CPSC, AA Importer Inc. Announce Recall of Push and Electronic Toys

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 28, 2004
Release # 05-076
Firm's Hotline: (866) 879-4667
CPSC Consumer Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908

 

CPSC, AA Importer Inc. Announce Recall of Push and Electronic Toys

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announces the following recall in voluntary cooperation with the firm below. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Name of product: Push Along Frog, Animal Organ, and Rock & Roll Kids Guitar Toys

Units: About 5,200

Importer: AA Importer Inc., of Los Angeles, Calif.

Hazard: The toys can easily break apart, exposing small parts. This poses a choking hazard to young children.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

Description: The recall includes three toys: Push Along Frogs, Animal Organs, and Rock & Roll Kids Guitars. The Push Along Frog toy has a 9.5- inch green plastic frog attached to a 15-inch, red plastic handle. A sticker on the front of the toy reads "Push Along Forg" (sic). The electronic Animal Organ comes in four different styles, all about 11- inches long. The style number, written on the back of the toy begins with "666." The electronic guitars are about 14-inches long and have various colored buttons. "ROCK & ROLL KIDS" is written on stickers on the front. "MADE IN CHINA" is written on all three toys.

Sold at: Swap meets and flea markets in the Los Angeles area from July 2003 through October 2004 for about $3.

Manufactured in: China

Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled toys away from young children. Consumers should call the firm to get information on returning the toys to the importer for a refund and postage reimbursement.

Consumer Contact: Call AA Importer Inc. toll-free at (866) 879-4667 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. PT Monday through Friday.
Picture of Push and Electronic Toy