Recalls for 09/15/2016

Samsung Recalls Galaxy Note7 Smartphones Due to Serious Fire and Burn Hazards
09/15/2016 Product Recall

The lithium-ion battery in the Galaxy Note7 smartphones can overheat and catch fire, posing a serious burn hazard to consumers.

  • Company:
    Samsung
  • Product:
    Samsung Galaxy Note7 smartphones sold prior to September 15, 2016
  • Problem
    Serious Fire And Burn Hazards
  • Recall Number
    16-266
2016 HYUNDAI TUCSON - ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE | POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)
09/15/2016 Vehicle Recall

Hyundai Motor Company (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2016 Tucson vehicles manufactured May 20, 2015 through May 31, 2016 and equipped with a 7-speed EcoShift Dual Clutch Transmission. Certain driving conditions and high temperatures may cause the vehicle to not move if the accelerator pedal is pressed and released repeatedly.

  • Company:
    Hyundai Motor Company
  • Recall Number
    16V628000
2013 KME PREDATOR AERIAL - STRUCTURE:BODY
09/15/2016 Vehicle Recall

Kovatch Mobile Equipment Corp. (KME) is recalling certain model year 2012-2013 Predator Pumper, Predator Panther Pumper and Predator Aerial, 2013 Predator Panther Aerial and Predator Rescue and 2012 Predator Panther Tanker emergency vehicles. In the affected vehicles, the front grille may loosen and separate from the cab face.

  • Company:
    Kovatch Mobile Equipment Corp.
  • Recall Number
    16V606000
2016 MERCEDES-BENZ GLE450 - SEATS:MID/REAR ASSEMBLY
09/15/2016 Vehicle Recall

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain model year 2016 GLE Coupe 450 AMG 4Matic vehicles manufactured July 11, 2015, to July 25, 2015. The affected vehicles may be equipped with rear head restraints that may not stay locked in the upright position at very low temperatures.

  • Company:
    MERCEDES-BENZ
  • Recall Number
    16V602000
2016 MERCEDES BENZ C300 - ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
09/15/2016 Vehicle Recall

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain model year 2016 GLC 300 SUV, GLC 300 4Matic SUV, C300 Sedan and C300 4Matic vehicles manufactured February 8, 2016, to May 18, 2016. The affected vehicles may be equipped with an Electronic Stability Program (ESP) control unit that may have been damaged before being installed.

  • Company:
    MERCEDES BENZ
  • Recall Number
    16V603000
Bungee Chairs Sold Exclusively at Big 5 Sporting Goods Stores Recalled Due to Fall Hazard; Made by Nanjing Kekang Outdoor Products
09/15/2016 Product Recall

The chair rivets can break while in use, posing a fall hazard to the consumer.

  • Company:
    Sporting Goods
  • Product:
    Bungee chairs
  • Problem
    Entanglement Hazard
  • Recall Number
    16-263
GE Appliances Recalls Top-Loading Clothes Washers Due to Fire Hazard
09/15/2016 Product Recall

An electrical component in the washers can overheat.

  • Company:
    GE Appliances
  • Product:
    GE Profileā„¢ top-loading clothes washers
  • Problem
    Fire Hazard
  • Recall Number
    16-265
Polaris Recalls Ranger Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles Due to Fire and Burn Hazards
09/15/2016 Product Recall

The heat shield can fall off the vehicle.

  • Company:
    Polaris
  • Product:
    Polaris Ranger 900 recreational off-highway vehicles (ROVs)
  • Problem
    Serious Fire And Burn Hazards
  • Recall Number
    16-264