Recalls: Electronics

March 7, 2024 Yamaha Corporation of America Recalls Power Adaptors Due to Electrical Shock and Electrocution Hazards

This recall involves Yamaha's PA-10 AC Power Adaptors with date codes ranging from 2126 to 2319. Yamaha is printed on the front of the black power adapter. The date code is printed on the back. Yamaha's PA-10 AC Power Adapter was bundled with five Yamaha analog mixing console models - MG10, MG10X CV, MG10XU, MG10XUF, and MG12XUK - and sold as a stand-alone replacement part. Only Yamaha's PA-10 AC Power Adapter is being recalled. Read more.


February 29, 2024 Vernier Science Education Recalls "Go Direct" Charge Stations Due to Burn Hazard

This recall involves the Vernier Go Direct Charge Station, which supports the Go Direct line of wireless sensors containing rechargeable batteries. The Vernier Go Direct sensors are widely used in educational settings by teachers and students to conduct a variety of science experiments, including collecting data on temperature measurements, O2 levels, CO2 levels, pH values, and more. The Vernier Go Direct Charge Stations can charge up to 16 Vernier Go Direct sensors at the same time - 8 via USB and 8 via Go Direct wand-style sensor ports. The product is marked as "Go Direct® Charging Station" and can be identified by the order code GDX-CRG and model number GDXCRG2617R1, found on a label located at the bottom of the Charge Station. This product may have been purchased individually or as a part of a Teacher Pack of sensors with order codes GDX-TMP-TP or GDX-PH-TP. Read more.


February 22, 2024 IKEA Recalls USB Chargers Due to Burn and Electric Shock Hazards

This recall involves IKEA Ă…SKSTORM 40W USB Chargers. The product consists of a charger and a detachable power cord with a C7 connector and a plug. Model number ICPSW5-40-1 is printed on the label on the back side of the gray USB charger. Read more.


February 21, 2024 Dynabook Americas Recalls 15.5 Million Toshiba Laptop AC Adapters Due to Burn and Fire Hazards

This recall involves AC adapters sold with Toshiba brand personal laptop computers as well as sold separately. They have date codes between April 2008 through December 2012 in either a year month, date format, i.e. April 2008 is 0804, or year week, date format, i.e. week 15 of 2008 is 0815. The AC adapters are black and have the following model numbers and serial numbers and date codes printed on the AC adapter rating label. Brand Name Model Name /Number Serial Number format with embedded date code Date Code Toshiba G71C0009S110 T**0815********** ~ T**1253********** (Year 2008 Week 15 to Year 2012 Week 53) 0815 - 1253 G71C0009S111 0815 - 1253 G71C0009S112 0815 - 1253 G71C0009S113 0815 - 1253 G71C0009S114 0815 - 1253 G71C0009S115 0815 - 1253 G71C0009S210 0815 - 1253 G71C0009S212 0815 - 1253 G71C0009S214 0815 - 1253 G71C0009S410 0815 - 1253 G71C0009S411 0815 - 1253 G71C0009S412 0815 - 1253 G71C0009S413 0815 - 1253 G71C0009S414 0815 - 1253 G71C0009S415 0815 - 1253 G71C0009T110 T0815********** ~ T1253********** (Year 2008 Week 15 to Year 2012 Week 53) 0815 - 1253 G71C0009T111 0815 - 1253 G71C0009T112 0815 - 1253 G71C0009T113 0815 - 1253 G71C0009T114 0815 - 1253 G71C0009T115 0815 - 1253 G71C0009T116 0815 - 1253 G71C0009T117 0815 - 1253 G71C0009T210 0815 - 1253 G71C0009T212 0815 - 1253 G71C000AE110 T0815********** ~ T1253********** (Year 2008 Week 15 to Year 2012 Week 53) 0815 - 1253 G71C000AE111 0815 - 1253 G71C000AE112 ***0804******** ~ ***1212******** (Year 2008 Month 4 to Year 2012 Month 12) 0804 - 1212 G71C000AE113 0804 - 1212 G71C000AE210 T0815********** ~ T1253********** (Year 2008 Week 15 to Year 2012 Week 53) 0815 - 1253 G71C000AE212 ***0804******** ~ ***1212******** (Year 2008 Month 4 to Year 2012 Month 12) 0804 - 1212 G71C000AE410 T0815********** ~ T1253********** (Year 2008 Week 15 to Year 2012 Week 53) 0815 - 1253 G71C000AE411 0815 - 1253 G71C000AE412 ***0804******** ~ ***1212******** (Year 2008 Month 4 to Year 2012 Month 12) 0804 - 1212 G71C000AE413 0804 - 1212 G71C000AR110 0804 - 1212 G71C000AR210 0804 - 1212 G71C000AR310 0804 - 1212 G71C000AR410 0804 - 1212 G71C000AS110 0804 - 1212 G71C000AS410 0804 - 1212 G71C000BY110 T0815********** ~ T1253********** G71C000BZ110 G71C000DH110 0815 - 1253 G71C000DH410 0815 - 1253 G71C000DJ110 0815 - 1253 G71C000DJ410 0815 - 1253 G71C000DM110 0815 - 1253 G71C000DM410 0815 - 1253 G71C000DN110 0815 - 1253 G71C000DN410 0815 - 1253 G71C000DP110 ***0804******** ~ ***1212******** (Year 2008 Month 4 to Year 2012 Month 12) 0804 - 1212 G71C000DP410 0804 - 1212 G71C000DQ110 0804 - 1212 G71C000DQ410 0804 - 1212 G71C000DU110 T0815********** ~ T1253********** (Year 2008 Week 15 to Year 2012 Week 53) 0815 - 1253 G71C000DX110 0815 - 1253 G71C000DX410 0815 - 1253 G71C000DY110 0815 - 1253 G71C000DY410 0815 - 1253 G71C000F7110 0815 - 1253 PA1750-04 0815 - 1253 Read more.


February 8, 2024 GPU Angled Adapters Recalled Due to Fire and Burn Hazards; Manufactured by CableMod

This recall involves CableMod's 12VHPWR Angled Adapters, models V1.0 and V1.1, that plug into a graphics processing unit's power port at either a 90-degree or a 180-degree angle. Model V1.1 has a stabilizing pin on the side of the male connector. The adapters were sold in black, blue, gold, green, orange, pink, purple, red, silver, and white, and "CableMod" appears on the side of the adapter. The adapters came in two variations to accommodate power port orientation: Variation A and Variation B. The 90-degree angle adapter is "L" shaped: The V1.0 model measures about 36 mm long, 21mm wide and 21 mm deep; and the V1.1 model measures about 36 mm long, 21 mm wide and 22 mm deep. The 180-degree angle adapter is "U" shaped: The V1.0 model measures 41.5 mm long, 21 mm wide and 17.5 mm deep; and the V1.1 measures about 41 mm long, 21 mm wide and 20 mm deep. Read more.


February 1, 2024 Snap Recalls Lithium-Ion Battery Sold for Pixy Flying Cameras Due to Fire Hazard

This recall involves the rechargeable lithium-ion battery sold with the pocket-sized Pixy Flying Camera. The battery was sold separately and paired with the Pixy, which takes pictures and videos and measures about five inches long by four inches wide. The Pixy and battery are both yellow in color. The battery measures about three inches long and half of an inch wide. Read more.


November 30, 2023 Russound Recalls AW70V6 Loudspeakers Due to Impact Injury Injury Hazard

This recall involves the Russound Model AW70V6 loudspeakers, designed primarily for use with commercial audio systems that use 70V or 100V speaker wiring, but they can also be used in residential applications. All products with the model number AW70V6 are included in this recall. The speakers have a label attached to the rear of each AW70V6 loudspeaker with "Russound", the model number, and 70V/100V. The speakers measure 12-1/6 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide by 9-1/2 inches deep and were sold in white or black colors. Read more.


November 22, 2023 Lenovo Recalls USB-C Laptop Power Banks Due to Fire Hazard

This recall involves the Lenovo USB USB-C Laptop Power Bank with model number PBLG2W. The power bank has a 20,000 mAh rechargeable lithium-ion battery used to charge laptops, cell phones, and other devices when an electrical outlet is not available. The power bank is black and measures approximately 7 inches long by 3 inches wide. "Lenovo" is printed in black letters on a red tag on the USB power cord. The recalled units were manufactured between January 2022 and June 2022. The manufacturing date is located on the product label in a year/month (YY/MM) format. The recalled units have the manufacturing date of 22/01, 22/02, 22/03, 22/04, 22/05 or 22/06. The part number 40ALLG2WWW and the model number PBLG2W are also located on the product label. Read more.


October 5, 2023 Russound Recalls MCA-88 Multizone Controller Amplifiers Due to Fire Hazard

This recall involves the Russound MCA-88 Multizone Controller Amplifier that provides up to eight zones of distributed audio. The controller measures about 17 inches wide by 3.5 inches high by 17.2 inches deep and weighs 28.8 pounds. The unit has model number MCA-88 on the front of the housing. The units that are subject to recall have serial numbers that begin with four digits ranging from 2047 through 2307. The serial numbers are located on a visible label on the front of the unit under the clear plastic cover. "Russound" is printed on the front of the amplifier. Read more.


September 7, 2023 Emporia Recalls North America Smart Plugs Due to Electric Shock Hazard

This recall involves Emporia's North America Smart Plugs. The smart plugs have a white finish exterior. Emporia is printed on the front. The plugs allow consumers to monitor the energy use and control most home appliances with the Emporia App, including fans, lamps, humidifiers, and other electronics from a smartphone. This recall only affects the 120V North American plugs, the 240V EU. They measure approximately 3-1/2 inches wide, 1-1/2 inches high, and 1 inch deep. The smart plugs were sold individually or in multi-packs. Read more.