Thursday, June 20, 2013
Consumer Recall: Columbia Sportswear Heated Jackets
WASHINGTON --Columbia Sportswear Recalls Seven Models of Heated Jackets Due To Burn Hazard.
Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed.
Name of product: Men's and Women's Heated Jackets
Hazard: The heated inner wrist cuff can overheat, posing a burn hazard.
Consumers should immediately stop using the heated jackets and check the style number to determine if they are part of the recall.
Those with recalled jackets should disconnect both batteries from the electrical connections inside the battery pouches and contact Columbia Sportswear for a full refund with proof of purchase.
Without proof of purchase, the following refund prices will apply:
Men's and Women's Circuit Breaker(tm) II Jacket $275 Men's and Women's Electro AMP(tm) Jacket $250 Men's and Women's Electro(tm) Interchange Jacket $300 Men's Electric Big Game(tm) Interchange $300
Consumer Contact: Columbia Sportswear Company toll-free at (866) 201-9073 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET. Monday through Friday, or online at www.Columbia.com, click on Recall Information at the bottom of the page, then select 2012 Heated Jacket Recall.
Wind: 5 MPH
Humidity: 82 %