Meguiar's Hot ShineTM Tire Spray recalled due to incorrect labelling and hazard information

Starting date:
November 7, 2019
Posting date:
November 7, 2019
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Chemicals
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-71535

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: Meguiar's Hot ShineTM Tire Spray.
  • Issue: The product has incorrect labelling and hazard information.
  • What to do: Immediately discontinue the use of the affected products and safely dispose of them in accordance with municipal waste requirements.

Affected products

Meguiar's Hot ShineTM Tire Spray- G12024C with UPC 070382120245

Product description

This recall involves Meguiar's Hot ShineTM Tire Spray G12024C with UPC 070382120245. This product is a consumer automotive appearance product. The product is sold in a clear 24 fl oz (approximately 709 ml) bottle. The product label is black and includes the gold Meguiar's logo at the top. The words Hot ShineTM Tire Spray are prominently featured. The product has a black pump spray nozzle.

This recall does NOT include the US version of Meguiar's Hot ShineTM Tire Spray G12024 with UPC 070382241209, sold to consumers in the United States.

Hazard identified

The recalled products do not meet the labelling requirements for consumer chemical products required by the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001 under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act.

This lack of labelling information could result in unintentional exposure to the product and lead to serious illness, injury or death.

As of November 6, 2019, the company has received no reports of incidents in Canada, and no incidents or injuries have been reported.

Number sold

Approximately 475,000 units of the affected products were sold at various retail stores in  Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from January 2014 to November 2019.

Place of origin

Manufactured in the USA

Companies

Distributor
Meguiar's (Canada) Inc.
1840 Oxford Street East
London
N5V 3R6
Ontario
CANADA
Manufacturer
Meguiar's Inc.
17991 Mitchell South
Irvine
92614
California
UNITED STATES

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately discontinue the use of the affected products and safely dispose of them in accordance with municipal requirements.

For more information, consumers may contact the Meguiar’s Solutions Hub Team at 1-800-347-5700 Monday through Friday, from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. PST, and Saturday from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm PST or by visiting the company's website.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.