My First Kenmore Play Stoves Recalled

Date:
January 17, 2008
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
Sears and Kmart
The Danger:
A metal bracket connecting the door to the stove can cause a tip-over when the door is opened. This poses a risk of injury to young children.
Description:
The recall involves about 17,000 self-assembled, wooden play stoves that are painted pink with six white knobs and a timer. The dimensions of the stove when assembled are 11 1/2 inches wide, 13 3/4 inches deep, and 32 7/8 inches high.
Sold At:
Sears and Kmart stores nationwide from September 2007 through November 2007 for about $100.
What To Do:
Remove and discard the bracket that connects the door to the stove immediately to eliminate the hazard. Consumers may obtain updated assembly instructions by contacting Sears or Kmart or by visiting either company's Web site. In some products, the updated assembly instructions are already included and replacement instructions are not required. For additional information, contact Sears or Kmart at (800) 659-7026 between 7 a.m. and 9 p.m. CT Monday through Saturday, or visit either www.sears.com or www.kmart.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml08/08166.html

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