Half A Million Smoke Detectors Recalled
So make sure you check your smoke alarm because, according to the Consumers Product Safety Commission, Kidde is recalling nearly 500,000 dual smoke alarms due to the risk of not being able to detect a fire and/or smoke. The recall notes that a yellow cap left on during the process of manufacturing can cover one of the two detectors senors, which means it can get in the way of it doing it's job and may not detect smoke and/or fire.
The two models that are being recalled include model numbers; PI2010 and PI9010 of Kidde dual sensor (photoelectric and ionization) smoke alarms. The detectors were sold nationwide as well as on Amazon.com. So check your smoke detector and Click here for more info.