UPDATE: On Tuesday, April 29, IKEA expanded the recall to include an additional 2 million night lights. The lights were sold between May 1984 and April 2014. The following night lights are now included in the recall:
|BILEN||Green front of car|
|FLABB||Red lips and white teeth|
|KUSLIG||Dark blue or pink domed reading lamp|
|LJUSNING||White round plastic frame with LED light|
|MINNEN||Red, blue or mother-of-pearl domed reading lamp with silver-colored spider on dome|
|MINNEN FACKLA||Silver and cream torch|
|MYS HJÄRTLIG||White bunny on green gingham background nightlight|
|MYS KANIN||Sleeping bunny nightlight|
|MYS MÅNE||Moon and stars nightlight|
|MYS RIVIG||Cat nightlight|
|PIFFIG||White and blue fabric domed nightlight; Red, green, blue and yellow fabric domed nightlight; Red fabric domed nightlight|
|SKOJIG||White or green domed reading lamp with clouds|
|SMILA BAGGE||Green bug|
|SMILA BLOMMA||White, pink or red flower|
|SMILA HJÄRTA||Red heart|
|SMILA MÅNE||Yellow moon|
|SMILA SNÄCKA||Blue seashell|
|SMILA STJÄRNA||Blue star|
|SMILA SJÖHÄST||Orange seahorse|
|SMULTRON GRODA||Frog nightlight|
|SMYG||White tubular reading lamp with white metal sides; White domed reading lamp with turquoise metal base; White domed reading lamp with red metal base|
|SNÖIG||Light green, pink or white domed reading lamp|
|STOJA||Blue triangle on red base; White pointed shade on red base with blue arrow|
|SUSSA||White rectangular lamp with grates|
|TASSA||Dark blue lamp with wooden sides|
|TASSA NATT||Dancing brown frogs; Blue nightlight with moon and stars; Yellow nightlight with squirrel|
Moms, double-check your child's night light before bed tonight! Ikea has recalled 2.9 million children's wall-mounted lamps. The recall comes after a 16-month-old died due to strangulation from the lamp's cord.
The recalled lamps were sold throughout the US and Canada.
- Blue Star STJARNA model with article numbers 501.944.49 or 500.108.79.
- Yellow Moon MANE model with article numbers 701.944.48 or 700.108.40.
- Pink Flower BLOMMA model with article numbers 901.944.47 or 000.979.50.
- White Flower BLOMMA model with article number 300-746-50.
- Red Heart HJARTA model with article numbers 202.256.59 or 801.993.13.
- Green Bug BAGGE model with article numbers 101.944.46 or 700.728.71.
- Blue Seashell SNACKA model with article number 400-982-50.
- Orange Seahorse SJOHAST model with article number 900-982-43.
The model name is printed on a label near the light bulb, while the article number is printed on the lamp's packaging. The products were sold at Ikea stores, in catalogs, and online between July 1999 and May 2013.
Owners of the lamps should stop using them immediately and contact IKEA for a free repair kit. Call 888-966-4532 anytime to request a kit, or go to IKEA's website.