products contain soy and wheat, allergens not declared on the label

      Gel Spice Company is recalling Spice Time and Spice Supreme Beef Flavored Bouillon Cubes.

      The products contain soy and wheat, allergens not declared on the label.

      No consumer injuries or complaints have been received to date.

      The following products are being recalled:

      Brand/Description and Net WeightProduct LabelsBest By Date Code(s)*UPC NUMBER
      Spice Time Beef Flavored
      Bouillon Cubes
      NET WT. 1.7 OZ (48 g)
      "See below for the product label"11/06/20079679000543
      Spice Supreme
      Beef Flavored Bouillon Cubes 25 Count
      NET WT. 3-1/2 OZ (98 g)
      "See below for the product label"11/20/20076114304419
      Spice Supreme
      Beef Flavored Bouillon Cubes
      NET WT. 1.7 OZ (48 g)
      "See below for the product label"09/26/20 11/06/20 12/05/20076114304426

      * “Best By Date” coding can be found on the back of the product bottle, below the product cap and above the product label.

      The recalled products were distributed by Gel Spice to retail locations and distribution centers located in Alabama, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Virginia and Washington.

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled products should return them to the place of purchase for a full refund by visiting Gel Spice’s website to register to receive a replacement product at no charge.

      Consumers with questions about the recall may contact Gel Spice at 201-354-2203 between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. (EST), Monday through Friday, or by e-mail at recall@gelspice.com.

      Gel Spice Company is recalling Spice Time and Spice Supreme Beef Flavored Bouillon Cubes.The products contain soy and wheat, allergens not declared on...

      Kia recalls model year 2018 Sorentos

      The side curtain airbags may not deploy properly

      Kia Motors America is recalling 2,014 model year 2018 Sorentos. The side curtain air bags on these vehicles have a component that may detach during deployment of the inflatable curtain air bag.

      If the component detaches during deployment, it may enter the passenger compartment and be a projectile within the vehicle cabin, increasing the risk of injury.

      What to do

      Kia will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver and passenger side curtain air bags, free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin in December 2017.

      Owners may contact Kia customer service at 1-800-333-4542. Kia's number for this recall is SC159.

      Kia Motors America is recalling 2,014 model year 2018 Sorentos. The side curtain air bags on these vehicles have a component that may detach during deploym...

      Superior Importers recalls Home Life mattresses

      The mattresses fail to meet the mandatory federal flammability standard

      Superior Importers of New Brunswick, N.J., is recalling about 6,200 Home Life mattresses.

      The mattresses fail to meet the mandatory federal flammability standard for mattresses, posing a fire hazard.

      No incidents or injuries have been reported.

      This recall involves Basic 6-inch and Basic 8-inch models Home Life mattresses sold in twin, full, queen and king sizes.

      Recalled matresses are ivory with tan and gray, with “Made For: Superior Importers company, 502 Jersey Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08901” printed on a white tag located on the top side near the foot of the mattress.

      The mattresses, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively at Amazon.com from May 2016, through May 2017, for between $50 and $150.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled mattresses and contact Superior Importers or the place of purchase for instructions on receiving a free mattress cover to bring the mattress into compliance with the federal standard.

      Consumers may contact Superior Importers toll-free at 833-502-2500 from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, by email at Superiorimporters@gmail.com or online at www.superiorimporters.com and click on Contact Us for more information.

      Superior Importers of New Brunswick, N.J., is recalling about 6,200 Home Life mattresses.The mattresses fail to meet the mandatory federal flammability...

      Matrix recalls Surprise Fountain fireworks

      The product violates federal regulatory standards

      Matrix Fireworks of Wahpeton, N.D., is recalling about 56,000 Surprise Fountains.

      The recalled fireworks are overloaded with pyrotechnics intended to produce an audible effect, violating the federal regulatory standard for this product.

      Overloaded fireworks can result in a greater than expected explosion, posing burn and explosion hazards to consumers.

      The product is labeled as a fountain but functions similar to an M-80 or other large firecracker, which are illegal.

      No incidents or injuries are reported.

      This recall involves the Jumbo Fireworks “Surprise Fountain” sold individually with product code JFG4279 printed on the front panel above the cautionary text.

      The fireworks are small red cylinder devices that measure 3 inches tall by about 1 inch wide. “Jumbo Fireworks,” “Surprise Fountain,” “Warning” and an image of fountains with happy faces are printed on the front.

      The fireworks, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively at Matrix Fireworks of Wahpeton, N.D. from May 2017 through August 2017 for about $15.

      What to do

      Consumers should not use the recalled fireworks and return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.

      Consumers may contact Matrix Fireworks collect at 701-642-2023 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (CT) Monday through Friday, or by email at pmossmatrixfireworks@yahoo.com.

      Matrix Fireworks of Wahpeton, N.D., is recalling about 56,000 Surprise Fountains.The recalled fireworks are overloaded with pyrotechnics intended to pr...

      Marmex recalls Blue Pearl male enhancement supplement

      The safety and efficacy for the product has not been established

      Marmex Corp. of Orange, Calif., is recalling all lots of 500mg Blue Pearl All Natural Male Enhancement Supplement.

      The product contains sildenafil as an active ingredient which is not declared on the label, making it an unapproved drug for which safety and efficacy have not been established.

      The company has not received any reports of adverse events related to this recall.

      The recalled product was marketed as a dietary supplement for male enhancement and is packaged in 1 unit of blister packs, with UPC code – 847046009785 and an expiration date of 7/1/2018. It was distributed nationwide in retail stores and the internet between July 2016, and November 2017.

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled product should stop consuming it and return it to place of purchase.

      Consumers with questions regarding this recall can contact Marmex at 657-333-2053 weekdays between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. (PST), or by email at marmexcorp@gmail.com. 

      Marmex Corp. of Orange, Calif., is recalling all lots of 500mg Blue Pearl All Natural Male Enhancement Supplement.The product contains sildenafil as an...

      Todd Snyder recalls Champion brand sweatshirts

      The garments fail to meet federal flammability standards

      Todd Snyder of New York, N.Y., is recalling about 2,140 Todd Snyder + Champion brand sweatshirts in the U.S. and Canada.

      The garments fail to meet federal flammability standards for clothing textiles, posing a burn risk to users.

      No incidents or injuries have been reported.

      This recall involves Todd Snyder + Champion brand men’s 100 percent cotton brushed fleece knit, long-sleeve, reverse weave sweatshirts with ribbed side gussets and a Champion applique logo on the left wrist. “Champion Processed Sportswear + Todd Snyder New York” is printed on a label at the neck. The SoulCycle sweatshirts have a SoulCycle logo on the front.

      The following items are included in the recall: 

      Product Description

      Colors

      Sizes

      Plain sweatshirt

      (Style Numbers KN0410700 and KN041)

      Midnight Navy, Park Green

      Black, Vintage Green, Surplus

      Mast Blue, Washed Olive, Navy and Crimson

      Men’s sizes XS, S, M, L, XL and XXL

      Sweatshirt with SoulCycle logo

      Midnight Navy

      Men’s sizes XS, S, M, L, XL and XXL

      The sweatshirts, manufactured in Canada, were sold at Bloomingdale’s, Hush Life Boutique, SoulCycle and Todd Snyder stores nationwide and online at www.amazon.com, www.net-a-porter.com, www.soulcycle.com and www.toddsnyder.com from August 2014, through October 2017, for between $140 and $150.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled sweatshirts and contact Todd Snyder to return them for a full refund plus a $50 gift card. Consumers who purchased the sweatshirts online will be contacted directly by the firm.

      Consumers may contact Todd Snyder toll-free at 866-897-0333 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Saturday and Sunday, by email at recall@toddsnyder.com or online at www.toddsnyder.com and click on Recall Notice for more information.

      Todd Snyder of New York, N.Y., is recalling about 2,140 Todd Snyder + Champion brand sweatshirts in the U.S. and Canada.The garments fail to meet feder...

      John Deere recalls compact utility tractors

      The rollover protective structure at the back of the tractor can loosen

      Deere & Company of Moline, Ill., is recalling about 3,700 John Deere compact utility tractors sold in the U.S. and Canada.

      The rollover protective structure at the back of the tractor can loosen and fail to protect the operator in a rollover accident, posing a risk of injury.

      No incidents or injuries are reported.

      This recall involves John Deere model 1023E and 1025R compact utility tractors that are green and yellow with “John Deere” and the model number printed on the hood of the tractor. The serial number is located on the right side of the frame by the front right tire.

      A complete list of serial numbers included in this recall is available at www.JohnDeere.com/1023E-1025R-ROPSbolt-Recall.

      The tractors, manufactured in the U.S., were sold at John Deere dealers nationwide from March 2017, through October 2017, for between $12,000 and $13,900.

      What to do

      Consumers should stop using the recalled compact utility tractors and contact an authorized John Deere dealer for a free repair. John Deere is contacting purchasers of the recalled tractors directly.

      Consumers may contact Deere & Company at 800-537-8233 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (ET) or online at www.deere.com and select Product Recall Information on the drop-down menu under Parts & Services for more information.

      Deere & Company of Moline, Ill., is recalling about 3,700 John Deere compact utility tractors sold in the U.S. and Canada.The rollover protective struc...

      Model year 2017-2018 Dynamax Isatas recalled

      The water pump may leak coolant

      Forest River is recalling 22 model year 2017-2018 Dynamax Isatas, models ISC36DSD, ISC35DBD, ISC36DSD4X4, built on RAM chassis equipped with Cummins 6.7L Turbo Diesel engines that have Concentric-brand water pumps without a vent hole.

      The water pumps may leak coolant, increasing the risk of an engine compartment fire.

      What to do

      Forest River will notify owners and Chrysler/RAM dealers will replace the water pumps, free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin January 8, 2018.

      Owners may contact Forest River customer service at 1-574-262-3474 extension 212, or Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Forest River's number for this recall is 55-0564.

      Forest River is recalling 22 model year 2017-2018 Dynamax Isatas, models ISC36DSD, ISC35DBD, ISC36DSD4X4, built on RAM chassis equipped with Cummins 6.7L T...

      Ravin Crossbows recalls arrow nocks

      If the nock is not fully engaged with the bowstring, the crossbow can fail to discharge

      Ravin Crossbows of Superior, Wis., is recalling about 223,600 Ravin arrow nocks sold in the U.S. and Canada.

      If the nock is not fully engaged with the bowstring, the crossbow can fail to discharge when the trigger is pulled and can result in the bow discharging while re-nocking of the arrow, posing an injury hazard to users.

      The firm has received 44 reports of the arrow nocks malfunctioning with 23 reports of finger injuries, including six serious injuries.

      This recall involves all white plastic molded clip-on nocks used in arrows for Ravin brand crossbows.

      The white arrow nocks, measuring about 0.9 inches long, were sold separately in a package of 12 and as original equipment with Ravin crossbows and Ravin arrows.

      The arrow nocks, manufactured in the U.S., were sold at Bass Pro Shops, Cabela’s, Dicks Sporting Goods stores and other stores nationwide from October 2016, through November 2017, for between $8 and $15 when sold separately from other equipment.

      The arrow nocks were also included as original equipment with Ravin crossbows sold for between $1,500 and $2,000 and Ravin arrows sold for between $75 and $110.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled arrow nocks and contact Ravin Crossbows for free replacement nocks.

      Consumers may contact Ravin Crossbows toll-free at 888-298-6335 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (CT), by email at nockupdate@ravincrossbows.com or online at www.ravincrossbows.com and click on Safety and Instructions and then Notices for more information.

      Ravin Crossbows of Superior, Wis., is recalling about 223,600 Ravin arrow nocks sold in the U.S. and Canada.If the nock is not fully engaged with the b...

      ALDI recalls Choceur Dark Chocolate Bars

      The product contains almonds, an allergen not declared on the label

      ALDI, in cooperation with Hofer KG ZNL Schokoladefab, is recalling Choceur Dark Chocolate Bars.

      The product contains almonds, an allergen not declared on the label.

      No illnesses related to this product have been reported to date.

      The recalled product is a 5.29-oz. chocolate bar with brown and red wrapping, a best-by date of July 24, 2018, and UPC code 4149817964.

      It was sold in Ohio, Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, Iowa, Kentucky, West Virginia, New York, Pennsylvania, Michigan, Maryland, Washington D.C., Virginia, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Tennessee, Florida and Texas.

      The recalled product was also available for purchase to ALDI customers in the Atlanta, Dallas and Los Angeles areas through the company's partnership with Instacart -- a grocery delivery service.

      All affected product has been removed from the stores.

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled product should discard it immediately or return it to their local store for a full refund.

      Customers with questions may contact ALDI customer service at 1-800-325-7894, Monday - Friday between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. (CST).

      ALDI, in cooperation with Hofer KG ZNL Schokoladefab, is recalling Choceur Dark Chocolate Bars.The product contains almonds, an allergen not declared o...

      Simple Diagnostics recalls medical alcohol pads

      The products lack sterility assurance and have other quality issues

      Simple Diagnostics is recalling three lots of Pharmacist Choice Alcohol Prep Pads manufactured by Foshan Flying Medical Products Co. of China.

      The products lack sterility assurance and have other quality issues which could result in adverse events such as infections.

      There are no reports of adverse events to date.

      The following lots of the product, used by health care professionals and patients for preparation of the skin before injection, as well as in first aid to decrease germs in minor cuts, scrapes and burns, are being recalled:

      • SD2070421201 (Exp. 12/2019)
      • SD2070420925 (Exp. 09/2019)
      • SD2070420601 (Exp. 12/2019)

      The recalled product was sold between October 18, 2016, and July 19, 2017.

      What to do

      The company is notifying customers by letter and arranging for the return of all recalled products. Customers who purchased the recalled product should stop using it return it to Simple Diagnostics.

      Consumers with questions may contact Simple Diagnostics at 1-877-342-2385 Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM (ET).

      Simple Diagnostics is recalling three lots of Pharmacist Choice Alcohol Prep Pads manufactured by Foshan Flying Medical Products Co. of China.The produ...

      Model year 2018 Prime Time Fury recreational trailers recalled

      The federal placard may contain incorrect tire rim information

      Forest River is recalling 58 model year 2018 Prime Time Fury recreational trailers.

      The federal placard may contain incorrect tire rim information, stating that the vehicle is equipped with ST235/80R16E tires and 16X6.0JJ rims, while it is actually equipped with ST225/75R15E tires and 15X6.0JJ rims.

      As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 110, "Tire Selection and Rims," and 49 CFR Part 567, "Certification."

      If the placards do not indicate the correct tire/rim combination, incorrect replacement tires could be installed, potentially increasing the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will install new corrected Federal Placards, free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin January 10, 2018.

      Owners may contact Forest River customer service at 1-574-862-1025. Forest River's number for this recall is 48-0575.

      Forest River is recalling 58 model year 2018 Prime Time Fury recreational trailers.The federal placard may contain incorrect tire rim information, stat...

      Creative Contract Packaging recalls Herb-Ox beef-flavored bouillon

      The product may contain milk, an allergen not declared on the label

      Creative Contract Packaging is recalling 4,412 cases, or 13,236 total pounds, of two code dates of HERB-OX Beef Flavor Granulated Bouillon.

      The product may contain milk, an allergen not declared on the label.

      There are no reports to date of consumer injuries or complaints.

      The recall is limited to 4-oz. jars with "Best If Used By" dates of SEPT 2020 and OCT 2020. The code date is located on top of the lid.

      The recalled product was sent to retailers and distributors nationwide.

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled product may return it to the store where purchased for an exchange or refund.

      Consumers with questions may call Creative Contract Packaging customer relations at 1-800-523-4635, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. (CT) Monday – Friday, excluding holidays.

      Creative Contract Packaging is recalling 4,412 cases, or 13,236 total pounds, of two code dates of HERB-OX Beef Flavor Granulated Bouillon.The product...

      Metabo recalls rat tail angle grinders

      The on-off switch can lock in the “on” position`

      Metabo Corp., of West Chester, Pa., is recalling about 1,100 rat tail angle grinders with a brake.

      The on-off switch can lock in the “on” position, posing a laceration hazard to consumers.

      No incidents or injuries have been reported.

      This recall involves Metabo 5-inch, 6-inch, and 7-inch rat tail angle grinders with a brake.

      Recalled models include WEPBA 17-125 Quick RT DS, WEPBA 17-150 Quick RT DS, and WEPB 19-180 RT DS. Serial numbers are from 70300xxxxx to 70700xxxxx.

      Model numbers and serial numbers are printed on a label on the bottom of the tool behind the red brake band.

      The grinders, manufactured in Germany, were sold at industrial, construction, welding supply distributors, including Purvis Industries, WeldStar Co., Pennsylvania Tool Sales and Service, and online at OhioPowerTool.com from April 2017, through October 2017, for about $350.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled angle grinders and contact Metabo for instructions on how to receive a free repair or a replacement.

      Consumers may contact Metabo toll-free at 844-470-5540 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET Monday) through Friday, by email at info@metabousa.com or online at www.metabo.com and click on Service for more information.

      Metabo Corp., of West Chester, Pa., is recalling about 1,100 rat tail angle grinders with a brake.The on-off switch can lock in the “on” position, posi...

      Kroger recalls Comforts FOR BABY Purified Water

      The product contains mold

      The Kroger Company is recalling Comforts FOR BABY Purified Water with Fluoride Added.

      The product contains mold identified as Talaromyces penicillium. The water is sold in clear containers, but the mold may not be visible with the naked eye.

      The recalled product label states DISTRIBUTED BY THE KROGER CO, CINCINNATI, OHIO 45202 and contains the UPC Code 0 41260 37597 2, the plant code 51-4140 and has sell by dates from 4/26/2018 – 10/10/2018.

      They were sold distributed to Kroger stores -- including Food 4 Less, Jay C, Jay C Food Plus, Kroger, Kroger Marketplace, Owen’s, Payless Super Market, and Ruler stores -- in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia.

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled product should return it to the store for a refund.

      The Kroger Company is recalling Comforts FOR BABY Purified Water with Fluoride Added.The product contains mold identified as Talaromyces penicillium. T...

      Rafedain Shish Kabob Restaurant recalls chicken patty shish kabobs

      The products contain milk, wheat and soy, allergens not declared on the label

      Rafedain Shish Kabob Restaurant of Detroit, Mich., is recalling about 813 pounds of chicken patty shish kabobs.

      The products contain milk, wheat and soy, allergens not declared on the label.

      There are no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products.

      The following items, produced between February 7, 2017, and November 27, 2017, are being recalled:

      • 9-oz. vacuum-packed tray packages containing four pieces of “RAFEDAIN FULLY COOKED CHICKEN PATTY SHISH KABOB.”

      The recalled products, bearing establishment number “EST 44196” inside the USDA mark of inspection, were shipped to distributors and retail locations in Massachusetts, North Carolina, Utah, Virginia and Washington.

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled products should not consume them, but throw them away or return them to the place of purchase.

      Consumers with questions about the recall may contact Haider Al Mosawi at (313) 581-1133.

      Rafedain Shish Kabob Restaurant of Detroit, Mich., is recalling about 813 pounds of chicken patty shish kabobs.The products contain milk, wheat and soy...

      Netgear recalls power adapters for outdoor cameras

      Water can leak into the weatherproof connector and cause a short circuit

      Netgear of San Jose, Calif., is recalling about 7,700 power adapters for outdoor Arlo cameras sold in the U.S. and Canada.

      Water can leak into the weatherproof connector on the power adapter and cause a short circuit, melting, and overheating, posing a fire hazard.

      The company has received seven reports of the power adapter cord melting and overheating, resulting in one fire. No injuries have been reported.

      This recall involves all model VMA4700 NETGEAR Arlo outdoor power adapters that were sold separately as aftermarket accessories for the Arlo, Arlo Pro and Arlo Go wire-free outdoor cameras.

      This recall only involves the VMA4700 aftermarket model sold separately. The model number “VMA4700” can be found on the packaging. The part number, 332-10985-01, is marked on the back of the adapter.

      The black adapter comes with a weatherproof connector on one end and an adapter on the other end. “Arlo” is printed on the front of the adapter. The cord measures about eight feet long.

      The power adapters, manufactured in China, were sold at Fry’s electronics stores nationwide and online at Frys.com and Amazon.com from June 2017, through October 2017, for about $20.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled power adapters, unplug them from the camera and contact Netgear for a full refund.

      Consumers may contact Netgear toll-free at 866-243-0513 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (CT) Monday through Friday or online at www.arlo.com and click on the recall tab at the top of the page for more information.

      Netgear of San Jose, Calif., is recalling about 7,700 power adapters for outdoor Arlo cameras sold in the U.S. and Canada.Water can leak into the weath...

      Camso dirt to snow bike conversion kits recalled

      The pin that secures the brake pads can loosen

      Camso Inc. of Quebec, Canada, is recalling about 600 Camso dirt to snow bike conversion kits sold in the U.S. and Canada.

      The pin that secures the brake pads can loosen, posing a crash or impact hazard.

      The firm has received 17 reports involving the DTS 129 brake systems not functioning correctly. No injuries have been reported.

      This recall involves model year 2017 Camso DTS 129 kits that are used to convert off road motorcycles or dirt bikes to track and ski vehicles.

      The kits have a serial number starting with 9025IUEXXXX located on the front right side of the undercarriage . DTS 129 and the Camso logo are printed on the side of the product.

      The conversion kits, manufactured in Canada, were sold at Powersports dealers nationwide from August 2016, through May 2017, for about $4,800.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using bikes with the recalled conversion kits and contact an authorized Camso dealer for a free repair.

      Consumers may contact Camso toll-free at 866-533-0008 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday or online at https://camso.co/en/products-solutions/dirt-bike/service-and-support/product-recall.

      Camso Inc. of Quebec, Canada, is recalling about 600 Camso dirt to snow bike conversion kits sold in the U.S. and Canada.The pin that secures the brake...

      West Elm recalls table lamps Due to Shock Hazard

      The electrical wire that runs through the lamps can be cut or fray

      West Elm of Brooklyn, NY., is recalling about 43,000 West Elm Industrial Task table lamps.

      The electrical wire that runs through the lamps can be cut or fray by the lamp’s adjustable joint, posing a risk of electric shock to consumers.

      The firm has received 24 reports of the lamps shorting, sparking or getting hot. There have been no reports of injuries.

      This recall involves West Elm’s Industrial Task table lamps.

      The metal lamps have an on/off switch and an adjustable arm that locks at two angles. The head of the lamp has a tension that allows it to swivel to direct light. Some models have a USB port in the base.

      The lamps were sold in various colors and are about 33 inches tall and measure about 7 inches in diameter at the base. West Elm, the SKU# and the date of manufacture in Letter/YYYY format are printed on a sticker on the underside of the base.

      Dates of manufacture for the non-USB modes are C/2014 and later. All lamps with a USB port in the base are included in this recall.

      Lamps with the following SKU numbers are being recalled:

      SKU

      Description

      3967424

      Industrial Task Lamp Workspace Antique Bronze

      9353603

      New Industrial Task Lamp USB Black/Antique Brass

      9353645

      New Industrial Task Lamp USB Polished Nickel

      4638800

      New Industrial Task Lamp:USB:Teal

      4639352

      New Industrial Task Lamp:USB:White

      4639329

      New Industrial Task Lamp:USB:Antique Brass

      830703

      LED New Industrial Task Lamp: Polished Nickel 

      830760

      LED New Industrial Task Lamp: White 

      1127851

      New Industrial Task Lamp: Antique Brass:LED:Antique Brass

      1128008

      New Industrial Task Lamp Black/Antique Brass:LED:Black/Antique Bras

      6379200

      New Industrial Task Lamp:Teal

      1219963

      New Industrial Task Lamp Black:CFL:Black

      8170136

      New Industrial Task Lamp:Plaster

      1127778

      Non CFL New Industrial Task Lamp:Antique Brass

      1128040

      Non CFL New Industrial Task Lamp:Black/Antique Brass

      1128255

      Non CFL New Industrial Task Lamp:Evergreen

      1128289

      CFL New Industrial Task Lamp:Evergreen

      830737

      CFL New Industrial Task Lamp Turmeric

      The lamps, manufactured in China, were sold at West Elm stores nationwide, West Elm’s catalog and online at www.westelm.com from June 2014, through October 2017, for about $130 for the lamp with a USB and for between $80 and $100 for the lamp without a USB.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled lamps and return them to West Elm for a full refund, including return shipping.

      Consumers may contact West Elm toll-free at 866-577-9276 from 7 a.m. to midnight (ET) every day, or online at www.westelm.com.

      West Elm of Brooklyn, NY., is recalling about 43,000 West Elm Industrial Task table lamps.The electrical wire that runs through the lamps can be cut or...

      Virginia Diner recalls chocolate covered cashews

      The product may contain peanuts and peanut allergens not declared on the label

      Virginia Diner is recalling 0-oz. cans of Plow & Hearth Chocolate Covered Cashews.

      The product may contain peanuts and peanut allergens not declared on the label.

      The company says it has not received any reports of illness or injury to date regarding this product.

      The recalled product contains UPC Code: 085582089193, Lot Code: 100917 XLSP and BEST BY: 10 04 18, and was sold from Plow & Hearth catalogs, online at www.PlowHearth.com, and at Plow & Hearth retail stores between October 25, 2017, and November 17, 2017.

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled product should it to a Plow & Hearth store, or to Plow & Hearth’s corporate office in Madison, Va., for a replacement.

      Consumers with questions or concerns may contact the Virginia Diner at 866-296-6887, Monday through Friday, 9am to 5pm (EDT).

      Virginia Diner is recalling 0-oz. cans of Plow & Hearth Chocolate Covered Cashews.The product may contain peanuts and peanut allergens not declared on...

      Nutra Labs recalls Bull and Chao Jimengnan tablets

      The dietary supplements contain active pharmaceutical ingredients not declared on the label

      Nutra Labs is recalling Bull and Chao Jimengnan male enhancement supplements.

      The products contain sildenafil, an active pharmaceutical ingredient in an FDA approved product used for erectile dysfunction, making them unapproved new drugs.

      There are no reports to date of adverse events related to this recall.

      The Bull 1800-mg Capsules with the expiration date of 05/07/2019, packaged 30 pills per tin, and Chao Jimengnan 150-mg Tablets with Lot # 20151018 packaged 4 pills per box and the expiration date of 10/2017, were sold nationwide on the internet.

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled products should stop using them and return them to PO Box 571, Ellenton FL 34222 ATTN: RETURNED GOODS for a refund.

      Consumers with questions regarding may contact Nutra Labs Inc. at 941-800-2883 Monday through Friday, 9am – 3pm (EST) or by email at spanishflycoteam@gmail.com.

      Nutra Labs is recalling Bull and Chao Jimengnan male enhancement supplements.The products contain sildenafil, an active pharmaceutical ingredient in an...

      Flos recalls pendant light fixtures

      The glass diffuser can detach and fall

      Flos Inc., of Brooklyn, N.Y., is recalling about 4,000 pendant lamps.

      The glass diffuser can detach and fall, posing an impact injury hazard.

      No incidents or injuries have been reported.

      This recall involves the Flos Romeo Moon model S2 and Romeo Louis II model S2 pendant lamps. The model number is printed on a label on the shade.

      The lamps have an internal glass diffuser covered by a flared glass or crystal shade that suspends from the ceiling by steel wires. Consumers can tell if their lamp is part of the recall by examining the underside of the ring holding the glass diffuser. If this piece is plastic only, it is part of the recall.

      The lamps, manufactured in Italy, were sold at Design Within Reach, Lumens, Ylighting, and other lighting stores and online at Flos.com from January 1996, through December 2006, for between $800 and $1,900.

      What to do

      Consumers should avoid walking under the fixtures until they are repaired, and contact the firm or the place of purchase for a free repair kit that can be installed by consumers.

      Consumers may contact Flos toll-free at 888-952-9541 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, by email Flos at info@flosusa.com , or online at www.flos.com and click on “Notice to Customers ” for more information.

      Flos Inc., of Brooklyn, N.Y., is recalling about 4,000 pendant lamps.The glass diffuser can detach and fall, posing an impact injury hazard.No inci...

      Farrell Farms recalls dark chocolate almonds, cashews and pecans

      The products may contain milk, an allergen not declared on the label

      Farrell Farms of Goldsboro, N.C., is recalling 7-oz. packages of Dark Chocolate Almonds, Dark Chocolate Cashews and Dark Chocolate Pecans.

      The products may contain milk, an allergen not declared on the label.

      There have been no reports of illnesses to date.

      The recalled products, which come in a clear cellophane heat sealed package labeled as Farrell Farms 200 Gin Road, Goldsboro, NC 27530 were sold at fairs and festivals in North Carolina and online at www.farrellfarms.com from October 16 – November 17, 2017.

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled products should return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.

      Consumers with questions may contact the company at 1-919-583-4366, Mon-Sat, 8am to 5pm (EST).

      Farrell Farms of Goldsboro, N.C., is recalling 7-oz. packages of Dark Chocolate Almonds, Dark Chocolate Cashews and Dark Chocolate Pecans.The products...

      Natural Solutions for Life recalls Synodrin Pain Relieving Cream

      The packaging is not child resistant as required by law

      Natural Solutions for Life of Robinson, Ill., is recalling about 56,000 jars of Maximum Strength Synodrin Pain Relieving Cream with Lidocaine.

      The packaging is not child resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act, posing a risk of poisoning to young children.

      No incidents or injuries are reported.

      The recalled Synodrin Lidocaine Maximum Strength Pain Relieving Cream is in a white jar with a blue label with “ Synodrin Lidocaine Maximum Strength 4% Pain Relieving Cream” printed on the front.

      The jars measure about three inches in diameter, are three inches tall, weigh about 4 ounces and were sold in a blue box with yellow letters “Lidocaine” and white letters “Maximum Strength 4% Pain Relieving Cream.”

      The brand name Synodrin is printed on the jar and the box. The box and jar have UPC code 8 64751 00032 6 printed on the right side.

      The pain relieving cream, manufactured in the U.S., was sold at Albertsons/Safeway, Giant, Harris Teeter, Meijer, Stop & Shop and Rite-Aid stores nationwide and online at Jet.com and Amazon.com from June 2017,, through October 2017, for about $19.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately place the recalled pain relieving cream out of the reach of children and contact Natural Solutions for Life to obtain a free replacement cap.

      Consumers may contact Natural Solutions for Life toll-free at 855-499-6435 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday or online at www.Synodrin.com and click on“About Us” and then “Recall Information” for more information.

      Natural Solutions for Life of Robinson, Ill., is recalling about 56,000 jars of Maximum Strength Synodrin Pain Relieving Cream with Lidocaine.The packa...

      Jaguar XFs, F-Paces, XJs and XEs recalled

      The instrument clusters may intermittently go blank

      Jaguar Land Rover North America is recalling 7,036 model year 2017-2018 Jaguar XFs and F-Paces, 2016-2017 Jaguar XJs and 2018 Jaguar XEs.

      The instrument clusters may intermittently go blank and fail to show important information like vehicle speed, increasing the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      Jaguar will notify owners, and dealers will update the vehicle software, free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin December 19, 2017.

      Owners may contact Jaguar customer service at 1-800-452-4827. Jaguar's number for this recall is H056.

      Jaguar Land Rover North America is recalling 7,036 model year 2017-2018 Jaguar XFs and F-Paces, 2016-2017 Jaguar XJs and 2018 Jaguar XEs.The instrument...

      Leclerc Foods recalls Fit & Active Chocolatey Chip Protein Meal Bars

      The product may contain small pieces of yellow plastic

      Leclerc Foods is recalling a single lot of Fit & Active Chocolatey Chip Protein Meal Bars packages.

      The product may contain small pieces of yellow plastic.

      The recalled product comes in 9.5-oz. boxes containing 6 bars per box with UPC Code 41498-18695 and “best by” date of May 24, 2018.

      It was sold in ALDI stores in Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Massachusetts, Maryland, District of Columbia (DC), New Jersey, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia.

      What to do

      Consumers with questions may contact Leclerc Foods customer service at 1-800-463-6144 from 8:30am to 4:30pm (EST).

      Leclerc Foods is recalling a single lot of Fit & Active Chocolatey Chip Protein Meal Bars packages.The product may contain small pieces of yellow plast...