The LED light bulb’s base can separate from the connector, posing an electrical shock hazard.
This recall involves all Outxpro 2-in-1 mosquito zapper LED light bulbs. The 10-watt bulb has a white grid housing that measures about 3.1 inches high, 3.1 inches wide and 6.1 inches deep. The grid housing has a blue light used to attract insects and an LED light below, for lighting. Item number DYT-80 and “Kinven” is printed on the product’s packaging.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled light bulbs, turn off the power supply and contact R&D Products for a free repair, including shipping, and instructions for removing and replacing the light bulb. R&D Products will reimburse consumers if a professional electrician is needed to remove the recalled light bulb’s base.
The firm has received 18 reports of the bulb separating from the connector. No injuries or property damage have been reported.
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R & D Products LLC, of Willington, Del. (owner of the Outxpro brand)
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