Mountain Buggy Jogging Strollers Recalled

Date:
April 25, 2006
Category:
Strollers
Company/Brand:
Sycamore Kids
The Danger:
The handlebar can crack or break, causing it to detach while in use, posing a risk of injury to young children.
Description:
This recall involves about 4,000 strollers that have a metal frame and a cloth seat with a sun canopy. The strollers were sold in a variety of colors including midnight blue, navy, red, black, silver, and orange. A metal plate above the footrest shows the Mountain Buggy logo with "Mountain Buggy," and "Urban," or "Breeze" written underneath on the metal plate.
  • Mountain Buggy Urban Single strollers have item number U1204-002 and serial numbers between 000000 and 015276.
  • Mountain Buggy Urban Double strollers have item number U2204-002, and serial numbers between 000000 and 009221.
  • Mountain Buggy Breeze strollers have item number B1204-001, and serial numbers between 000000 and 000191.
The serial number and model number are on the back of the metal plate.
Sold At:
Juvenile furniture retailers and baby product stores and Web retailers nationwide from December 2004 through September 2005 for between $400 and $640.
What To Do:
Contact Sycamore Kids to find an authorized repair center to receive a free replacement handlebar ratchet. For more information, contact Sycamore Kids Inc. toll-free at (866) 524-8805 anytime, e-mail support@mountainbuggyusa.com, or visit www.mountainbuggyusa.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml06/06148.html

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