Recalls for 05/17/2016

Target Recalls Menorahs Due to Fire Hazard
05/17/2016 Product Recall

The menorahs can melt when the candles are burning.

  • Product:
    Menorahs
  • Problem
    Fire Hazard
  • Recall Number
    16-159
Pacific Cycle Recalls Infant Bicycle Helmets Due to Choking and Magnet Ingestion Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Target
05/17/2016 Product Recall

The magnetic buckle on the helmet’s chin strap contains small plastic covers and magnets that can come loose.

  • Product:
    Infant bicycle helmets with magnetic no-pinch buckle chin straps
  • Problem
    Serious Injury Hazard (Recall Alert)
  • Recall Number
    16-162
2014 ITASCA ELLIPSE - SERVICE BRAKES, ELECTRIC
05/17/2016 Vehicle Recall

Winnebago Industries, Inc (Winnebago) is recalling certain model year 2014 Winnebago Tour, and Itasca Ellipse vehicles manufactured May 23, 2013, to August 9, 2013 and built on a Freightliner chassis. On certain recreational vehicles built with a heavier, adjustable foot pedal, the brake activation signal to certain towed devices may not deactivate when the service brakes are released.

  • Company:
    Winnebago Industries
  • Recall Number
    16V238000
2014 ITASCA ELLIPSE - SERVICE BRAKES, ELECTRIC
05/17/2016 Vehicle Recall

Winnebago Industries, Inc (Winnebago) is recalling certain model year 2014 Winnebago Tour, and Itasca Ellipse vehicles manufactured May 23, 2013, to August 9, 2013 and built on a Freightliner chassis. On certain recreational vehicles built with a heavier, adjustable foot pedal, the brake activation signal to certain towed devices may not deactivate when the service brakes are released.

  • Company:
    Winnebago Industries
  • Recall Number
    16V238000
2016 VOLKSWAGEN TOUAREG - TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS
05/17/2016 Vehicle Recall

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2016 Toureg vehicles manufactured July 7, 2015 to March 3, 2016. In the affected vehicles, the Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) may be improperly calibrated and, as a result, the TPMS may fail to warn the driver that the tire pressure is low. Additionally, the tire pressures printed on the Safety Certification labels are incorrect. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 138, "Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems."

  • Company:
    Volkswagen
  • Recall Number
    16V243000