Kid’s Ride-on Toy Cars Recalled- Burn Hazard
Bluestem Brands Inc. has recalled nearly 5,000 of their Range Rider Ride-On Toy Cars due to a burn hazard caused by overheating batteries.
Range Rider Recall Information
According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), the batteries in the Range Riders can overheat causing smoke, fire, melting, and potentially serious burn injuries. The CPSC recommends that consumers stop using the recalled Range Riders immediately and contact Bluestem for a full refund and reimbursement for shipping charges.
9 Smoking and Burning Incidents Reported
While no injuries have been reported, Bluestem has been informed of 9 incidents of smoking or burning batteries. Incidents have been reported in both the Tan and Pink children’s ride-on off-road vehicle. The CPSC recommends removing the battery and contacting Bluestem for a refund.
Description of Recalled Range Riders
- The recall includes both the Pink and Tan Range Riders, model numbers 90407G and 90407B, product codes NU640 and NI374.
- The Range Riders were sold through Fingerhut catalogs and online at fingerhut.com and gettington.com from September 2011 to May 2012.
- Additional recall information can be found at fingerhut.com and gettington.com or by calling Bluestem at (866) 931-5417 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CST weekdays.
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