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Graco Recall Update

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

See more specific info here:

Graco —- http://www.gracobaby.com/

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