Recalls for 01/09/2013

Columbia Sportswear Reannounces Its Recall of Batteries Sold With Jackets Due To Fire Hazard
01/09/2013 Product Recall

The Lithium Polymer batteries used to power the jacket’s heating system can overheat.

  • Company:
    Columbia Sportswear Company, of Portland, Ore.
  • Product:
    Omni-Heat™ Lithium-Polymer Rechargeable Batteries
  • Problem
    Fire Hazard
  • Recall Number
    13-089
Polaris Recalls Ranger Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles Due to Loss of Control and Crash Hazard
01/09/2013 Product Recall

The ROV's throttle can fail to work properly, which can cause the rider to lose control and crash.

  • Company:
    Polaris Industries Inc., of Medina, Minn.
  • Product:
    2013 Polaris Ranger® 400 recreational off-highway vehicles
  • Problem
    Carbon Monoxide Hazard
  • Recall Number
    13-716