The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced the recall of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products unless otherwise instructed. Consumers can submit reports of harm to CPSC’s searchable online product safety database at www.SaferProducts.gov. A searchable food and medical product recall database is available at www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/default.htm.
Units: About 830
Hazard: An infant can pass through the opening between the bumper bar and seat bottom of the stroller and become trapped at the neck.
Description: This recall includes the iCandy Cherry stroller only in the colors Fudge (light-medium brown) and Liquorice (red and black). The iCandy Cherry stroller system has a telescopic folding frame where a seat, bassinet or infant carrier car seat can be placed. The seat unit features three recline positions, an adjustable footrest, a five-point safety harness, a removable canopy and a removable bumper bar. A white cherry logo is printed on the rear of the seat unit. A label can be found under the basket fabric on the frame tubing that supports the lower basket on the following recalled models: U10001169 FUDGE IW119 1-500, U10002170 LIQUORICE IW124 501-1000, U10014182 LIQUORICE IW124 1001-1500, and U10013181 FUDGE IW119 1501-2000.
Sold at: Buy Buy Baby and other juvenile product stores nationwide and at www.buybuybaby.com and other online retailers from October 2009 through December 2012 for about $400.
Remedy: Remove the bumper bar from the strollers and contact iCandy America Inc. to receive a replacement bar. Strollers can be used while awaiting the replacement.