Step2 Riding Toys Recalled

Date:
May 12, 2010
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
Step2 Company
The Danger:
A pin attaching to the yellow knob on the handle of the buggy can loosen, causing the handle to detach from the buggy. This poses a serious risk of injury to young children.
Description:
This recall involves about 2.5 million Step2(R) Push Around Buggy and Whisper Ride Buggy ride-on toys. The buggy comes in various colors; such as, orange, red, blue, pink and green. The buggies have a red "Step2" logo on the handle of the buggy. Buggies that have a handle attached by a bolt with a plastic white or black head and nut are not included in this recall.
Sold At:
Major retailers and specialty stores from August 1999 through March 2010 for between $29 and $59.
What To Do:
Immediately stop using the recalled buggy and contact Step2 for a free repair kit. For more information, contact Step2 toll-free at (866) 860-1887 between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit www.step2.com
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml10/10229.html

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