Consumer Product Safety Commission Says Some Tappan Built-In Ovens May Pose Hazard To Consumers

RELEASE DATE June 08 1973
MANUFACTURER F.H. Lawson Company (Tappan / Montgomery Ward)
BRANDS Signature, Tappan
UNITS About 15,185
HAZARD A possible loose fitting connection could result in a hazard to consumers from gas leakage.
DESCRIPTION Tappan Company built-in gas ovens manufactured for installation primarily in mobile homes and other newly constructed homes.
SOLD AT 8,172 of the ovens-- model number AZ12-1239-- are used exclusively in mobile homes.
SOLD DATES January 23, 1973, through May 31, 1973
REMEDY Contact your local gas company or the nearest Tappan dealer regarding possible gas leakage between the shut-off valve and the pressure regulator.
SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

Recalled Models

Brand NameProduct NameModel NumberSerial Number
TappanBuilt-in Gas Oven AZ12-1239, AZ12-1249, AZ12-1441, AKTM-3850, AKTM-3893
SignatureBuilt-in Gas Oven AZ12-1239, AZ12-1249, AZ12-1441, AKTM-3850, AKTM-3893
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