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Baby Jogger Infant Car Seat Mislabeled

samantha severyn

Baby Jogger, LLC is recalling several infant car seats. The affected child seats have information on the labels, instruction manual and registration card that is either the wrong size, has an incorrect background color, or is in the incorrect order or is missing entirely. Failing to comply with the Federal Motor Vehicle safety Standard requirement number 213, “Child Restraint Systems”. This mislabeling can lead to a consumers misunderstanding of the proper use of the car seat, increasing the risk of injury to the child in the event of a crash.

Baby Jogger will notify registered owners and will provide a free replacement infant car seat. The recall began on September 27, 2016. Owners may contact Baby Jogger toll-free at 1-800-241-1848. Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov

 

Specific products affected:

  • City GO Infant Car Seats (models BJ64510 and BJ64529)
  • City GO Base for infant car seat (models BJ80400 and BJ61500)
  • City Mini Infant Car Seat/Stroller Travel Systems (model BJ72510)
  • Vue Lite Infant Car Seat/Stroller Travel Systems (models BJ70411, BJ70424, and BJ70431)