Name of product:
3-in-1 USB phone charger
Hazard:
The charger can overheat while in use, posing a fire hazard.
Remedy:
Refund
Recall date:
October 30, 2014
Recall number:
15-016
Consumer Contact:

Tectron International toll free at (844) 582-3152 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.tectronint.com and click on Recall for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

The 3-in-1 USB charging cable is used to charge iPhone4S/4G/3GS/3G, iPhone5, iPad mini/iPad4 and android phones. The 10-foot white cord has a USB plug on one end. The other end has 3 plugs: 30-pin plug for the iPad First Generation and iPhone 4S and earlier models; Lightning plug for the iPhone5 and later models and the iPad 2 and later models; and mini USB plug. The cable comes in a transparent sealed pouch. Item NO. USB29B is printed on label on the outside of the pouch.

 
Remedy:

Two incidents reported the USB charger melting. No injuries or property damage were reported.

Incidents/Injuries:

Two incidents reported the USB charger melting. No injuries or property damage were reported.

Sold At:

Distributors for school fundraisers from July 2014 to August 2014 for about $3.50.

Importer:

Tectron International of Vernon, Calif.

Manufactured In:
China
Units:
About 55,000