IKEA—KVIBY chest of drawers—Sets of glass knobs

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Product description

The affected product has a date stamp of 0817 or earlier and was sold at IKEA stores in NSW, Victoria and Queensland from 23 July 2007. The date stamp appears on a label attached to the underside of the chest of drawers.
IKEA Sets of glass knobs for KVIBY chest of drawers
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What are the defects?

IKEA has received customer reports that a glass drawer knob has broken either during assembly or in use, causing injury. The breakages are due to over tightening the screw fitting used to fix the drawer knob to the drawer front.

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What should consumers do?

Please telephone an IKEA Contact Centre: New South Wales (02) 8002 0400, Victoria (03) 8416 5000 or Queensland (07) 3380 6800. Or visit the Exchanges and Returns Department at your local IKEA store, to receive a repair kit by post, free of charge. The kit comprises six drawer knobs, fixing screws and assembly instructions.


IKEA Pty Limited

Where the product was sold

New South Wales

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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