Recalls for 05/09/2013

Toro Recalls Zero Turn Riding Mowers Due to Fire Hazard
05/09/2013 Product Recall

The idler pulley on Z Master mowers can rub against the fuel tank. This is the second recall of these lawn mowers. 

  • Company:
    The Toro Co., of Bloomington, Minn.
  • Product:
    Toro® Z Master® Riding Mowers
  • Problem
    Fire Hazard
  • Recall Number
    13-187
Family Dollar Stores Recalls Optimus Tower Quartz Heaters Due to Overheating and Fire Hazards
05/09/2013 Product Recall

The brand name Optimus and two temperature knobs appear on the portable electric heaters.

  • Company:
    Family Dollar Services Inc., of Matthews, N.C.
  • Product:
    Portable Heaters
  • Problem
    Serious Injury Hazard (Recall Alert)
  • Recall Number
    13-186