Recall: Target Circo Night Lights
On 2015-07-21, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Target Circo Night Lights due to a potential fire hazard. This product sold new beginning in October 2014 for about $15.
About 100,000 units are involved in this Target night light recall. Instance(s) of property damage have been reported. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This is the 2nd recall of products in the Night Light / Nightlights category in 2015.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 10 similar recalls,
involving about 2 million product units.
Company Contact Information:
Phone: (800) 440-0680
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What is the problem?
The battery can overheat and cause the night light to melt, posing a fire hazard.
Instance(s) of property damage have been reported.
How can I tell if I own this product?
This recall involves battery-operated night lights with an AC adapter included. The night light collection includes a pink hedgehog, a blue bird, a yellow rocket, an orange dino egg, a white soccer ball and a green shark. The model numbers are printed on the bottom side of the night lights.
These items were sold new+ at Target stores nationwide and Target.com from October 2014 through May 2015 for about $15.
What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
Then, add the item to a free, private Items I Own account. This will enable you to easily access the CPSC and recalling company's remedy instructions as well as track your progress toward getting the item returned or fixed. Click "I Own THIS Item" to continue.
The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumers should immediately stop using, unplug and return the recalled night lights to any Target store for a full refund.
Target at (800) 440-0680 between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.target.com and on the bottom of the homepage under the "Help" section, click on the "Product Recalls" link or the Recall Tab via the firm's Facebook page.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
Target has received two reports of the night lights overheating, including one report of a fire that damaged a consumer's dresser, wall and plug-in. No injuries have been reported.
+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.
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