MiWorld Accessories Recalls Plug-in Wall Chargers for iPhones Due to Fire Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Charlotte Russe Stores

The chargers can overheat and catch fire while in use, posing a fire hazard.

Recall date: September 01, 2015
Recall number: 15-228
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    Recalled USB Cord & Wall Charger

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    Recalled USB Cord & Wall Charger

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Recall Summary

Name of product:

USB Cord & Wall Chargers for iPhone 5/5S

Hazard:

The chargers can overheat and catch fire while in use, posing a fire hazard.

Consumer Contact:

MiWorld Accessories toll-free at 877-936-6677 between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email support@miworldaccessories.com or online at www.miworldaccessories.com and click on “Product Recall Click Here for More Info” button for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 3,200

Description

This recall involves wall chargers with USB cords that are used to charge the iPhone 5 and 5S. The chargers have a geometric print in mint green and peach colors. Style numbers CRGT-003 or CRGT-004 are printed on the UPC sticker on the back side of the package. “Charlotte Russe” and “USB Cord & Wall Charger for iPhone 5/5S” are printed on the packaging.

Incidents/Injuries

There has been one report of the charger catching on fire. No injuries have been reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using recalled chargers and contact MiWorld for a full refund.

Sold exclusively at

Charlotte Russe stores nationwide during October 2014 for about $13.

Importer(s)

MiWorld Accessories LLC, of New York

Manufactured in

China

  • Recalled USB Cord & Wall Charger

  • Recalled USB Cord & Wall Charger

  • USB power cord

  • USB power cord

  • Wall charger

  • Wall charger