Remote Control Flying Saucers Recalled

Date:
February 24, 2006
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
QVC
The Danger:
The battery charger cord sold with these flying saucers can overcharge and cause the toy to overheat, posing a risk of fire.
Description:
This recall involves about 180,000 remote control flying saucers. The Pro Flying Saucer is about 13 inches in diameter and comes in blue or yellow. It is made of Styrofoam and has a plastic propeller. The Pro Flying Saucer comes with a controller unit, launch pad, and a battery charger cord. The item number of the recalled product, M12037, is found on the product's packaging.
Sold At:
QVC Inc. exclusively nationwide from November 2005 through December 2005 for $27 or $30.
What To Do:
Stop using the product immediately. QVC will notify all purchasers of the product about the recall, and will provide them with a new battery charger cord and a pre-paid mailer, in which they should return the recalled battery charger cord. For more information, contact QVC Inc., toll-free at (800) 367-9444 anytime or visit www.qvc.com under the product recall section.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml06/06531.html

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