Disney Personal DVD Player Battery Packs Recalled

Date:
April 13, 2006
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
Memcorp
The Danger:
The battery packs sold with these DVD players can overheat and possibly burst when recharging, posing a risk of burns.
Description:
This recall involves about 102,000 battery packs sold with Disney-brand personal DVD players. They are about 6.5 inches by 5.5 inches with a 3-inch screen display. They were sold in five styles with a corresponding model number. The model number is written on the back of the unit, under the viewing stand and below the Disney brand name. The recall includes the following DVD styles and model numbers:
  • Princess (DP3500-PRN)
  • Fairy Flowers (DP3500-FLR)
  • Mickey Classic (DP3500-MC)
  • Mickey Mouse (DP3500-MKY)
  • Power Rangers (DP3500-POW)
Sold At:
Discount and electronics stores nationwide, and at Disney theme parks and through the Disney catalog from April 2005 through March 2006 for between $70 and $130.
What To Do:
Stop using the battery pack supplied with these DVD players immediately and contact Memcorp for a replacement rechargeable battery pack. For more information, call Memcorp's customer service department at (800) 326-0315 between 8:30 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. ET Monday through Friday and between 8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, or visit Memcorp's Web site at www.disneyelectronics.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml06/06139.html

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