The following recall has been announced:
DETAILS: Gas Grills imported by One World Technologies Inc., of Anderson, S.C.; sold at Home Depot stores nationwide and in Canada, and Direct Tools Factory Outlet stores nationwide from March 2011 through February 2012. The recall includes the STOK Island and STOK Quattro gas grills. The STOK Island has a round grill base and two burners. "STOK" is written on the grill cover and a label on the bottom of the grill stand. The STOK Quattro gas grill is a rectangular, four-burner grill. "STOK" is printed on the grill's lid. The gas grills were manufactured in China.
WHY: The regulator on the grill can leak propane gas, which can ignite, posing fire and burn hazard to consumers.
INCIDENTS: The firm is aware of 569 reports of regulators leaking propane gas. No injuries have been reported.
HOW MANY: About 87,600 in the U.S., 1,400 in Canada.
FOR MORE: Contact One World Technologies at 800-867-9624 Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. through 5 p.m. EDT, or visit the firm's website at http://www.stokgrills.com.
BICYCLE BRAKE LEVERS
DETAILS: Bicycle Brake Levers imported by Specialized Bicycle Components Inc., of Morgan Hill, Calif.; sold at authorized specialized bicycle components retailers from April 2010 to February 2012. The Tektro TL-83 brake levers are designed exclusively for use with aerodynamic handlebars (aerobars) sold as original equipment on 2010 and 2011 S-Works Shiv bicycle frame modules and 2012 S-Works Shiv TT bicycle frame modules. They are black aluminum and have a quick release slot at the top of the lever arm. The bicycle brake levers were manufactured in China.
WHY: The adjuster cap and brake cable can slide out of position and make the brakes non-operational. This can cause a rider to lose control of the bicycle, posing a crash hazard.
INCIDENTS: The firm is aware of one incident where the rider lost the function of both brakes. No reports of injury or property damage.
HOW MANY: About 600.
FOR MORE: Find the nearest authorized Specialized Bicycle Components retailer, contact Specialized at 877-808-8154 Monday through Friday between 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. EDT or visit the firm's website at http://www.specialized.com.