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26,000 Baby video monitors recalled

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About 26,000 Lorex Care ‘N’ Share video baby monitors are being recalled after 488 reports of batteries overheating and expanding; about 140 reports involved the swelling of the battery pack, causing its plastic casing to open or come off.  

No injuries have been reported.

READ MORE | Lorex recall website

The model numbers included in the recall are WL3520, WL4320 and WL3401. The model numbers are printed on the back panel of the monitor. 

The monitors were sold in bundles with cameras. The monitors contain a blue lithium polymer battery and measure about 4 inches tall by 5 inches wide. The monitors have a white plastic back and either a white or black border. “LOREX” or “The Lorex Baby” is printed below the monitor screen.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled monitors and contact Lorex to receive a full refund.

The devices were sold at:

  • Babies “R” Us
  • B&H
  • Best Buy
  • Target
  • The Home Depot,
  • Walmart 
  • Amazon.com
  • and online at www.lorextechnology.com from May 2013 through April 2016

The video baby monitors were sold in bundles for between $60 and $140.

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