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    Subaru recalls model year 2018 Legacys and Outbacks

    The low fuel warning light may not illuminate properly

    Subaru of America is recalling 228,648 model year 2018 Legacys and Outbacks.

    Due to a software error, the low fuel warning light may not illuminate at the intended remaining fuel level and the miles-to-empty display may incorrectly indicate a positive number despite the tank being empty.

    The inaccurate fuel display may cause a driver to unexpectedly run out of fuel and the vehicle to stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

    What to do

    Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the combination meter software, free of charge.

    The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule.

    Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614. Subaru's number for this recall is WTW-82.

    Subaru of America is recalling 228,648 model year 2018 Legacys and Outbacks.Due to a software error, the low fuel warning light may not illuminate at t...
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    Pain Relief Naturally recalls pain and itch relief products

    The packaging is not child resistant as required by law

    Pain Relief Naturally of Salem, Ore., is recalling about 7,000 packages of Numbify, Extra Strength Numbify, Pre-TAT Tattoo, Superior Pain & Itch Relief & Soothing Sore Relief creams, sprays and gels.

    The packaging is not child resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act. The products contain lidocaine, posing a risk of poisoning to young children if they put it on their skin or ingest it.

    No incidents or injuries are reported.

    This recall involves all Pain Relief Naturally lidocaine-containing products including Numbify, Extra Strength Numbify, Pre-TAT Tattoo, Superior Pain & Itch Relief, and Soothing Sore Relief creams, sprays, gels and liquid gels.

    The following products were sold in 1- 2- and 4-oz. size containers with black packaging with the name of the product in gold, red, or green lettering:

    Numbify Cream, Spray, Gel & Liquid Gel

    Black tubs and bottles with gold lettering

    Extra Strength Numbify Cream, Spray, Gel & Liquid Gel

    Black tubs and bottles with gold lettering

    Pre-TAT Tattoo Cream, Spray, Gel & Liquid Gel

    Black tubs and bottles with red lettering

    Superior Pain & Itch Relief Cream, Spray, Gel & Liquid Gel

    Black tubs and bottles with green lettering

    Soothing Sore Relief Cream, Spray, Gel & Liquid Gel

    Black tubs and bottles with green lettering

    The pain medications, manufactured in the U.S., were sold online at Amazon.com, Ebay.com, Walmart.com, Tatbalm.net, Naturallyhl.com and Numbify.com from August 2017, through August 2018, for between $12 and $30.

    What to do

    Consumers should immediately store the product in a safe location, out of reach of children and contact the firm to receive a free replacement cap. All known purchasers will be notified directly about the recall.

    Consumers may contact Pain Relief Naturally toll-free at (877) 906-4806 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (PT) Monday through Friday, by email at PRNCustomerCare@Gmail.com or online at http://painreliefnaturally.co/ for more information.

    Pain Relief Naturally of Salem, Ore., is recalling about 7,000 packages of Numbify, Extra Strength Numbify, Pre-TAT Tattoo, Superior Pain & Itch Relief & S...
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      Thor recalls various model year 2013 motorhomes

      The windshield wiper system may have been installed incorrectly

      Thor Motor Coach (TMC) is recalling 2,854 model year 2013 Thor Ace, Daybreak, Challenger, Windsport, Hurricane, Outlaw, Tuscany, and Palazzo motorhomes.

      The windshield wiper system may have been installed incorrectly, causing the wipers to fail during use, reducing driver visibility.

      What to do

      TMC will notify owners, and dealers will verify that the windshield wiper system is installed correctly, repairing or replacing the wiper system as needed, free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin December 9, 2018.

      Owners may contact TMC customer service at 1-877-855-2867. TMC's number for this recall is RC000161.

      Thor Motor Coach (TMC) is recalling 2,854 model year 2013 Thor Ace, Daybreak, Challenger, Windsport, Hurricane, Outlaw, Tuscany, and Palazzo motorhomes....
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      Porsche recalls model year 2019 Cayennes

      The passenger side rear seat belt buckle may break

      Porsche Cars North America is recalling 415 model year 2019 Cayennes.

      The passenger side rear seat belt buckle may break under load, such as in the event of a crash.

      If the seat belt buckle breaks, the occupant will not be properly restrained, increasing the risk of injury.

      What to do

      Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger rear seat belt buckle, free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin December 23, 2018.

      Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche's number for this recall is AJ09.

      Porsche Cars North America is recalling 415 model year 2019 Cayennes.The passenger side rear seat belt buckle may break under load, such as in the even...
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      Black & Decker recalls hammer drills

      The side handle sold with the drill can slip or break

      Black & Decker (U.S.) of Towson, Md, is recalling about 659,000 Black & Decker, Bostitch and Porter-Cable Hammer Drills and Drill Drivers sold in the U.S. and Canada.

      The side handle sold with the drill can slip or break, leading to a loss of control of the tool, posing an injury hazard.

      The firm has received 11 reports of side handles slipping or breaking and one report of a torn rotator cuff injury.

      This recall involves side handles supplied with the following tools:

      Product Name

      Model Number

      Porter-Cable ½ Inch VSR 2-Speed Hammer Drill

      PC70THD

      Black & Decker ½ Inch Drill/Driver

      DR560

      Bostitch ½ Inch Hammer Drill

      BTE140 and BTE141

      The side handles are black plastic and attach to the drill to help provide stability.

      The Porter-Cable hammer drills are gray with red accents, the Black & Decker drill/drivers are orange with black accents, and the Bostich hammer drills are yellow with black accents.

      The hammer drills, manufactured in China, were sold at The Home Depot, Lowe’s, major home and hardware stores nationwide, and online at Amazon.com and other online retailers from January 2010, through July 2018, for between $50 and $100

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the drills and contact Black & Decker for a free replacement side handle

      Consumers may contact Black & Decker at (888) 284-3070 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, by email at recall@sbdinc.com or online at www.portercable.com and click “Safety Notices and Recalls” at the bottom of the page, www.blackanddecker.com click “Safety Recalls” at the bottom of the page, or www.bostitch.com and click “Safety Recalls” at the bottom of the page for more information.

      Black & Decker (U.S.) of Towson, Md, is recalling about 659,000 Black & Decker, Bostitch and Porter-Cable Hammer Drills and Drill Drivers sold in the U.S....
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      Model year 2018 Kia Stingers recalled

      The front wiring harness in the engine and passenger compartment may sustain damage

      Kia Motors America is recalling 16,011 model year 2018 Kia Stingers.

      The front wiring harness located in the engine and passenger compartment may get damaged from contacting a burr on the left fender body panel.

      The damaged wiring harness may short circuit, increasing the risk of a fire.

      What to do

      Kia will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the wiring harness for damage. If no damage is found, a cover will be installed. If damage is found, the wiring harness will be repaired and a cover will be installed, free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin December 20, 2018.

      Owners may contact Kia customer service at 1-800-333-4542. Kia's number for this recall SC170.

      Kia Motors America is recalling 16,011 model year 2018 Kia Stingers.The front wiring harness located in the engine and passenger compartment may get da...
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      Frito-Lay recalls Smartfood Delight Sea Salt Flavored popcorn

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

      Frito-Lay is recalling select 1/2-oz. bags of Smartfood Delight Sea Salt Flavored popcorn.

      The product contains cheese flavored tortilla chips containing milk, an allergen not declared on the label.

      No illness related to this matter has been reported to date.

      The product was sold only in the following two variety packs:

      • 16 count Smartfood Delight Variety Pack Sack – "use by" dates of 4 DEC 2018 OR 18 DEC 2018, and 11-digit manufacturing code that will include the letter combination AM in the second and third position (example: xAMxxxxxxxx)
      • 16 count Crunch & Pop Mix Variety Pack Sack – "use by" dates of 18 DEC 2018 OR 1 JAN 2019, and 11-digit manufacturing code that will include the letter combination AM in the second and third position (example: xAMxxxxxxxx)

      The recalled product also has a "guaranteed fresh" date of 1 JAN 2019 and a 9-digit manufacturing code of 615325107 printed on the front upper panel.

      The recalled product was sold in retail stores in Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Mexico, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin, West Virginia and Wyoming, and through e-commerce websites.

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled product and have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk should not consume it, but contact Frito-Lay at (800) 352-4477 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (CST) Monday-Friday) for reimbursement.

      Frito-Lay is recalling select 1/2-oz. bags of Smartfood Delight Sea Salt Flavored popcorn.The product contains cheese flavored tortilla chips containin...
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      Model year 2018-2019 Airstream Atlas vehicles recalled

      The screen door material may be flammable

      Airstream is recalling 103 model year 2018-2019 Airstream Atlas vehicles.

      In the event of a fire, the accordion screen door screen material may burn quicker than allowed by federal law, increasing the risk of injury.

      What to do

      The remedy for this recall is still under development.

      The recall is expected to begin November 30, 2018.

      Owners may contact Airstream customer service at 1-877-596-6505 or 1-937-596-6111, extensions 7401 or 7411.

      Airstream is recalling 103 model year 2018-2019 Airstream Atlas vehicles.In the event of a fire, the accordion screen door screen material may burn qui...
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      CB2 recalls pendant lights

      The insulation on the electrical wiring can come loose

      CB2 of Northbrook, Ill., is recalling about 260 pendant lights.

      The insulation on the electrical wiring can come loose, posing fire and shock hazards.

      No incidents or injuries have been reported.

      This recall involves CB2’s Colby lacquered wood and glass pendant light fixtures.

      The hanging ceiling lights measure 17.5 inches long, and have a clear glass shade that measures 12 inches in diameter and a hanging cord that measures 75 inches long.

      The pendant lights, manufactured in India, were sold exclusively at CB2 stores nationwide and online at CB2.com from November 2017, through August 2018, for about $100.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled pendant lights, keep the light switch in the off position and contact CB2 to receive free removal of the recalled light and free installation of the replacement light.

      Consumers may contact CB2 at (800) 451-8217 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. (CT) Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. (CT) on the weekend or online at www.cb2.com and click on “Product Recalls” at the bottom of the page for more information.

      CB2 of Northbrook, Ill., is recalling about 260 pendant lights.The insulation on the electrical wiring can come loose, posing fire and shock hazards....
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      Les Aliments O Sole Mio recalls chicken tortellini

      The imported products did not undergo inspection

      Les Aliments O Sole Mio of Boisbriand, Quebec, Canada, is recalling approximately 3,880 pounds of chicken tortellini.

      The products, which were imported into the U.S., did not undergo inspection by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency.

      There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions.

      The following heat treated, not fully cooked, not shelf stable items, produced on October 20, 2018, are being recalled:

      • 20-oz. packages of “O’SOLE MIO LA PASSIONE DELLA CUCINA ITALIANA Tortellini CHICKEN” with lot code 293018 and “USE ON OR FREEZE BY” JAN. 18 19.

      The recalled products, bearing Canadian establishment number “764” within the Canadian mark of inspection, were shipped to warehouses in Florida, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts and Pennsylvania.

      What to do

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

      Consumers with questions may contact Fiore Napolitano at (450) 435-4111, Ext. 227.

      Les Aliments O Sole Mio of Boisbriand, Quebec, Canada, is recalling approximately 3,880 pounds of chicken tortellini.The products, which were imported...
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      Harley-Davidson recalls motorcycles with clutch issue

      Clutch fluid may leak and cause a loss of control

      Harley-Davidson Motor Company is recalling 177,636 of the following motorcycles:

      • Model year 2017-2018 Police Road King (FLHP), Road King (FLHR), Road King Special (FLHRXS), Electra Glide Ultra Classic (FLHTCU), Ultra Limited (FLHTK), Ultra Limited Low (FLHTKL), Ultra Limited Shrine (FLHTK SHRINE), Police Electra Glide (FLHTP), Street Glide (FLHX), Street Glide Special (FLHXS), Road Glide Ultra (FLTRU), Road Glide (FLTRX), Road Glide Special (FLTRXS), Freewheeler (FLRT), Tri Glide Ultra (FLHTCUTG), CVO Limited (FLHTKSE) and CVO Street Glide (FLHXSE) motorcycles; 
      • Model year 2017 Softail Slim S (FLSS), Fat Boy S (FLSTFBS) and CVO Pro Street Breakout (FXSE) motorcycles,
      • Model year 2018 115th Anniversary Ultra Limited (FLHTK ANV), 115th Anniversary Street Glide (FLHX ANV), 115th Anniversary Street Glide Special (FLHXS ANX), 115th Anniversary Tri Glide Ultra (FLHTCUTG ANV), 115th Anniversary CVO Limited (FLHTKSE ANV) and CVO Road Glide (FLTRXSE) motorcycles.

      The secondary clutch actuator cylinder may leak fluid internally and the clutch master cylinder may lose the ability to generate enough lift to disengage the clutch.

      If the clutch cannot be disengaged, a loss of control may result, increasing the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      Harley-Davidson will notify owners, and dealers will install a new secondary clutch actuator piston assembly, free of charge.

      The recall was expected to begin November 5, 2018.

      Owners may contact Harley-Davidson customer service at 1-800-258-2464. Harley-Davidson's number for this recall is 0173.

      Harley-Davidson Motor Company is recalling 177,636 of the following motorcycles: Model year 2017-2018 Police Road King (FLHP), Road King (FLHR), Road...
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      Haier America recalls top-mount refrigerators

      An electrical component in the refrigerator can short circuit

      Haier America of Wayne, N.J., is recalling about 137,000 Haier top-mount refrigerators.

      An electrical component in the refrigerator can short circuit, posing a fire hazard.

      The company has received three reports of smoke, fire and associated property damage. No injuries have been reported.

      This recall involves the Haier models HA10TG31 with 10.1 cubic foot capacity, measuring about five feet high and two feet wide. The Haier logo is affixed on the refrigerator door.

      The following models and serial numbers are included in this recall:

      Model Number

      Serial Number Range

      (Any units with below two-digit XX combination after the second

      “BL” in the serial number, e.g.

      BL*********BLXX*****)

      HA10TG31SB

      HA10TG31SS

      HA10TG31SW

      XX =  E9, EA, EB, EC, F1, F2, F3, F4, F5, F6, F7, F8, F9, FA, FB, FC, G1, G2, G3, G4, G5, G6, G7, G8, G9, GA

      Model and serial numbers can be found on the rating plate on the back of the refrigerator’s rear panel.

      The refrigerators, manufactured in China, were sold at Lowes stores nationwide and independent retailers from September 2014, through September 2018, for between $400 and $500.

      What to do

      Consumers should unplug and immediately stop using the recalled refrigerators and visit Haier America’s website to schedule a free in-home repair or to receive a refund in the form of a $150 rebate toward the purchase of a qualified new Haier brand refrigerator.

      Consumers may contact Haier America toll-free at (888) 364-2989 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday or online at www.haierappliances.com and click on “Recalls” at the bottom of the page for more information.

      Haier America of Wayne, N.J., is recalling about 137,000 Haier top-mount refrigerators.An electrical component in the refrigerator can short circuit, p...
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      Shadescapes recalls pool and patio umbrellas

      The umbrella arm can break while in use

      ShadeScapes Americas of Hotchkiss, Colo., is recalling about 200 Umbrosa Evolution pool and patio umbrellas.

      The umbrella arm can break while in use, posing an injury hazard.

      The firm has received 21 reports of the umbrellas breaking. No injuries have been reported.

      This recall involves Umbrosa Evolution pool and patio umbrellas with the Evolution flexible arm/holder.

      The recalled umbrellas were sold in a variety of colors. “Umbrosa” is printed on the arm/holder.

      The umbrellas, manufactured in Belgium, were sold at ShadeScapes showroom in Hotchkiss, Colorado and through ShadeScapes dealers and other design professionals from March 2016, through June 2018, for between $1,800 and $7,600.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled umbrellas and contact ShadeScapes to receive a free replacement umbrella arm/holder. ShadeScapes is contacting all known purchasers directly.

      Consumers may contact ShadeScapes toll-free at (888) 770-7157 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday or online at http://shadescapesamericas.com/products/umbrosa-evolution/ and click on “Important Safety Information” for more information.

      ShadeScapes Americas of Hotchkiss, Colo., is recalling about 200 Umbrosa Evolution pool and patio umbrellas.The umbrella arm can break while in use, po...
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      Maribel’s Sweets recalls chocolate bars

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

      Maribel’s Sweets of Brooklyn, N.Y., is recalling its 2.82-oz. MarieBelle Japanese Matcha Japanese Green Tea and White Chocolate Bar – container code 101619, Cacao Market by MarieBelle Rosemary Truffle Salt 60% Dark Chocolate Bar – all container codes, and the Cacao Market by MarieBelle Orange Peels 60% Dark Chocolate Bar – all container codes.

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

      No illness or allergic reactions involving this product have been reported to date.

      The recalled products have the UPC codes 877708005886 (Cacao Market Japanese Matcha Bar), 877708004803 (Cacao Market Orange Peel Bar), and 877708004841 (Rosemary Truffle Salt Bar).

      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 (718) 599-5515.

      Maribel’s Sweets of Brooklyn, N.Y., is recalling its 2.82-oz. MarieBelle Japanese Matcha Japanese Green Tea and White Chocolate Bar – container code 101619...
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      Waupaca Elevator recalls to inspect elevators

      The elevator cab can fall unexpectedly to the bottom of the shaft

      Waupaca Elevator Company of Appleton, Wis., is recalling about 8,000 residential elevators for inspection.

      The elevator cab can fall unexpectedly to the bottom of the shaft and abruptly stop, posing an injury hazard to those in the elevator cab.

      The firm has received 12 reports of the elevator cab falling unexpectedly, including 10 reported injuries that resulted in strained or sprained knees and ankles, and broken bones.

      This recall involves residential elevator models Custom Lift 450# and Custom Lift 500#, shipped and installed in consumers’ homes between 1979 and 2008.

      The Custom Lift 450# elevators have serial numbers 10-1001 through 10-3131. The Custom Lift 500# elevators have serial numbers 10-3132 through 10-8111; 010-00-8112 through 010-10-8786; and 110-00-1000 through 110-03-1179.

      The serial number can be found on the front or bottom of the controller box or on the base of the powerhead. The powerhead can be located in the attic, closet, machine room, crawl space, garage, or the bottom of the hoistway.

      The elevators, manufactured in the U.S., were sold at Waupaca Elevator's dealers nationwide from 1979, through 2008, for between $5,000 and $14,000.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled elevators and contact Waupaca Elevator to schedule a free gearbox inspection and the installation of a free overspeed braking device.

      Waupaca Elevator also will provide the installation of a free gearbox if the gearbox inspection reveals that the gears in the gearbox have worn down.

      Consumers may contact Waupaca Elevator toll-free at (833) 850-7981 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (CT) Monday through Friday, by e-mail at info@WaupacaElevator.com or online at www.WaupacaElevator.com and click on “Important Recall Information” for more information.

      Waupaca Elevator Company of Appleton, Wis., is recalling about 8,000 residential elevators for inspection.The elevator cab can fall unexpectedly to the...
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      Red Square Foods recalls various meat and poultry products

      The products contain eggs, milk, and/or wheat, known allergens not declared on the label

      Red Square Foods of Somerset, N.J., is recalling an undetermined amount of various frozen meat and poultry ravioli and blintzes.

      The products contain eggs, milk, and/or wheat, allergens not declared on the label.

      There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions.

      The a list of the frozen not-ready-to-eat meat and poultry products produced and packaged from October 6, 2016, through October 24, 2018, can be found here.

      The recalled products, bearing establishment number “EST. 18874” or “P-18874” inside the USDA mark of inspection, were shipped to retail locations in Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Ohio and Pennsylvania.

      What to do

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

      Consumers with questions may contact Boris Rapoport at (732) 846-0190 or by email at office@redsquarefoods.com.

      Red Square Foods of Somerset, N.J., is recalling an undetermined amount of various frozen meat and poultry ravioli and blintzes.The products contain eg...
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