Recalls for 12/30/2014

2015 HINO ND8J - PARKING BRAKE
12/30/2014 Vehicle Recall

Hino Motor Sales U.S.A., Inc. (Hino) is recalling certain model year 2005-2015 Hino ND8J, NE8J, and NF8J trucks manufactured August 26, 2003, to May 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, components of the parking brake handle assembly may wear, resulting in either the parking brake unexpectedly releasing when engaged or preventing the parking brake from fully engaging.

  • Company:
    Hino
  • Recall Number
    14V791000
2015 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA - EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
12/30/2014 Vehicle Recall

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2015 Jetta vehicles manufactured July 11, 2014, to November 13, 2014. Due to incorrect software within the headlight control module, the low beam headlights may turn off when high beam lights are turned on. As a result, the light output from the headlights may be insufficient. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 108. "Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment."

  • Company:
    Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
  • Recall Number
    14V790000
2015 MINI COOPER - POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)
12/28/2014 Vehicle Recall

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 MINI Cooper Hardtop 2 Door, and Cooper S Hardtop 2 Door vehicles manufactured January 6, 2014, to October 17, 2014. During service appointments, dealers may have inadvertently reprogrammed the transmission control unit with software that may allow drivers to exit the vehicle when the transmission is not in Park. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 114, "Theft Protection and Rollaway Prevention."

  • Company:
    BMW
  • Recall Number
    14V789000
Whalen’s Horseradish Products, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Anchovy in Whalen’s Seafood & Burger Sauce
12/10/2014 Food Recall

Whalen’s Horseradish Products, Inc. of Galway, NY is recalling WHALEN’S SEAFOOD & BURGER SAUCE, because it contains undeclared anchovy, an element of the Worcestershire Sauce used in the finished product. People who have an allergy to fish run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

  • Company:
    Whalens Horseradish Products, Inc.
  • Problem
    Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)
Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Fresh Cut Fruit Containing Gala Red Apple in a Few States in North East US Because of Possible Health Risk
12/10/2014 Food Recall

Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. (“Del Monte Fresh”) announced today the voluntary recall of fresh cut fruit containing Gala red apples grown in Pennsylvania. The affected product was distributed to a limited number of customers in a few States in North East US and is being recalled because these apples have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.

  • Company:
    Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc.
  • Problem
    Carbon Monoxide Hazard
GCI Outdoor Recalls to Repair Stadium Seats Due to Risk of Injury
12/10/2014 Product Recall

The backrest on BleacherBack stadium seats can fail.

  • Company:
    GCI Outdoor
  • Product:
    Stadium seats
  • Problem
    Carbon Monoxide Hazard
  • Recall Number
    15-046
Ethan Allen Recalls Floor Lamps Due to Electrical Shock
12/10/2014 Product Recall

A defect in the line cord insulation can cause an electrical shock.

  • Product:
    Harwood Floor Lamps
  • Problem
    Foreign Material
  • Recall Number
    15-712
Global Garlic Inc. Recalls De Mi Pais Products Cuajada Fresca (Fresh Curd) and Cuajada Olanchana (Fresh Curd) because of Possible Health Risk
12/10/2014 Food Recall

Global Garlic, Inc. of Miami, FL is recalling De Mi Pais products: Cuajada Fresca (Fresh Curd) 12oz. and Cuajada Olanchana (Fresh Curd) 12oz., because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.

  • Company:
    Global Garlic Inc.
  • Problem
    Carbon Monoxide Hazard