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John_Deer 01-30-2014 03:32 PM

Winchester Recalls M*22 .22LR Ammo
DO NOT USE WINCHESTER® M*22™ 22 Long Rifle RIMFIRE AMMUNITION WITH LOT NUMBERS GD42L or GD52L. The ammunition Lot Number is imprinted (stamped without ink) on the left tuck flap of the 500-round carton as indicated here. The 1000-round intermediate carton does not have a Lot Number.

To determine if your ammunition is subject to this notice, review the Symbol Number and Lot Number. If it is Symbol Number S22LRT with a Lot Number containing GD42L or GD52L immediately discontinue use and contact Winchester toll-free at 866-423-5224 or visit for free UPS pick-up of the recalled ammunition.

This notice applies only to Symbol Number S22LRT with Lot Numbers GD42L and GD52L. Other Symbol Numbers or Lot Numbers are not subject to this recall.

If you have any questions concerning this 22 Long Rifle rimfire ammunition recall please call toll-free 866-423-5224, write to Winchester (600 Powder Mill Road, East Alton, IL 62024 Attn: S22LRT Recall), or contact Winchester Customer Support online.

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Mercator 01-30-2014 04:46 PM

Any word from Winchester as to what's wrong?

jjfuller1 01-30-2014 04:50 PM

forgot to add the poweder? too much powder? lol...

oo they shipped the governments order to the stores by accident.... lol

wittmeba 02-07-2014 01:33 AM

Details from Winchester - possible double powder charges.

Mercator 02-07-2014 04:43 PM

Thanks witmeba

wittmeba 02-07-2014 11:37 PM

You're welcome.

Bigcountry02 02-13-2014 03:26 AM

I have 2 boxes, the lot number on the flap is not the same. Older lot number!

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