Laptop Computer Adapters Recalled

By WBNG News

Laptop Computer Adapters Recalled

July 22, 2010 Updated May 4, 2010 at 3:45 PM EST

The Consumer Product Safety Commission announced the recall of the Targus Universal Wall Power Adapters for Laptops.

More than 500 thousand of them were sold at Wal-Mart, Best Buy, Office Depot, Staples, and other electronics retailers.

The adapters have faulty wiring that can cause the metal connector tips to o
overheat and melt the plastic that covers the connectors.

It could burn you.

You should stop using the adapters and contact the company for a details on how to return them and get a replacement.

This recall involves the Targus Universal Wall Power Adapters for Laptops. Only models with the following SKU numbers are affected by this recall:

APA23US-02,
APA23US-03,
APA23US-04,
APA63US-03,
APA63US-04,
APM62US-03
APM62US-04.

The SKU number can be found on the underside of the adapter unit.

For additional information, contact Comarco toll-free at (877) 781-5186 (877) 781-5186 between 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. CT Monday through Friday.

Or you can visit the firm's Web site at www.regcen.com/comarcorecall

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