We ordered this as an exact replacement of the old ...
Tom Kent, Amazon
14 February 2015
Summary: We ordered this as an exact replacement of the old one. Eventually the locking led breaks causing it to overheat. (I gave it a 5-star rating because it does last for quite some time and we can't expect it to last forever!)
Summary: This is a very good kettle. I used it for a while, but it was too heavy for my arthritic hands. i had to buy another one, which is lighter to handle. But this one is great for anyone who can pick up something a little heavy, by the time you put water in it. MAK, PA
Summary: I purchased this to replace a 10-year-old Toastess kettle. There is no comparison. This one feels flimsy, the lid is always falling into the closed position when refilling, the fit onto the base is not as smooth, it is easier to get steam burns, etc. It's just not a high-quality design.
Summary: Since people often ask about this when considering getting a plastic kettle, I got this information from Toastess Consumer Services in Quebec: "All of the plastic parts on the TJK28W, as well as on all of our kettles, are made with polypropylene, which is one of the safest reusable plastics and...
Summary: This kettle would work better if it had a decent design. unfortunately, you either have to stand there pushing the handle down so it makes conact with the power source, or, like I did, put a wedge of somesort under the front or spout side of the kettle, so the back sits down properly.