NEW YORK (AP) — A line of pull toys for children with parts that pose a choking hazard are among this week's recalled products. Others include bicycles and wood anchors used for exercise.
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DETAILS: Bud and Skipit Wheely Cute Pull Toys. Bud, an 8-inch high soft brown puppy with a blue and white pull cord, stands on red wooden wheels with blue hub caps. There is a red, blue and white soft ball at the end of the pull cord. Skipit, an 8-inch high cream-colored bunny with an orange and white pull cord, stands on blue wheels with orange hub caps. There is a soft cloth carrot at the end of the pull cord. Lot code YM5/14 is on the label sewn on the back leg of each toy. The item number for Bud Wheely Cute Toy, found on the lower right-hand corner of the original packing, is #401101. The item number for Skipit Wheely Cute Toy is #401103. They were sold at specialty stores nationwide and online at Bunniesbythebay.com and amazon.com from February 2015 through April 2015.
WHY: Hub caps on the wheels can break or come off the wheel, posing a choking hazard for young children.
INCIDENTS: None reported.
HOW MANY: About 800 in the U.S. and 10 in Canada.
FOR MORE: Call Bunnies by the Bay at 866-763-8869 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. EST Monday through Friday, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.kidspreferred.com and click on "Contact Us" at the bottom of the homepage for more information.
DETAILS: Rogue Fitness MobilityWOD Door Anchor, which is used to anchor elastic bands for use in stretching and mobility exercises. The door anchor has a red plastic tab anchor with "ROGUE" embossed on one side attached to a black nylon strap with a metal ring and carabiner on the other end. The anchor measures about 8 inches long by 1.5 inches wide. They were sold at Rogue Fitness websites: www.roguefitness.com and www.rogueapo.com from March 2015 through April 2015.
WHY: The nylon strap can pull out from the plastic anchor, causing the user to lose balance and fall or the attached hardware to recoil and strike the user, posing the risk of an injury.
INCIDENTS: Three reports of the nylon strap pulling free of the plastic anchor while under load, including one report of a minor laceration.
HOW MANY: About 875.
FOR MORE: Call Coulter at 844-216-3846 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST Monday through Friday, send email to email@example.com or visit www.roguefitness.com and click on "Recall Information" at the bottom of the page for more information.
DETAILS: Colnago CF10 and Colnago V1-r racing bicycles and bicycle frame kits that fit 28-inch wheels. "Colnago for Ferrari" is on the downtube and the Ferrari logo is on the seat tube of the CF10. "Colnago" is on the downtube and the Ferrari logo is on the crossbar of the V1-r. Model numbers CF10 or V1-r are on both sides of the front fork. They were sold at authorized Colnago dealers from August 2014 to April 2015.
WHY: The front brakes can detach from the fork during use, posing the risk of a crash.
INCIDENTS: None reported.
HOW MANY: About 400 in the U.S. and 34 in Canada.
FOR MORE: Call Colnago America Inc. at 844-265-6246 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT, Monday through Friday or visit www.colnago-america.com and click on "Colnago recalls bikes and frame kits" for more information.
HOME AQUARIUM HEATERS
DETAILS: This recall involves all 50-, 100-, 150-, 200- and 250-watt Top Fin brand plastic aquarium heaters sold between August 2014 and April 2015 with model numbers: HT50, HT100, HT150, HT200 or HT250. "Top Fin Premium Aquarium Heater," the model number and the heater's wattage are printed on the side of the heater near the top. The lot number is printed beneath the words "Made in China." All lot numbers are included in this recall. They were sold at PetSmart stores nationwide from August 2014 to April 2015.
WHY: An electrical problem with the aquarium heaters poses a risk of fire or electrical shock to the consumer.
INCIDENTS: There have been 13 reports of incidents, including four reports of minor shock, seven reports of the water tanks overheating and one report of property damage from an electrical shortage resulting in fire.
HOW MANY: About 112,200. 33,000 heaters were recalled in August 2014.
FOR MORE: Call PetSmart at 888-839-9638 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday, or visit www.petsmart.com and click on "Product Recalls" listed under "Shop With Us" category for more information.