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    Yamaha recalls model year 2015-2016 YZFR3 motorcycles

    The shift shaft torsion spring may fracture, giving the shifter a loose feel

    Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA is recalling 11,240 model year 2015-2016 Yamaha YZFR3 motorcycles.

    The shift shaft torsion spring may fracture, giving the shifter a loose feel and affecting the ability to shift gears.

    Difficulty shifting gears can cause a loss of control and increase the risk of a crash.

    What to do

    Yamaha will notify owners, and dealers will install a new shift shaft torsion spring, free of charge.

    The recall is expected to begin December 17, 2018.

    Owners may contact Yamaha customer service at 1-800-962-7926. Yamaha's number for this recall is 990126.

    Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA is recalling 11,240 model year 2015-2016 Yamaha YZFR3 motorcycles.The shift shaft torsion spring may fracture, giving the...
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    Yamaha recalls model year 2015-2018 YZFR3 motorcycles

    The upper radiator hose may crack

    Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA is recalling 16,760 model year 2015-2018 YZFR3 motorcycles.

    The upper radiator hose may crack resulting in a coolant leak.

    Coolant leaking onto the rear tire can cause a loss of control, increasing the risk of a crash.

    What to do

    Yamaha will notify owners, and dealers will install a new upper radiator hose, free of charge.

    The recall is expected to begin December 17, 2018.

    Owners may contact Yamaha customer service at 1-800-962-7926. Yamaha's number for this recall is 990125.

    Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA is recalling 16,760 model year 2015-2018 YZFR3 motorcycles.The upper radiator hose may crack resulting in a coolant leak....
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      Jayco White Hawk, Jay Flight SLX and Jay Feather travel trailers recalled

      The inner wheel hub bearings may overheat and fail

      Jayco is recalling 149 model year 2019 Jayco White Hawk, Jay Flight SLX, and Jay Feather travel trailers.

      The inner wheel hub bearings may not have been sufficiently greased, which can cause the bearings to overheat and fail.

      If the bearings overheat, the hub may fail, affecting handling and increasing the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      Jayco will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and repair the hubs and bearings, as necessary, free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin December 21, 2018.

      Owners may contact Jayco customer service at 1-800-517-9137. Jayco's number for this recall is 9901422.

      Jayco is recalling 149 model year 2019 Jayco White Hawk, Jay Flight SLX, and Jay Feather travel trailers.The inner wheel hub bearings may not have been...
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      Fine Land Corp. recalls Meiqili Durian Candy

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

      Fine Land Corp. is recalling Meiqili Durian Candy.

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

      No illnesses or allergic reactions have been reported to date.

      The recalled product is packaged in a 12-oz. (340 g) plastic bag with a clear window, is labeled as a product of China and has a UPC code of 4-897055-795465-0.

      It was sold in retail supermarkets in Connecticut, New York, Philadelphia, Virginia, Maryland and Boston.

      What to do

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

      Consumers with questions may contact the company at (646) 996-4780.

      Fine Land Corp. is recalling Meiqili Durian Candy.The product contains milk, an allergen not declared on the label.No illnesses or allergic reactio...
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      Kawasaki recalls Z900, Z900 ABS and Z900RS vehicles

      The rear brake hose and rear wheel rotation sensor wire may contact the rear tire

      Kawasaki Motor Corp., U.S.A. (KMC) is recalling 1,173 model year 2018 Kawasaki Z900, Z900 ABS and Z900RS vehicles.

      The rear brake hose and rear wheel rotation sensor wire may have been incorrectly routed, allowing them to contact the rear tire.

      If the brake hose contacts the rear tire, the hose may be damaged, reducing the braking performance.

      If the wheel rotation wire gets damaged, the ABS may not function properly.

      Either condition can increase the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      KMC will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the brake line and rear wheel sensor wire routing, correcting the routing and replacing any damaged component, free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin December 17, 2018.

      Owners may contact KMC customer service at (866) 802-9381. KMC's number for this recall is MC18-06.

      Kawasaki Motor Corp., U.S.A. (KMC) is recalling 1,173 model year 2018 Kawasaki Z900, Z900 ABS and Z900RS vehicles.The rear brake hose and rear wheel ro...
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      White-Rodgers recalls thermostats

      Contact between the thermostat wires and household line voltage can damage the thermostat

      White-Rodgers of St. Louis, Mo., is recalling about 150,000 Emerson Branded Sensi WiFi thermostats sold in the U.S and Canada.

      Contact between the thermostat wires and household line voltage can damage the thermostat, posing a fire hazard.

      The company has received eight reports of burn damage to the thermostat, involving minor property damage. No injuries have been reported.

      This recall involves Emerson branded SensiWiFi thermostats with “Emerson” printed on the front and a date code from 1416 to 1536 on the back. The date code represents the manufacture date from the 16th week of 2014 through the 36th week of 2015.

      The thermostats are white with an LCD screen. There are three buttons below the thermostat screen. Up and down arrow and Menu buttons are located to the right of the screen.

      Recalled thermostats have model numbers 1F86U-42WF or UP500W. A product label containing model number and date code information is located on the back of the thermostat.

      The thermostats, manufactured in China, were sold at Johnstone, Home Depot and Golden State FC stores and Heating ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment distributors nationwide from April 2014, through December 2016, for between about $90 and $150.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately check their Sensi thermostat to determine if “Emerson” is printed on the front with a date code from 1416 to 1536 on the back. Contact the firm to determine if the unit is included in the recall and for instructions on repair and/or replacement.

      Consumers may contact White-Rodgers toll-free at (888) 847-8742 from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. (CT) Monday through Friday or online at www.white-rodgers.com and click on “Emerson Branded Sensi Recall” at the lower left corner of the homepage for more information.

      White-Rodgers of St. Louis, Mo., is recalling about 150,000 Emerson Branded Sensi WiFi thermostats sold in the U.S and Canada.Contact between the therm...
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      Airstream recalls model year 2019 Interstate 19 motorhomes

      The battery cables may become overloaded

      Airstream is recalling 31 model year 2019 Airstream Interstate 19 motorhomes.

      150-amp fuses may have been used for the coach battery fuses instead of 100-amp fuses, potentially allowing the battery cables to be overloaded.

      Battery cables that are overloaded may overheat, increasing the risk of a fire.

      What to do

      Airstream will notify owners, and dealers will remove the 150-amp fuses and install 100-amp fuses, free of charges.

      The recall is expected to begin January 25, 2019.

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

      Airstream is recalling 31 model year 2019 Airstream Interstate 19 motorhomes.150-amp fuses may have been used for the coach battery fuses instead of 10...
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      Del Monte recalls canned Fiesta Corn

      The product was under-processed

      Del Monte Foods is recalling 64,242 cases of Fiesta Corn Seasoned with Red & Green Peppers due to under-processing.

      The deviation could result in contamination by spoilage organisms or pathogens, which could lead to life-threatening illness if consumed.

      There have been no reports of illness associated with these products to date.

      The recalled product comes in 15.25-oz. (432g) cans with UPC numbers 24000 02770.

      It will also have one of the following “Best if Used By” dates stamped on the bottom of the can:

      • August 14, 2021
      • August 15, 2021
      • August 16, 2021
      • Sept 3, 2021
      • Sept 4, 2021
      • Sept 5, 2021
      • Sept 6, 2021
      • Sept 22, 2021
      • Sept 23, 2021

      The recalled product was shipped to multiple distributors and retail locations in Alaska, Alabama, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.

      It was also distributed in Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, El Salvador, Haiti, Guyana, Uruguay, Aruba, Panama, Saint Lucia and Suriname.

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled product should return it to the place of purchase for a full refund or exchange.

      Consumers with questions may contact the company at (800) 779-7035, Monday-Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (ET).

      Del Monte Foods is recalling 64,242 cases of Fiesta Corn Seasoned with Red & Green Peppers due to under-processing.The deviation could result in contam...
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      Braking issue prompts recall of various model year 2018 Porsche Panameras

      The brake lines installed on the front axle may corrode over time

      Porsche Cars North America is recalling 112 model year 2018 Porsche Panamera Turbo S Hybrid Executives, Panamera 4 Hybrids, Panamera Turbo S Hybrids, Panamera 4 Hybrid Executives, Panamera 4 Hybrid Sport Turismos, and Panamera Turbo S Hybrid Sport Turismo.

      The front axle brake lines may corrode over time, affecting the front braking performance.

      Reduced braking ability due to a corroded brake line can increase the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the brake line, and any damaged brake components, free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin January 27, 2019.

      Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche's number for this recall is AJ11.

      Porsche Cars North America is recalling 112 model year 2018 Porsche Panamera Turbo S Hybrid Executives, Panamera 4 Hybrids, Panamera Turbo S Hybrids, Panam...
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      Cruiser RV recalls MPG and Radiance Ultra Light recreational trailers

      The inner hub bearings may overheat and fail.

      Cruiser RV is recalling 25 model year 2019 Cruiser MPG and Radiance Ultra Light recreational trailers, built on D28H, D35, D40, or D44 trailer axles.

      The inner hub bearings may not have been sufficiently greased, which can cause the bearings to overheat and fail.

      If the bearings overheat, the hub may fail, affecting handling and increasing the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      Cruiser will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and repair the hubs and bearings, as necessary, free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin January 15, 2019.

      Owners may contact Cruiser customer service at 1-574-206-7920. Cruiser's number for this recall is 99.03.16.

      Cruiser RV is recalling 25 model year 2019 Cruiser MPG and Radiance Ultra Light recreational trailers, built on D28H, D35, D40, or D44 trailer axles.Th...
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      Penn State Industries recalls woodworking jaw chuck systems

      The jaws can loosen from the chuck and break off

      Penn State Industries of Philadelphia, Pa., is recalling about 1,000 quick change jaw chuck systems.

      The jaws can loosen from the chuck and break off, posing a laceration hazard.

      The firm has received seven reports of the jaw loosening or ejecting from the chuck. No injuries have been reported.

      This recall involves Penn State Industries CSCBARR5 quick change jaw chuck systems used with woodworking lathes.

      The recalled jaw chuck systems are made of steel, are silver in color and measure about 3.875 inches in diameter.

      “PSI Woodworking Products” and product number “CSCBARR5” are printed on the side of the chuck.

      The jaw chuck systems, manufactured in China, were sold at Blackwater River Tools, Klingspor Woodworking, L&R Collectables, Long Island Woodworking Supply, Penn State Industries, Sumner Woodworking Store, The Woodwork Shop, Woodturningz , Woodworkers Emporium and other stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com and other websites from March 2017, through August 2018, for between $180 and $250.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled jaw chuck systems and contact Penn State Industries to receive a full refund of the purchase price.

      Consumers may contact Penn State Industries at (800) 377-7297 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, by email at CSCBARR5.recall@pennstateind.com or online at www.pennstateind.com and click on “Product Recalls” at the bottom of the page for more information.

      Penn State Industries of Philadelphia, Pa., is recalling about 1,000 quick change jaw chuck systems.The jaws can loosen from the chuck and break off, p...
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      Keystone recalls recreational trailers with axle bearing issue

      The bearings can overheat and fail

      Keystone RV Company is recalling 982 model year 2019 Keystone Cougar, Outback, Passport, Springdale, Bullet and Hideout recreational trailers and model year 2019 Dutchmen Aerolite and Atlas recreational trailers.

      The inner hub bearings of the axles may not have been sufficiently greased, which can cause the bearings to overheat and fail.

      If the bearings overheat, the hub may fail, affecting handling and increasing the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      Keystone will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and repair the hubs and bearings, as necessary, free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin January 20, 2019.

      Owners may contact Keystone customer service at 1-866-425-4369. Keystone's number for this recall is 18-340.

      Keystone RV Company is recalling 982 model year 2019 Keystone Cougar, Outback, Passport, Springdale, Bullet and Hideout recreational trailers and model yea...
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      Porsche recalls vehicles with optional ski bag

      The ski bag could become unsecured in the event of a crash

      Porsche Cars North America is recalling 142 model year 2017 Porsche Cayenne Turbo S, Cayenne Turbo, Cayenne Plug-in Hybrid, Cayenne GTS, Cayenne Plug-in Hybrid Platinum Edition, Macan Turbo and Macan GTS vehicles; model year 2017-2018 Cayenne S, Macan, Cayenne Platinum Edition and Macan S vehicles; and model year 2018 Cayenne vehicles equipped with the optional ski bag.

      The ski bag fastening strap may have been sewn with incorrect thread, possibly resulting in the strap seams tearing and the ski bag being unsecured in the event of a crash.

      If the ski bag detaches during a crash, it can increase the risk of injury.

      What to do

      Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the ski bags, free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin January 27, 2019.

      Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche's number for this recall is AJ12.

      Porsche Cars North America is recalling 142 model year 2017 Porsche Cayenne Turbo S, Cayenne Turbo, Cayenne Plug-in Hybrid, Cayenne GTS, Cayenne Plug-in Hy...
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      3-D Meats recalls beef snack sticks

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

      3-D Meats of Dalton, Ohio, is recalling approximately 47 pounds of ready-to-eat beef snack sticks.

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

      There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions.

      The following ready-to-eat item, packaged and produced on October 19, 2018, is being recalled:

      • 1-lb. vacuum-sealed packages containing “SPICEY SNACK STICKS” prepared for CF Ranch & Cattle Co.

      The recalled product, bearing establishment number “EST. M45377” inside the USDA mark of inspection, was shipped to retail locations in Ohio.

      What to do

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

      Consumers with questions about the recall may contact Leon Hilty at (330) 985-0311.

      3-D Meats of Dalton, Ohio, is recalling approximately 47 pounds of ready-to-eat beef snack sticks.The product may contain milk, an allergen not declare...
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      Danone North America recalls yogurt

      Some of the product's toppers contain peanuts, an allergen not declared on the label

      Danone North America is recalling 3,521 cases of Light & Fit Greek Crunch Nonfat Yogurt & Toppings S’Mores Flavor.

      Some of the product's toppers contain peanuts, an allergen not declared on the label.

      The recalled product, with an expiration date of December 30, 2018, and UPC of 36632 03825, comes in in single 5-oz., cups with a clear plastic topper with mix-in ingredients.

      It was sold in 13 Connecticut, Illinois, Iowa, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas and Wisconsin.

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled product and have a peanut allergy should return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.

      Consumers with questions may contact the company at (877) 326-6668.

      Danone North America is recalling 3,521 cases of Light & Fit Greek Crunch Nonfat Yogurt & Toppings S’Mores Flavor.Some of the product's toppers contain...
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      Meijer recalls children’s hooded jackets

      The zipper slider can detach from the hoodie, posing a choking hazard

      Meijer Distribution of Grand Rapids, Mich., is recalling about 25,000 Falls Creek Kids infant and toddler hoodies.

      The zipper slider can detach from the hoodie, posing a choking hazard to young children.

      The firm has received one report of the zipper slider body and pull detaching from a hoodie. No injuries have been reported.

      This recall involves Falls Creek Kids branded children’s zip up hoodies sold in five color styles in sizes 12M,18M, 24M, 2T,3T 4T and 5T.

      “Falls Creek Kids” and “Made in China” are printed on the inner collar. The tracking number is printed on a sewn-in label on the inner side seam.

      Product

      Sizes

      Tracking Number

      Color/Style

      Falls Creek Kids zip up hoodies

      12M, 18M, 24M, 2T, 3T, 4T and 5T

      “MAY 2018 17677,”

      “MAY 2018 17506,” or “AUGUST 2018 17932”

      navy with white and orange striped sleeves

      teal with white and navy striped sleeves

      gray with a football play graphic

      olive green with a bear graphic

      gray girl’s hoodie with ruffled trim

      The hoodies, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively at Meijer stores nationwide from June 2018, through October 2018, for about $14.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately take the recalled hoodies away from children, stop using them and return them to any Meijer store for a full refund.

      Consumers may contact Meijer at (800) 927-8699 anytime or online at www.Meijer.com and click on “Product Recalls” at the bottom of the page for more information.

      Meijer Distribution of Grand Rapids, Mich., is recalling about 25,000 Falls Creek Kids infant and toddler hoodies.The zipper slider can detach from the...
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      Ducati recalls Monster 1200, Monster 821, SuperSport and SuperSport S motorcycles

      The shift knob may detach from the lever

      Ducati North America is recalling 2,705 model year 2017-2019 Monster 1200, Monster 821, SuperSport and SuperSport S motorcycles.

      The shift lever may have been incorrectly assembled, possibly resulting in the shift knob detaching from the lever.

      If the shift knob detaches, the rider may not be able to shift gears, increasing the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      Ducati will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the gear lever shift knob tightness, replacing it as necessary, free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin January 25, 2019.

      Owners may contact Ducati customer service at 1-888-391-5446.

      Ducati North America is recalling 2,705 model year 2017-2019 Monster 1200, Monster 821, SuperSport and SuperSport S motorcycles.The shift lever may hav...
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      Signature Hardware recalls wall-mounted shower seats

      The aluminum hardware supporting the shower seat can corrode

      Signature Hardware of Erlanger, Ky., is recalling about 7,300 wall-mounted shower seats sold in the U.S. and Canada.

      The aluminum hardware supporting the shower seat can corrode, posing fall and laceration hazards.

      The company has received 194 reports of the shower seats breaking, including 37 reports of falls without injuries and 23 reports of injuries.

      Injuries include scrapes and bruises, three reports of lacerations for which consumers received stitches and one report of lumbar fractures.

      This recall involves wall-mounted, folding shower seats made of teak wood slats joined together by support rods that extend from two wall mounting brackets.

      The recalled shower seats have brushed nickel, chrome or oil-rubbed bronze finishes on the support rods and bracket covers.

      They measure 16 inches wide by 13.5 inches deep, with a width of 11.75 inches between the centers of the wall mounting brackets.

      SKU number 917726 is printed on purchase receipts and email order confirmations.

      The shower seats, manufactured in China, were sold at Signature Hardware by telephone and online at signaturehardware.com between January 2011, and July 2018, and by Barclay Products Ltd. through its showroom in Gurnee, Ill., between October 2013, and June 2017, for between $150 and $160.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled shower seats and contact Signature Hardware to receive a full refund.

      Consumers may contact Signature Hardware toll-free at (866) 855-2284 from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. (ET) on Saturday, noon to 6 p.m. (ET) on Sunday, or online at www.signaturehardware.com and click on “Product Recall” at the bottom of the page for more information.

      Signature Hardware of Erlanger, Ky., is recalling about 7,300 wall-mounted shower seats sold in the U.S. and Canada.The aluminum hardware supporting th...
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      Heartland recalls Pioneer and Prowler recreational trailers

      The inner hub bearings may overheat and fail

      Heartland Recreational Vehicles is recalling 53 model year 2019 Heartland Pioneer and Prowler recreational trailers, built on D28H, D35, D40 or D44 trailer axles.

      The inner hub bearings may not have been sufficiently greased, which can cause the bearings to overheat and fail. This could affect handling and increase the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      Heartland will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and repair the hubs and bearings, as necessary, free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin January 15, 2019.

      Owners may contact Heartland customer service at 1-877-262-8032. Heartland's number for this recall is 99.01.42.

      Heartland Recreational Vehicles is recalling 53 model year 2019 Heartland Pioneer and Prowler recreational trailers, built on D28H, D35, D40 or D44 trailer...
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