Small appliance recalls; microwave, coffeemaker & flashlight

Sunbeam over-the-range microwave SNM1507RAQ has been recalled due to electrical arching that can pose a fire hazard.  This item was manufactured in China with serial numbers that range from A0701161370000001 through A0701161370000304. For more information, call Petters Consumer Brands toll-free at (866) 866-6283 between 8 a.m. and 11 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, between 9 a.m. and 11 p.m. ET Saturday, and between 9 a.m. and 9 p.m. ET Sunday. Consumers also can log on to: www.sunbeammajorappliances.com

Atico International recalls coffeemakers sold exclusely at Walgreens due to fire hazard.  The Signature Gourmet™ and Kitchen Gourmet® 12-Cup Coffeemakers made in China with model number XQ-673B , item number W14A4984 and date code 0503 (May 2003) through 0706.  Consumers should stop using the product and contact Atico for refund instructions at (877) 546-4835 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the company’s Web site at www.aticousa.com.

Sportsman’s Warehouse recalls flashlights due to counterfeit batteries posing a fire hazard.  These xenon  aluminum flashlights invloved were made in Chaina in 6 volt, 9 volt and 12 volt models.  These flashlights are black with the Sportsman’s Warehouse logo on them.  The counterfeit batteries are labeled as ‘Panasonic CR123A Industrial Lithium.’  There have been reports of the fake batteries overheating and igniting.  One person reported burns to the hands. For additional information, contact Sportsman’s Warehouse toll-free at (877) 678-0010 between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. MT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s Web site at www.sportsmanswarehouse.com

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