Federal .45 ACP Recall

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posted on February 10, 2011
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 FEDERAL and AMERICAN EAGLE
45 AUTO PRODUCT SAFETY WARNING 
Federal Cartridge Company
• 900 BOB EHLEN DRIVE • ANOKA, MN 55303 • PHONE 763.323.2300 • Toll Free: 1-800-322-2342 

DO NOT USE PRODUCT FROM THE FOLLOWING LOTS:
38X628 through 38X765 
38T401 through 38T414 
Use of product from these lots may result in firearm damage and possible serious injury. 

If you have in your possession any 45 Auto with the following brand names and part numbers, check to see if your ammunition package contains the above lots: 
American Eagle 
(AE45A, AE45N1, or AE45A250), Champion (WM5233), GoldMedal (GM45B), Hi-Shok (45C, 45D) 
and Federal Personal Defense (C45C, C45D) 
THIS WARNING APPLIES ONLY TO THE LOTS LISTED ABOVE.

If you possess ammunition from any of these lots, or have questions concerning this warning, please contact us at 1-800-831-0850 or 1-800-322-2342 and ask for Product Service. Federal will provide replacement product and will cover the cost of returning the affected product. 
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. 

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