Wahl Recalls Total Care Aerosol Cans Due to Burn Hazard
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of Product: Total Care Aerosol Can
Hazard: Vapors from the propellant in the Total Care product can ignite upon contact with hair clippers, posing a burn hazard to consumers.
Consumer Contact: Wahl at (800) 767-9245 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.wahl.com and click on recall information for more information
Units: About 720,000
Description: This recall involves Wahl Total Care products used to clean and lubricate hair clippers, trimmers and shavers. The product was sold in six ounce aerosol cans. A label on the can reads “Wahl Total Care” and “Clipper, Trimmer, Shaver.” Model number 03772 is printed on the back of the can.
Incidents/Injuries: Wahl has received three reports of incidents of the product igniting, including one report of minor burns. None required medical treatment.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the Total Care product and contact Wahl for a replacement at (800) 767-9245 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday .
Sold at: Meijer, Walmart and other retail stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com from June 2009 to October 2013 for about $5.
Manufacturer/Importer/Distributor: Wahl Clipper Corp., of Sterling, Ill.
Manufactured in: USA
Total Care Six Ounce Aerosol Can
Total Care Model 03772
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