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Ikea recalling 1.2 million lamps

HELSINKI (AP) — Swedish furniture retailer Ikea is recalling two types of ceiling lamps because of a risk that the glass shades might fall and injure people. 120 more words

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Bridgestone-Firestone recalls over 36,000 truck tires

DETROIT (AP) — Bridgestone-Firestone North America is recalling nearly 36,000 heavy truck tires in the U.S. and Canada because the tread can separate from the body and cause the tires to fail. 89 more words

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Product Recalls

Having to recall a footwear line can be an expensive exercise.

Announcing a product recall – whether a voluntary action or being forced to do so by the authorities – is a request for purchasers to return goods they have purchased.

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Automakers to recall 5 million vehicles over more airbag issues

Another problem has developed with automotive airbags, this one resulting in recalls of up to 5 million vehicles worldwide.

In documents filed with the U.S. government, Continental Automotive Systems says moisture can get inside its airbag control computers, causing the power supplies to corrode and fail. 409 more words

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Fiat Chrysler recalling Dodge Chargers that can slip off jacks

Fiat Chrysler is recalling more than a half-million Dodge Charger sedans worldwide because they can slip off of a jack when tires are being changed. 92 more words

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Microsoft recalls millions of power cords for Surface Pro tablets

Microsoft is recalling about 2.44 million AC power cords for its Surface Pro, Surface Pro 2, and Surface Pro 3 computers sold before March 15, 2015, because of a potential fire hazard. 86 more words

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Dirt Devil vacuums recalled due to electrical shock

Royal Appliance is recalling Dirt Devil Pet Vacuums due to electrical shock.

The vacuum’s electric cord plug prong can detach and remain in the electrical outlet when the vacuum is unplugged. 181 more words

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