December 4, 2000
Costco Wholesale Recalls Decorative Rope Light Sets
Issaquah, WA (SafetyAlerts) - Costco Wholesale is
recalling the Traditions 25.5' Decorative Light, Rope Style, model number NK1-13. The
flexible rope lights may melt when plugged in and left on the reel or when plugged in and
left coiled. Under these conditions the rope lights may present a fire or shock hazard.
The Decorative Light, manufactured by Neon King, sold for $9.99 and is packaged in a green
"Traditions" box. The item is a flexible rope style lighting strip with red,
green or multi-colored lights and was sold at Costco locations throughout the United
States from approximately October 1 through October 19, 2000 as item number 343826.
Consumers are advised to stop using the product immediately and return it to the nearest
Costco Wholesale location for a full refund.
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