STRÅLA tinsel tree lights

Product Type: 
Christmas (Xmas) products
Product Manufacturer: 
Serial number(s): 
Not applicable
Recall Date: 
Sunday, 21 December, 2003
Manufactured dates: 
Contact Details: 
Local Ikea store or their web site
Investigator Name: 

Product recall notice:

STRÅLA tinsel tree lights, mixed colours (article number 400 647 78)

Help IKEA get STRÅLA tinsel tree lights back

STRÅLA tinsel tree lights does not fulfil safety regulations.
When changing a bulb the tinsel can get into the lamp socket. This may cause an electrical shock. There have been no reports of any injuries or incidents. Our customers' health and safety is our biggest concern therefore we kindly ask you to return this product to your nearest IKEA store.

If you have a STRÅLA tinsel tree light, pull the plug and take down the tree lights. Please return them to your nearest IKEA store where you will receive a refund from IKEA in exchange for the product. If you cannot return the product to an IKEA store please make it unusable.

IKEA deeply regrets any inconvenience caused.

(Published on the UK Ikea Web site in December 2003 )