Smoke Alarms

Models PI2010 and PI9010 of Kidde dual sensor (photoelectric and ionization) smoke alarms has been recalled.

"KIDDE" is printed on the front center of the smoke alarm.

The model number and date code are printed on the back of the alarm.

They were sold at Menards, The Home Depot, Walmart and other department, home and hardware stores nationwide and at, and other websites from September 2016 through January 2018.

A yellow cap left on during the manufacturing process can cover one of the two smoke sensors and compromise the smoke alarm's ability to detect smoke, posing a risk of consumers not being alerted to a fire in their home.

One report of the yellow protective cap being present on a smoke alarm before it was installed in a consumer's home.

No reports of incidents or injuries as a result of a yellow cap being present have been reported.

About 452,000 units have been sold in the U.S. and about 40,000 in Canada.

Call Kidde at 833-551-7739 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, from 9 3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, or visit and click on "Product Safety Recall" for more information.

Riding Mowers

Snapper, Simplicity and Massey Ferguson brand riding lawn mowers have been recalled.

The riding lawn mowers were sold in red/black or orange/black color combinations with a Snapper, Massey Fergusen or Simplicity logo on the hood.

The model and serial numbers are located on the frame near the front tires.

If a black dot is present on either the equipment ID label or the shipping crate label, the product has been repaired and is not included in the recall.

They were sold at Briggs & Stratton dealers nationwide from August 2016 through January 2018.

Details on models can be found at

The reverse-mow option switch can malfunction and allow the riding lawn mowers to unintentionally mow when being driven in a reverse direction, posing a risk of injury to bystanders.

No incidents have been reported.

About 18,000 units have been sold in the U.S. and about 300 in Canada.

Call Briggs & Stratton at 800-227-3798 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, visit and click on "Recalls & Warranty" for more information.

Dealers can be found using the dealer locator at , , or for more information.

HVAC Units

Carrier WeatherExpert 6-23 ton, 48/50 series, light commercial rooftop HVAC units intended for use in commercial and institutional buildings and that have a factory installed dehumidification feature.

The model numbers are 48/50LC07-26 with an A in the 6th digit and a 0 (zero) in the 14th digit of the model number (e.g., 48LCTA24F2M5-0S1B3).

Note that dashes should be counted as digits in the model number. The serial numbers are 1214P to 3317P.

The model and serial number can be found on the unit rating plate located on the back of the unit.

They were sold by Carrier distributors nationwide from March 2014 to September 2017.

The HVAC's humidimizer fan can fail to shut off when a connected smoke detector is tripped, posing a fire hazard.

One report of a fan not shutting off during installation testing. No injuries have been reported.

About 530 units have been sold.

Call Carrier at 844-864-8748 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit and click on "Product Safety Recall" to locate a local Carrier dealer for more information.