The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, along with The Manhattan Toy Company LLC, of Minneapolis, Minn., today announced a recall of about 6,030 Pull-Back Speedy Jets because the rubber tires can separate from the wheels, posing a choking hazard for young children. The firm has received two reports of the rubber tires separating from the wheels. No injuries have been reported.
The Pull-Back Speedy Jet is a wooden toy airplane with a blue painted body, natural wood wings and plastic wheels with black rubber tires. The toy has a pull-back feature that propels the plane forward. The model number and lot code are printed on the bottom of the plane. The recall only includes toy planes with lot code 155400 EJ.
Consumers should immediately take the recalled toy away from children and return it to the store where purchased or contact Manhattan Toy at 800-541-1345 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. CT on Friday, or online at www.manhattantoy.com and click on “Recalls Information” at the bottom of the homepage for more information on how to receive a full refund.