By Jim Donovan
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Dangerous products that put your family at risk. Here’s what you need to know in this week’s 3 On Your Side recall roundup.
First up, Whirlpool is recalling 15,000 microwave ovens due to a potential fire hazard. At least three fires have been reported involving these microwaves so far.
The recall involves Whirlpool brand microwave hood combinations. They were sold in stainless steel, black and white at retailers like Best Buy, HH Gregg, Lowes and Sears from January of 2014 through April 2015.
Various model numbers are involved in this recall.
You can find the list here: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/Whirlpool-Recalls-Microwaves/
Unplug the microwave and contact whirlpool for a free replacement product.
Next up, unsafe strollers!
Twenty thousand Safety 1st Step and Go Travel Systems are being recalled due to a fall hazard. The product functions as a stroller and car seat.
Model number tr314 is printed on a label on the back of the stroller seat. The product was sold in Babies R Us stores and online by Babies R Us, Walmart and Amazon beginning in May of 2015.
Stop using the strollers and contact Safety 1st for a free repair kit.
For more information visit: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/Dorel-Juvenile-Recalls-Safety-1st-Strollers/
Finally, toy trouble!
Alex Toys is recalling 91,000 infant building sets due to a choking hazard. There have been 22 reports of parts breaking off.
The recall involves Alex Junior Baby Builder, First Pops and First Snaps building sets. These building sets were sold from 2009 through June of this year by Barnes and Noble, Land of Nod and Zulily.com.
You can return the sets to Alex Toys for a full refund.