SIT'N'STROLL 2003 Recall - ID 102166

SIT'N'STROLL 2003 Recall

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NHTSA Campaign Number: 03C009000 
Vehicle/Equipment Make: SIT'N'STROLL 
Vehicle/Eqipment Model: 2003 
Model Year: n/a 
Mfg Campaign Number:  
Mfg Component Desc: CHILD SEAT 
Mfg Involved in Recall: SAFELINE KIDS, INC. 
Manufacture Dates: 09-01-02 through 10-21-03 
Type of Report: (C) Child Seat 
Potential # of Units Affected: 10,495 
Date Owner Notified by Mfg: 11-12-03 
Recall Initiated By: OVSC 
Mfg Responsible for Recall: SAFELINE KIDS, INC. 
Report Recieved Date: 11-03-03 
Record Creation Date: 11-12-03 
Regulation Part Number: 571 
FMVSS Number: 213 
Defect Summary: SIT "N" STROLL REAR-FACING AND FORWARD-FACING CONVERTIBLE CHILD RESTRAINTS MODEL #2003, MANUFACTURED BETWEEN SEPTEMBER 1, 2002, AND OCTOBER 21, 2003. WHEN THE SEAT IS SECURED IN THE VEHICLE USING THE LOWER FORWARD-FACING BELT PATH OR WHEN THE SHOULDER AND BUCKLE PADS INCLUDED WITH THE RESTRAINT ARE USED, FORCES DURING A CRASH COULD CAUSE THE CHILD'S HEAD TO MOVE FORWARD FURTHER THAN ALLOWED BY THE FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 213, "CHILD RESTRAINT SYSTEMS." SHOULDER AND BUCKLE PADS MAY INTERFERE WITH THE HARNESS BECOMING PROPERLY SNUG. 
Consequence Summary: IN THE EVENT OF A VEHICLE CRASH, THERE IS AN INCREASED RISK OF HEAD INJURY TO THE CHILD. 
Corrective Summary: SAFELINE KIDS WILL MAIL REPAIR INSTRUCTIONS AND A REVISED OWNERS MANUAL. OWNERS ARE BEING ASKED TO REMOVE AND DISCARD THE SHOULDER AND BUCKLE PADS FROM THE HARNESS BEFORE CONTINUING TO USE THE SEAT. THE SHOULDER AND BUCKLE PADS MAY INTERFERE WITH THE HARNESS BECOMING PROPERLY SNUG. ALSO, OWNERS SHOULD ONLY USE THE UPPER FORWARD-FACING BELT PATH. THERE IS NO PROBLEM WHEN THE SEAT IS USED IN THE REAR-FACING POSITION FOR CHILDREN WEIGHING LESS THAN 20 POUNDS. OWNERS WHO HAVE NOT REGISTERED THEIR PRODUCT MAY CONTACT SAFELINE KIDS' TOLL-FREE NUMBER (800-829-1625) BETWEEN 8:30 AM TO 4:30 PM MST MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY OR BETWEEN 8:30 AM AND 3:00 PM MST FRIDAY. THEY MAY ALSO E-MAIL SAFELINE KIDS AT SERVICE@SAFELINEKIDS.COM. 
Notes: ALSO, CUSTOMERS CAN CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236). 
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