Radio Control Toy Trucks Recalled

Date:
March 29, 2006
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
QVC
The Danger:
Electrical circuits within the truck can cause the toy to overheat, posing a risk of fire.
Description:
This recall involves about 8,000 toy trucks. The Thunder Spin R.C. Road Rage Stunt Machine is 10 inches by 11 inches and was sold in blue or green. The radio-controlled Stunt Machine comes with one charger, one 9.6 V rechargeable battery pack, and one 9-volt battery. The model number T23624 is written only on the product's packaging, located above the Universal Product Code. The Stunt Machine comes with two orange flame decals on each side of the vehicle, one of which includes "Stunt Machine" in orange block lettering. A "Thunder Spin" logo can be found on the bottom of the vehicle.
Sold At:
QVC Inc. nationwide from November 2005 through December 2005 for between $40 and $44.
What To Do:
Stop using the toy immediately. QVC will send a letter to all those who purchased the product notifying them of the product's recall and instructing them to return the battery pack and battery charger to obtain a full refund. For more information, contact QVC Inc., at (800) 367-9444 anytime or visit www.qvc.com under the product recall section.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml06/06539.html

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