Dooya Mechanic & Electronic Tech Co., of Ningbo, China, is recalling 57,450 cordless window shades battery packs sold in the U.S. and Canada.
The battery packs can overheat, posing a fire hazard.
The firm has received five reports of the batteries overheating in consumer homes, one report of a battery overheating in a commercial factory, and one report of a fire in a commercial warehouse. No injuries have been reported.
This recall involves external lithium-ion battery packs used to power cordless window blinds.
The recalled battery packs are white, approximately10.5 inches long by approximately one inch in diameter and weigh about 10 ounces.
The recalled battery packs have numerical codes on the white label on the side of the product.
A list of the models and production lots included in the recall may be found here.
The model and production lots are printed on the battery.
Check your product label as other brands may be affected.
The battery packs, manufactured in China, were sold at 3 Day Blinds, Budget Blinds, Blinds to Go, The Shade Store and other window treatment stores and online at Blinds.com from March 2021, through March 2022, for between $100 and $400.
What to do
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled battery packs and contact the U.S. service center of Ningbo Dooya Mechanic and Electronic to obtain a free replacement battery pack.
Consumers will be provided with free return shipping boxes for the recalled batteries.
Consumers may contact Ningbo Dooya Mechanic and Electronic toll-free at (888) 943-2391 from 8 a.m to 5 p.m. (ET), Monday through Friday or online at www.battery-recall.com to register and for more information.