The recalled toasters were sold under the Hamilton Beach and Proctor-Silex® brand names, which are printed on the front of the toasters. The recalled toasters are stamped metal and plastic toasters that come in 2-slice or 4-slice models.
These toasters were sold at department stores, mass merchandisers, grocery stores, home center stores, and other retail stores nationwide, as well as through on-line retailers from August 2007 through February 2008 for between $13 and $40.
Only specific series codes of the above models are being recalled. The model and series codes are printed on the bottom of the toasters. Here is an example:
These toasters were manufactured in China.
To find out if your toaster is subject to this recall, register here on line or call Hamilton Beach® toll free at 1.800.672.5872 any time for instructions.