Recall: Technical Consumer Products (TCP) LED Lamps
On 2016-12-01, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Technical Consumer Products (TCP) LED Lamps due to a potential Electrical Shock hazard. This product sold new beginning in August 2016 for about $3.
About 40,000 units are involved in this Technical Consumer Products lamp recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 8th recall of products in the Lamps category in 2016.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 40 similar recalls,
involving about 3 million product units.
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What is the problem?
The lamps can overheat exposing an energized heat-sink and wires, posing an electrical shock hazard.
How can I tell if I own this product?
This recall involves 10 watt LED A19 Shape lamps sold under the TCP brand name. These lamps are white and produce a soft white (2700 Kelvin) color temperature. Recalled units have item number "LED10A19DODLCHP" and the date code printed directly on the white plastic heat-sink of the lamp, just above the screw in the base. Consumers will need to shut off power to the lights and disengage the lamp to check the item number and date code.
|Item Number||Brand||UPC||Description||Date Code|
|LED10A19DODLCHP||TCP||7-6214804626-4||10 wall LED A19 lamp with High Performance Dimming 2700K||1423217|
These items were sold new+ at Habitat for Humanity of San Joaquin County in Stockton, Calif. from August 2016 through September 2016 for about $3
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 recalled lamps, shut off power to lights and contact TCP for instructions on receiving a refund or a free replacement lamp.
TCP at 800-324-1496 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or email at email@example.com or online at www.tcpi.com and click on "Recall" for more information.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
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