Recall Hotline: (800) 233-0462
BURNABY, BC, April 3 /CNW/ - Best Buy Canada Ltd. today announced a
voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop
using the recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.
Name of product: Insignia 26-inch flat panel LCD model IS-LCDTV26
Units: About 1500
Importer: Best Buy Canada Ltd. of Burnaby, B.C.
Hazard: The television's power supply can fail, posing a fire and burn
hazard to consumers.
Incidents/Injuries: Best Buy has received three reports of fires in the
United States that include damage to the television and wall. One
consumer reported minor burns to the hands.
Description: This recall involves Insignia 26-inch flat-panel LCD
televisions, model number IS-LCDTV26. The model number is printed on the
back of the television and the word "INSIGNIA" is printed on the bottom
front. No other Insignia model televisions are involved in this recall.
Sold exclusively at: Best Buy and Future Shop stores in Canada and
through Best Buy internet sales from June 2005 through July 2006 for
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled televisions
and contact Best Buy hotline to receive a gift card for the value of a
Consumer Contact: For additional information, call (800) 233-0462 between
9 a.m. and 9 p.m. CT daily, or visit Best Buy Canada's website at
For more information about Best Buy, including store locations, visit
For further information:
For further information: Scott Morris, Best Buy Canada, (778) 452-3412