The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced recalls of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products unless otherwise instructed. For a complete list of recalled products, visit www.cpsc.gov.
Units: About 57,000
Importer: Performance Designed Products LLC, of Sherman Oaks, Calif.
Hazard: A circuit board defect can cause AA batteries used in the guitar to leak if the batteries are installed incorrectly, posing a risk of chemical burns.
Description: The Rage Wireless Guitar controller is designed to be used on the Nintendo Wii system. The guitar contains battery-operated LED-lighted fret buttons that go up the neck of the guitar.
Sold at: Mass merchandisers and specialty retailers nationwide from June through September 2008 for $40 to $60.
Remedy: Return the wireless guitar game controllers to the place of purchase for a refund.
Contact: Call Performance Designed Products at 800-331-3844 or visit www.pdp.com.