Wahl Recalls Total Care Aerosol Cleaner Due to Burn Hazard

Vapors from the propellant in the Total Care product with model number 03772 can ignite upon contact with hair clippers, shavers or trimmers.

Recall date: December 16, 2013
Recall number: 14-059
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  • Wahl Total Care Six Ounce Aerosol Can

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    Wahl Total Care Six Ounce Aerosol Can

  • Wahl Total Care Model 03772

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    Wahl Total Care Model 03772

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Total Care, Aerosol Cleaner, Lubricant & Coolant

Hazard:

Vapors from the propellant in the Total Care product can ignite upon contact with hair clippers, posing a burn hazard to consumers.

Consumer Contact:

Wahl at (800) 767-9245 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.wahl.com and click on Recall for more information

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Recall Details

Units

About 720,000

Description

This recall involves Wahl Total Care products used to clean and lubricate hair clippers, trimmers and shavers. The product was sold in six ounce aerosol cans. The white label on the can reads “Wahl Total Care” and “Clipper, Trimmer, Shaver.” Model number 03772 is printed on the back of the can.

Incidents/Injuries

Wahl has received three reports of incidents of the product igniting, including one report of minor burns.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the Total Care product and contact Wahl for a replacement.

Sold at

Meijer, Walmart and other retail stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com from June 2009 to October 2013 for about $5.

Distributor

Wahl Clipper Corp., of Sterling, Ill.

Manufactured in

USA

  • Wahl Total Care Six Ounce Aerosol Can

  • Wahl Total Care Model 03772