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Graco Recalls Some Graco My Ride 65 Convertible Car Seats

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Recall Date: May 10 2017

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17C001000

Potential Number of Units Affected: 25494

Child Seat Webbing may Tear Under Load/FMVSS 213
A child that is not adequately restrained in a crash has an increased risk of an injury.
Manufacturer Graco Children’s Products Inc.

Summary

Graco Children’s Products Inc. (Graco) is recalling certain Graco My Ride 65 convertible child restraints, models 1871689, 1908152, 1813074, 1872691, 1853478, 1877535, 1813015, and 1794334. In the event of a crash, the child seat webbing may not adequately restrain the child. As such, these car seats fail to conform to Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 213, “Child Restraint Systems.”

Remedy: Graco will notify owners, and dealers will provide consumers with a replacement harness, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 17, 2017. Owners may contact Graco customer service at 1-800-345-4109.

Notes: 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.

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