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This report contains recalls issued from September 15 to September 19, 2013.
Business Clarksville publishes these reports for the benefit of our readers and the general public.DISC BRAKE CALIPERS :
Shimano American is recalling Disc brake calipers sold nationwide and in Canada from February 2012 to May 2013. The calipers on the disc brakes can fail, posing a collision hazard.
This recall includes all Shimano BR-CX75 aftermarket disc brake calipers and BR-R515 disc brake calipers installed on road and cyclocross bicycles sold by other manufacturers including BMC, Giant, Ibis, Raleigh, Shinola, Specialized and Volagi.
Consumers should contact a Shimano authorized dealer to receive a free installation and replacement of the calipers.
Consumers can also contact Shimano American at (800) 353-4719 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.shimano.com.BLENDERS :
This recall involves Frigidaire Professional© brand blender model FPJB56B7MS with a serial number between FFP 49 1203 0001 and FFP 49 1237 00974. The model and serial numbers are located on a serial plate on the underside of the blender?s motor base.
Consumers should contact Frigidaire at (888) 747-7637 from 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday and from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. CT on Saturday and Sunday, or online at www.frigidaire.com for instructions on returning the blenders for a free replacement blender.
Waterlogic is recalling Chiller-based water dispensers sold nationwide from January 2005 to December 2008. The hot water tank can stop functioning and cause the machine to overheat, posing a fire hazard.
Chiller-based water filtration systems provide hot and cold water dispensers for home and workplace. A complete list can be found at www.recalls.org.
Waterlogic is contacting its distributors and providing a list of affected units and all technical instructions and necessary parts for repairing the units. Consumers who have not been contacted should contact Waterlogic at (855) 905-2002 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit the website at www.waterlogic.us.
The Children's Place is recalling Children's one-piece footed pajamas sold nationwide from January 2012 to May 2013. The footed pajamas fail to meet the federal flammability standard for children's sleepwear, posing a burn hazard.
This recall involves three styles of The Children's Place bunny-themed one-piece cotton footed pajamas. One style is pink with dark pink bunnies and a ruffle at the neck. This style has a sewn-in label at the side seam with both 2158 and one or more of the following numbers: 042521, 042523, 042571, 042572, 042774 or 042816. The other two styles are both blue/green with bunnies on the feet and bunny print fabric. Both styles have a sewn-in label at the side seam with both 2598 and one or more of the following numbers: 030647, 030779, 038826, 670409, 670602, 670603 or 945210.
Consumers should return the pajamas to any The Children?s Place store for a full refund.
Consumers can also contact The Children's Place at (877) 752-2387 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.childrensplace.com.
More information on all of these recalls is availble at www.recalls.org.