Parents Magazine Record-A-Voice Toy Cell Phones Recalled

May 3, 2007
Toys & Games
The Danger:
The metal pin inside the hinge of the cell phone flip-top can fall out, posing a choking hazard to young children.
This recall includes about 14,000 toy cell phones that play different songs, sound effects, and user-recorded messages. They were sold in polka dot, swirl, floral, and stripe patterns, and the Parents logo is visible inside the flip-top and on the battery compartment cover. Only items with date codes 090106 through 101206 are involved in this recall. The date code can be located on the bottom of the product packaging and in the battery compartment.
Sold At:
Target stores nationwide from September 2006 to January 2007 for about $8.
What To Do:
Immediately take these toy cell phones away from young children and contact Battat, Inc. at (800) 247-6144 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or e-mail to receive a replacement product or refund.
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