GREENWOOD, MS, June 29 /CNW/ - Viking Range Corporation is voluntarily
recalling the following product. Consumers should stop using the recalled
Name of Product: Four slice electric toasters
Manufacturer/Importer: Viking Range Corp., Greenwood, Mississippi
Hazard: Wiring inside the toaster can become loose and contact the
toaster body, posing a shock hazard.
Incidents/Injuries: Viking has received five reports from consumers who
experienced minor shock when touching the outside of the toaster.
Description/Models: Viking Professional 4 Slot Toasters, Model Numbers
VT400WH, VT400BK, VT400GG, VT400SG, VT400BR, and VT400CB. Each toaster
bears a label on its underside that states in part: "VIKING, UL Listed
73D3, Viking Range Corporation, Model VT400 Series."
Sold by: Culinary products retailers, small gourmet shops, online
dealers, and Viking's web site from April 2005 through November 2008 for
When was distributed: April 2005 through November 2008
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the toaster, unplug it,
and contact Viking to obtain information how to receive a free
For further information:
For further information: Consumer Contact: Contact Viking at (888)
267-4460, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT, Monday through Thursday, and Friday from
8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. CT or visit Viking's Web site at www.vikingrange.com