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Graco Recall Update



Graco added another 403,000 car seats to the recent recall.

See more specific info here:

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Potential Problem:

As part of our continuous product testing and improvement process, Graco identified that some harness buckles can become progressively more difficult to open over time or become stuck in the latched position. Therefore, we have decided to conduct a voluntary recall on the harness buckles used on select toddler convertible car seats and harnessed booster seats.

As a solution, Graco offers a new and improved replacement harness buckle to any consumer who may be experiencing difficulty with their harness buckle at no cost. Consumers are encouraged to place their order for a replacement harness buckle using our online order form. Graco would like to stress that our car seats are safe and effective in restraining children. You can continue to use your car seat while waiting for your new buckle.

Injuries Reported: 0

Number of Units Affected: 3.7 million

Dates Produced: See chart below

MSRP: $99.00-$399.99″

Models Affected:

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Big Graco Recall

51i+I-YdwWLBig Graco RECALL of 3.8 Million car seats.

Graco is recalling nearly 3.8 million car safety seats because children can get trapped by buckles that may not unlatch.

The recall covers 11 models sold from 2009 through 2013.

Federal safety regulators who say the recall should include another 1.8 million rear-facing car seats designed for infants.

Check out one article here:  Graco Carseat Recall

And another article here:  Graco Carseat Recall

Joovy Recall Car Seat Adapter

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Joovy Recalls Zoom Car Seat Stroller Adapter due to Fall Hazard

Recall Details

Units: About 1,500

Description: This recall involves all Joovy’s Zoom gray metal car seat stroller adapters. The adapters are gray with black plastic clips designed to attach infant car seats to stroller frames. The adapter frame’s dimensions are approximately 17” x 13” x 10”.  Recalled car seat adapter models include 00945 for Graco, 00946 for Chicco and 00947 for Peg Perego frames. “Joovy” and the model numbers can be found on the label at the center of the end bar of the adapter.

Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received nine reports of incidents involving loose adapters on stroller frames. There are no injuries reported.

Remedy: Consumers should stop using these adapters and contact Joovy for a free repair kit to help assure proper attachment to Zoom stroller frames.

Sold at: Independent specialty juvenile retailers and online at between May 2012 and August 2013 for about $25.

Manufactured in: China

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