Modern Brands Pty Ltd—Viking Toys—Mini Chubbie Vehicles

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Product description

VP7110/VP115. SUV, Pickup Truck, Jeep, Sportscar, Coupe, Ambulance, Fire Truck, Limo, Van, Tipper Truck, Tractor with Digger, Truck with Digger, Plane - Traditional, Helicopter, Plane - Jetliner, Trailer, VP81118 Viking - Mini Chubbie Planes Gift Box, VP81119 Viking - Mini Chubbies Gift Box, VP81129 - Viking - Mini Chubbies Pastel Gift Box, VP1099 Viking - Ferry Boat with Mini Cars and VP5000 Viking - Multiplay Water Play Set. Only Viking Toys with wheel rims of 20mm in diameter are affected. The Viking branded product codes that are affected were sold between 14 May 2007 and 6 September 2007. The toys are labelled "Viking Toys Sweden. Made in Thailand".
Pickup Truck
Fire Truck
Tipper Truck
Tractor with Digger
Truck with Digger
Plane - Traditional
Plane - Jetliner
Mini Chubbie Planes Gift Box
Mini Chubbies Gift Box
Mini Chubbies Pastel Gift Box
Ferry Boat with Mini Cars
Multiplay Water Play Set

Reasons the product is recalled

Due to a recent design change the tyres of "Mini Chubbie" vehicles have the potential to liberate from the convex wheel rim.

The hazards to consumers


What consumers should do

Consumers should immediately take the recalled toys away from children. Consumers will receive a refund to the value of returned product that is affected. Contact Modern Brands: Website at, Email -, telephone 1800 675 772 and select option 3 between Monday to Friday 8am-5pm (AEST).


Modern Brands Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold


Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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