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Family Dollar Stores Recall Tough Treadz Auto Carrier Toy Sets

  • Tough Treadz Auto Carrier Toy Sets
  • Black truck with packaging
  • Blue truck with packaging
  • Red truck with packaging
Name of Product:
Tough Treadz Auto Carrier
Hazard:
The die-cast metal cars can have sharp edges that pose a laceration hazard.
Remedy:
Refund
Recall Date:
February 04, 2015
Units:
About 254,000
Consumer Contact

Family Dollar Stores at (800) 547-0359 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday or online at www.familydollar.com, then click on Product Recalls in the Help section at the bottom of the page.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves a plastic toy truck with a plastic case that holds 6 die-cast metal toy cars in assorted colors. The truck is 14 inches long x 3 inches wide x 5 inches high. The cab of the truck comes in black, blue or red.  The package is labeled as "Tough Treadz Auto Carrier" and has a white sticker in the upper right-hand corner with "$5" and "SKU 1004247" printed in red.  The UPC code appears on a label on the back stating "Made in China."  The following UPC codes are included in this recall: 678565114083, 678565114090, 678565114106.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled toy sets, take them away and return them to any Family Dollar Stores location for a full refund.

Incidents/Injuries:

No reported injuries.

Sold Exclusively At

Family Dollar Stores nationwide from September 2014 through December 2014 for about $5.

Manufactured In:
China
Recall number:
15-069
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