Consumer product recall

Sesame Street Learn to Play Drumset

Starting date:
March 8, 2013
Posting date:
March 8, 2013
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Product Safety
General Public
Identification number:

Affected products

Sesame Street Learn to Play Drumset

Product description

The Sesame Street Learn to Play Drumset is a 4-in-1 set consisting of a large bass drum, a medium and a small drum, two sets of drumsticks, one cymbal and a stool. The labelled age group for this toy is 2-5 years old. Various Sesame Street characters are printed on the sides and faces of the drums. This product can be identified by the model number KSE118.

Hazard identified

A paper tab used to put together the drum can become separated or detach from the toy and pose a choking hazard to young children.

Sears has received one report of an incident related to the use of this toy.

For some tips to help consumers choose safe toys and to help them keep children safe when they play with toys, see Toy Safety.

Number sold

Approximately 2177 units of the recalled products were sold at Sears stores across Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold from July 2010 to February 2012.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.



Kids Station Inc.




Sears Canada Inc.




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What you should do

Consumers should immediately take the recalled product away from children.  The recalled product can be returned to the nearest Sears Department store where consumers may receive a full refund with a sales receipt or Sears Card statement, or the lowest selling price without a receipt.

For more information, consumers may visit the Sears Canada Recall Page.

Customers can also call 1-800-26-SEARS if they have any questions.