Costco LED Christmas figure recall

LED Outdoor Christmas Figures sold by Costco recalled

On November 5, 2010 Costco LED outdoor Christmas figures have been recalled. The specific units in this recall are as follows:

  • LED Lighted Horse (model number 910126)
  • LED Lighted Buck (model number 910124)
  • LED Lighted Feeding Doe (model number 910124)
  • LED Lighted Sleigh (model number 910125)
  • LED Lighted Lamp Post (model number 910186).

What is the danger?

The hazard is that the rectifier, which converts alternating current to direct current, on these LED-lighted outdoor figures may ignite, posing a risk of fire.

At time of the recall there have been two reports of fire involving the LED Lighted Horse.

At this point Health Canada has not received any reports of incidents or injuries related to the use of these sculptures.

What do I do?

You should immediately unplug and stop using the recalled LED lighted figures and return them to Costco for a full refund.

If you want more information, you may contact Costco Wholesale Customer Service at 1-800-463-3783, or by mail at:

Costco Wholesale Canada Ltd.
415 West Hunt Club Road
Ottawa, Ontario
K2E 1C5

How many of these were sold and where?

So far approximately 7,035 units of the recalled LED outdoor figures were sold at Costco warehouses across Canada from August 2010 to October 2010.

These units were made in China and retailed by Costco Wholesale Canada Ltd. of Ottawa, Ontario.