FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Katarina Kristanic
Sears Canada Inc.
Sears Canada Recalls Kenmore® Cool Touch Toasters
TORONTO, ON – October 23, 2008 - Sears Canada is issuing a recall for the Kenmore® Cool Touch 2-slice and 4-
slice toasters due to a potential safety hazard which may cause the units to overheat, posing a possible fire hazard.
The affected products were sold at Sears Canada retail stores as well as through the Sears Canada catalogue and
on-line between January 2007 and October 2008, with a regular selling price of $34.99 (2-slice) and $64.99 (4-slice).
The affected model and date code numbers and corresponding Sears item numbers are as follows:
Sears Item Number Model Number Date Code Description Regular Selling Price
80761 TST-3FW 7084 2-slice white $34.99
80762 TST-3FB 7084 2-slice black $34.99
80767 TST-4FW 7084 4-slice white $64.99
80768 TST-4FB 7084 4-slice black $64.99
The item number, model number and date code are located on the under-side of the toaster. Only date code 7084 is
affected by this recall.
Sears has received a few reported incidents, with no injuries to date.
In the interest of consumer safety, Sears Canada urges customers who own an affected Kenmore® Cool Touch
Toaster to cease use immediately and return it to their nearest Sears location for a full refund if accompanied by a
receipt of sale, or for the lowest selling price without a receipt.
Sears Canada will be posting signs in all of its retail stores to advise customers of this safety recall. Sears Canada is
bringing this matter to the public’s attention in the interest of consumer safety and apologizes for any inconvenience.
Sears Canada is a multi-channel retailer with a network of 197 corporate stores, 185 dealer stores, 45 home
improvement showrooms, over 1,850 catalogue merchandise pick-up locations, 106 Sears Travel offices and a
nationwide home maintenance, repair, and installation network. The Company also publishes Canada’s most
extensive general merchandise catalogue and offers shopping online at www.sears.ca.
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