Green Toys recently announced a recall of Mini Vehicles. Green Toys has received 10 reports of wheels and hubcaps detaching or loosening from the vehicles. There have been no reports of injuries.
The wheels and hubcaps on the toy cars can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.
The children’s car toys were sold from April 2012 through June 2012. The recall involvesGreen Toys™ Mini Vehicles. All cars are made of plastic and available in yellow, green, red, white and blue. Model names and numbers for the seven recalled vehicles or sets are listed in the table below. For Mini Vehicle (MVHA – 1014) and Fastback (MVFA-1022) sets the model numbers can be found on the bottom of the toys’ packaging. For all other cars, a label with the model number can be found on the bottom of the car itself.
Mini Vehicle Set
Mini Vehicle Assortment
Mini Red Fastback
Mini Police Car
Mini Fastback Set
Approximately 50,000 children’s car toys were sold at mass merchandisers, grocery stores and independent toy and specialty stores nationwide and by online retailers from April 2012 to June 2012. The cars cost about $5 each or $18 for the set.
According to the recall notice, consumers should take the product away from children right away and contact Green Toys Inc. to receive a full refund. For additional information, contact Green Toys toll-free at (888) 973-3421 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or visit the firm’s website at www.greentoys.com/recall
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