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    • 1/14/2015
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    • 20141218-7303B-2147437754
    Incident Description: Targus Universal Laptop AC Adapter, model APA31US, was plugged into an [REDACTED] laptop using the 'P' tip provided with the Targus Adapter. Per the Targus website this model adapter with the 'P' tip is compatible with this laptop. On 12/17/14 the tip became ... (More)
    Product: Electric Wire or Wiring Systems (Excl Panelboards Recept (4062)
    Product Description: Universal laptop power adapter/charger. Unit is black and measures 5"x2"x1.25" (approx.). It is a standard looking power transformer with a 110V cord on one ... (More)
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Targus
    Business Comments:
    (1/14/2015) This comment is in response to report No:20141218-7303B-2147437754 provided to Targus on December 30, 2014. The subject product is a Targus Universal Laptop AC Adapter, model APA31US. Targus has attempted multiple times to communicate with the consumer. ... (More)
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    • 7/23/2013
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    • 20130629-450BF-2147454690
    Incident Description: I purchased a Targus USB adapter that expands one usb port into four ports. I purchased 2 of these devices approximately 2 years ago. I was using one and had one still in the package. Today I got an error message from my computer saying one or more USB ... (More)
    Product: Electric Wire or Wiring Systems (Excl Panelboards Recept (4062)
    Product Description: Targus USB 4 port USB travel hub ModelACH7405US Item# 50 Serial Number 1004003228. If you look at the photos you can see where the plastic is warmped.
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Targus
    Business Comments:
    (7/17/2013) This comment is in response to report No: 20130629-450BF-2147454690 provided to Targus on July 9, 2013. The subject product is a Targus USB 4 port USB travel hub. Targus has attempted to contact the consumer. Targus has not had the opportunity to inspect the ... (More)
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    • 7/9/2013
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    • 20130614-48A8B-2147455222
    Incident Description: My Targus laptop charger, which I purchased from Staples last year has heated up to the point that the insulation has melted and has exposed copper wire showing. It is their No. APA3201 Serial No. 1203010432. The main power supply is too hot to hold in your ... (More)
    Product: Electric Wire or Wiring Systems (Excl Panelboards Recept (4062)
    Product Description: Targus laptop charger
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Targus
    Business Comments:
    (7/9/2013) This comment is in response to report No: 20130614-48A8B-2147455222 provided to Targus on June 24, 2013. The subject product is a Targus Universal Wall Power Adapter for Laptops. Targus is in communication with the consumer. Targus has not had the opportunity ... (More)
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    • 10/12/2011
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    • 20110916-7F66A-2147475281
    Incident Description: I have a Targus Universal wall/auto/air power adapter for laptops. Part Number APM62US. The power adapter started getting very hot, and then on a commercial flight from Hawaii to Los Angeles on American Airlines, the tip started smoking. When I disconnected ... (More)
    Product: Electric Wire or Wiring Systems (Excl Panelboards Recept (4062)
    Product Description: Power adapter for laptops that can be connected to AC wall power or 12 volt car cigarette lighters.
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Targus
    Business Comments:
    (9/28/2011) This comment is in response to report No: 20110916-7F66A-2147475281 provided to Targus on September 23, 2011. The Targus Universal Wall Power Adapter for Laptops, was the subject of a recall conducted by the CPSC and the manufacturer of the product, Comarco. ... (More)
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    • 9/12/2011
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    • 20110820-E0E2E-2147476075
    Incident Description: Almost started a fire. Had I just gone off to the airport after buying this, there would have been a fire. TARGUS laser presentation remotes with spare battery compartments ARE A FIRE HAZARD!!! As another report shows on this site these spare battery ... (More)
    Product: Computers (Equipment and Electronic Games) (557)
    Product Description: Targus presentation remote
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Targus
    Business Comments:
    (9/14/2011) This comment is in response to report No: 20110820-E0E2E-2147476075 provided to Targus on August 26, 2011 and posted as a comment through the CPSC Business Portal. Based upon the information provided in the report, Targus is unable to verify whether the ... (More)
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    • 6/22/2011
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    • 20110523-9C600-2147478916
    Incident Description: Was using a Targus multi-card reader with its 24" USB cable extension to start a download pics from SD card to a computer USB plug. After only about 2 minutes I smelled sometime hot while I was troubleshooting why my drive was not pulling up on the computer ... (More)
    Product: Computers (Equipment and Electronic Games) (557)
    Product Description: 24 " USB extension cable.
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: MERKURY INNOVATIONS LLC
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    • 4/15/2011
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    • 20110325-2087E-2147480924
    Incident Description: Targus Laptop Charger tip heated up, partially melted and burned the top layer of skin on my finger. Company informed me that charger is already part of recall for this type of defect.
    Product: Electric Wire or Wiring Systems (Excl Panelboards Recept (4062)
    Product Description: Laptop Charging Adapter.
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Targus
    Business Comments:
    (4/8/2011) The Targus Universal Wall Power Adapter for Laptops, was the subject of a recall conducted by the CPSC and the manufacturer of the product, Comarco. (Release #10-214, April 30, 2010). The recall was supported by Targus, who was the private labeler. The unit ... (More)
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    • 4/14/2011
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    • 20110324-E9AD3-2147480960
    Incident Description: Targus power adapter for my dell laptop computer. On several occasions I noticed a spark and some smoke come out of the back of my laptop at the plug. When the adapter quit working, I bought a second one and the same thing happened. On the worst event the ... (More)
    Product: Computers (Equipment and Electronic Games) (557)
    Product Description: Targus Universal Power Adapter Laptop
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Targus
    Business Comments:
    (4/8/2011) The Targus Universal Wall Power Adapter for Laptops, was the subject of a recall conducted by the CPSC and the manufacturer of the product, Comarco. (Release #10-214, April 30, 2010). The recall was supported by Targus, who was the private labeler. The unit ... (More)
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