LeapFrog Rechargeable Batteries and Recharging Station Recalled

October 23, 2008
Toys & Games
The Danger:
The rechargeable batteries included with the Recharging Station can overheat if the gaming system is placed into the recharging base upside down, posing a burn hazard to consumers.
This recall involves about 35,500 recharging stations that come with two rechargeable batteries, an AC adapter, and a recharging base. The recharging base is white with a green indicator light on the bottom. The Recharging Station for Didj was sold as item number 30676, which is printed on the box and on the bottom of the recharging base.
Sold At:
Department stores and toy stores nationwide and www.leapfrog.com, and other online retailers from July 2008 through October 2008 for about $35.
What To Do:
Immediately stop using the recharging base and the two rechargeable batteries and contact LeapFrog for a full refund. For more information, contact LeapFrog at (800) 701-5327 between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET Monday through Thursday and between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Friday, visit their Web site at www.leapfrog.com/recall, or e-mail didjsupport@leapfrog.com.
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