Kolcraft playards Recalled

Date:
July 8, 2009
Category:
Play Yards, Gyms & Activity Centers
Company/Brand:
Kolcraft Enterprises Inc.
The Danger:
The play yard's side rail can fail to latch properly and when a child pushes against the rail it can unlatch unexpectedly, posing a fall hazard to children.
Description:
This recall involves about 1 million Kolcraft Travelin' Tot play yards, as well as other similar play yards manufactured for Carter's, Sesame Street, Jeep, Contours, Care Bare, and Eric Carle, with the following model numbers: Kolcraft Travelin' Tot, Kolcraft Travelin' Tot LTD, Kolcraft Travelin' Tot 2-in-1, Kolcraft Travelin' Tot 3-in-1, Kolcraft Travelin' Tot 4-in-1 (#s 18709-BH, 18709T-BH, 18709T-DV, 18709-NF, 18709T-NF, 18710-BE, 18711T-BD, 18711T-BE, 18713T-LB, 18714T-WD, 18714-WD, 18724T-SQ, 18725-CG, 18725T-FF, 18730T-BZ, 18730T-HJ,18731- DV, 18731T-BZ, 18733-CU, 18733T-CU, 18734T-DV, 18744-BL, 18751T-BZ, 18751T-CU,18751-DV,18751T-DV, 18910-MQ, 18910T-EB, 18910T-LN,18920D-OW,18920-OW, 18925-GS, 18925-LA, 18931-EZ, 18931T-DV, 18931T-PV, 18933T-CU, 18934-SW, 18934-DV, 18935T-UT, 18935-CH, 18942-EC, 18945T-CT, 18945T-ER, 18946-AR, 18950-GV, 18950T-GV, 18951T-DV, 18951T-GS, 18951T-MO,18960-KK, 18960T-PP, 18961-AR, 18961T-AR, 18961-CT, 18961T-CT, 18961-PP, 18961T-GF, 18961T-RV, 18962-AX, 18962T-FZ, 18962-OQ, 18962T-ZT, KP001-BND, KP013-BPA, KP013-HGF, KP013-JFR, KP013-NRB, KP013-PPL, KP014-JGY, KP015-BPA, KP015-JFR, KP016-OW, KP027-JGX), "Kolcraft" and "Travelin' Tot" are printed on either the fabric on the top rail or on the lower side of the play yards; Carter's Lennon Travelin' Tot, EMU Carter's Travelin' Tot, Carter's Travelin' Tot (#s 18740-UE, 18740T-UE, 18736T-LJ, 18737-LJ, 18737T-LJ, 18726-KA, 18726T-HM), "Carter's" and "Travelin' Tot" are printed on the top rail; "Sesame Beginnings" 2-in-1 Play Yard by Kolcraft, Sesame Travelin' Tot VT (#s 22361-VT, SP001-SBK, SP004-SBK), "Sesame Beginnings," and "Travel Play Yard Kolcraft" are printed on the top rail or along the fabric draft guard on the lower side of the play yards; Jeep Sahara, Jeep Sahara SE Play Yard, Jeep Sahara Limited Play Yard, Jeep Sahara XT Play Yard, Jeep Sahara Limited SE Play Yard, Jeep Sahara Limited XT Play Yard (55200-JC, 55220-JC, 55225-JC, 55225T-JC, 55235-JC, 55237-JQ, 55237T-JQ, 55237-XC, 55237-XV, 55237T-XB, 55770-XA, 55770-XI, 55772-XE, 55773-XY, JP002-XSP), "Jeep," and "Sahara" are printed on the fabric on the top rail of the play yards; Contours 2-in-1 Travel Playyard, Contours 3-in-1 Play Yard, Contours Deluxe Playyard, Contours Travel Play Yard (18604-OC, ZP001-MON, ZP001-MYS, ZP003-MAL, ZP004-MAL), "Kolcraft," and "Contours" are printed along the draft guard on the lower side of the play yards; Care Bear Play Yard (18960-KK); Eric Carle Play Yard with Activity Gym (18763-EK, 18763T-EK). Some of the units have a bassinet and/or changing table. Some models have a mobile, vibrating unit or a parent organizer. Model numbers are printed on a white sticker on one of the feet of the play yard.
Sold At:
Babies R Us, Walmart, Kmart, Sears, Target, and other stores nationwide and Internet retailers from January 2000 through January 2009 for between $50 and $160.
What To Do:
Immediately stop using the play yard and contact Kolcraft for a free repair kit. For more information, contact Kolcraft toll-free at (866) 594-4208 anytime or visit www.kolcraft.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09265.html

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