Recalls this week: televisions, bar stools

Published on NewsOK Modified: August 8, 2014 at 2:07 pm •  Published: August 8, 2014
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Nearly 250,000 televisions with a potentially faulty stand assembly are among this week's recalled products. Others include potentially defective dive watches and bar stools.

Here's a more detailed look:

TELEVISIONS

DETAILS: Vizio E-series 39- and 42-inch Full-Array LED flat panel televisions. The flat panel televisions are black with "VIZIO" printed in the lower right corner of the television front and the VIZIO logo in the center of the back. They were sold at Best Buy, Meijer, Target, Walmart and other retail stores nationwide , online at Amazon.com, Costco.com, Meijer.com, Sams.com and other internet retailers from December 2013 through June 2014. Details on the model and serial numbers included in the recall can be found at http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2014/VIZIO-Recalls-to-Repair-39-and-42-Inch-E-Series-Flat-Panel-Televisions/

WHY: The stand assembly can fail and cause the television to tip over unexpectedly, posing a risk of impact injury to the consumer.

INCIDENTS: 51 reports of the recalled televisions tipping over. No injuries have been reported.

HOW MANY: About 245,000.

FOR MORE: Call Vizio at 855-472-7450 or visit www.vizio.com and click on "Safety Notice" for more information.

DIVE COMPUTERS

DETAILS: Scubapro Aladin2 dive computers, commonly referred to as Aladin Square dive computers. SCUBAPRO is stamped on the top of the face frame and Aladin2 is printed in white on the bottom of the face frame. The serial number is stamped in white on the back of the unit and ends with 003. They were sold at authorized Scubapro dealers nationwide from March 2014 through June 2014.

WHY: The dive computer can leak and stop working, posing a risk of injury due to decompression sickness.

INCIDENTS: Four reports that the dive computers leaked and stopped working. No injuries have been reported.

HOW MANY: About 350 in the U.S. and about 40 in Canada.

FOR MORE: Call Johnson Outdoors Diving at 877-467-6675 or visit www.scubapro.com and click on "Aladin Square Recall" for more information.

BAR STOOLS

DETAILS: Spencer bar stools with a dark brown walnut finish wood with a brown leather padded back and swivel seat cushion. They were sold at Costco regionally in Dallas and San Francisco from May 2014 through June 2014. The stools have four legs with a footrest connecting each leg and measure 21 inches wide, 48 inches high and 23 inches deep. This recall includes stools with Samson item number M3216604 and Customer item number 845275 found on the bottom of the seat cushion.

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