About Tough Treadz Auto Carrier

Recall Date: 2/4/2015

This recall involves a plastic toy truck with a plastic case that holds 6 die-cast metal toy cars in assorted colors. The truck is 14 inches long x 3 inches wide x 5 inches high. The cab of the truck comes in black, blue or red. The package is labeled as “Tough Treadz Auto Carrier” and has a white sticker in the upper right-hand corner with “$5” and “SKU 1004247” printed in red. The UPC code appears on a label on the back stating “Made in China.” The following UPC codes are included in this recall: 678565114083, 678565114090, 678565114106.

Consumer Contact

Family Dollar Stores at (800) 547-0359 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday or online at www.familydollar.com, then click on Product Recalls in the Help section at the bottom of the page.

Retailers

  • Family Dollar Stores nationwide from September 2014 through December 2014 for about $5.

Manufacturers

  • Family Dollar Services

Made In

  • China

Importers

  • Family Dollar Services, Inc., of Matthews, N.C.

Category ID: 2188

Number of Units Sold: About 254,000

Hazards

  • The die-cast metal cars can have sharp edges that pose a laceration hazard.

Injuries

  • No reported injuries.

Resolution, Remedy, Fix

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled toy sets, take them away and return them to any Family Dollar Stores location for a full refund.

Resolution Options

  • Refund

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Sources: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2015/Family-Dollar-Stores-Recall-Tough-Treadz-Auto-Carrier-Toy-Sets