Kelty Single and Double Jogging Strollers Recalled

Date:
February 23, 2012
Category:
Strollers
Company/Brand:
Kelty
The Danger:
The front wheel can come loose during use and cause the stroller to tip over, posing a fall and injury hazard to children in the stroller and adults pushing the stroller. There have been three reported incidents with these recalled strollers, including cuts, scrapes, and fractured bones to adults, and minor cuts and scrapes to children.
Description:
This recall involves about 3,000 Kelty Speedster Swivel Deluxe single jogging strollers and Swivel Deuce double jogging strollers. The strollers have an aluminum frame and a cloth seat with a canopy. They were sold in color combinations blue/gray and orange/gray. "Kelty Kids" is embroidered on the front of the stroller in the child's leg area. The following model numbers are included in this recall. The model number and stroller name are printed on a tag inside the stroller's seat area.

Kelty Swivel Deluxe (single jogging stroller) Model Number:
20090116
20090116B
20650411BLU
20650411CU

Kelty Swivel Deuce (double jogging stroller) Model Number:
20090216
20650611
Sold At:
Juvenile product stores and sporting goods stores nationwide and by Web retailers, including www.kelty.com, from January 2010 through February 2012 for between $375 and $475.
What To Do:
Immediately stop using the recalled strollers and contact Kelty to receive free updated assembly and maintenance instructions. For additional information, contact Kelty toll-free at (866) 349-7225 between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. MT, or visit the firm's website at www.kelty.com.
For More Information:
cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml12/12116.html

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