Mutsy USA Recalls EVO Strollers Due to Strangulation Hazard

The opening between the grab bar and the seat bottom of the stroller can allow an infant's body to pass through and become trapped at the neck.

Recall date: February 07, 2013
Recall number: 13-118
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    EVO stroller (brown)

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    EVO stroller (navy blue)

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Recall Summary

Name of product:

EVO strollers

Hazard:

The opening between the grab bar and seat bottom of the stroller can allow an infant’s body to pass through and become entrapped at the neck, posing a strangulation hazard to young children when a child is not harnessed.

Consumer Contact:

Contact Mutsy USA toll-free at (877) 546-9230 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, e-mail at usa@mutsy.nl, or visit the firm’s website at www.mutsy.com for recall information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 340

Description

This recall includes EVO strollers manufactured between February 2012 (01.02.12) and November 2012 (30.11.12) with the following model numbers: MT12-03, MT12-11, MT12-14, MT12-31, MT12-34, MT12-37, MT12-39, MT12-42, MT12-43 and MT12-48. The model number and date code can be found underneath the stroller seat on a white sticker.  The strollers have black or silver-colored metal frames with brown, navy blue, black, or white seats.  “EVO” is printed on the lower back frame of the stroller.

Incidents/Injuries

None reported.

Remedy

Consumers should stop using the strollers immediately and contact Mutsy USA to receive a free replacement seat unit and grab bar.

Sold at

Juvenile product stores nationwide and websites including www.amazon.com between April 2012 and December 2012 for about $400.

Importer

Mutsy USA Inc., of Newark, N.J.

Manufacturer

Mutsy BV., of Goirle, Netherlands

Manufactured in

China

  • EVO stroller (brown)

  • EVO stroller (navy blue)

  • EVO stroller (black)

  • EVO stroller (white)