phil&teds Recalls Infant Car Seat Adaptors for Strollers Due to Fall Hazard
The adaptors connecting the car seat to the stroller can crack and break and the infant can fall.
Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Recall SummaryName of product:
phil&teds Travel System 26 infant car seat adaptors for strollersHazard:
The plastic adaptors used to connect an infant car seat to a stroller can crack, become unstable and break during use, posing a fall hazard to infants.
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About 265 in the U.S. and 122 in Canada
This recall involves phil&teds Travel System 26 (TS26) adaptors used to attach infant car seats to the following phil&teds stroller models, the Classic, Dot, Explorer, Hammerhead, Navigator, S3 and S4. Compatible car seats include the Maxi Cosi Cabriofix, Maxi Cosi Mico, Maxi Cosi Pebble and Cybex Anton. The adaptors are two pieces of black plastic, one for the left side and one for the right side, that connect the stroller to the car seat. “TS26,” “philandteds,” “L” for left, “R” for right and UPC “9 420015 7 4004” are printed on the adaptors.
phil&teds has received two reports of the adaptors cracking and breaking when stored in freezing weather conditions.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled adaptor and contact phil&teds for free replacement adaptors.
Baby product and specialty stores nationwide, and online at Amazon.com, Babiesrus.com, Diapers.com and phil&teds.com from April 2013 through March 2014 for about $40.
phil&teds, of Fort Collins, Colo.
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phil&teds TS26 car seat adaptor for strollers
TS26 adaptor on a stroller
Label on the TS26 adaptors
Packaging for the TS26 adaptors