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PRODUCT RECALLS

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced the following product recalls and remedies. Company: Sonca Products of Hong Kong.

Product: Toy flashlights from Playmobil's Coastal Search and Rescue Boats.

Reason: Defective spring from set's toy flashlight can cause battery overheating or leakage.

I.D.: Sold from July through September for about $40 and came with a boat, raft, diver and captain.

Remedy: Toy set owners should take the flashlight, not the entire toy, away from children immediately and call 800-669-6394 to receive a $5 refund.

Company: New Buffalo Corp. of Chesterfield, Mo.

Product: Fluorescent Work Lights.

Reason: Undersized wiring and exposed electrical parts can shock consumers or cause fires.

I.D.: Hardware and auto supply stores sold the work lights, with model numbers PL-16, between March 1996 and December 1998 for $13.

Remedy: Call 1-800-568-6657 to find out how to obtain a refund.

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