Two Different Car Seat Manufacturers Recall 1,385,304 for Buckle Defects

Two different car seat manufacturers have recalled 1,385,304 car seats due to safety concerns. The largest recall is from Evenflo.  Evenflo is recalling 1,368,649 car seats due to a defect involving the harness buckle. The problem is there is difficulty in unlatching the buckle.  In the affected car seats, the buckle may become stuck in [...]

April 18th, 2014|Automobile Defects|0 Comments

Combi USA Recalls 33,139 Child Car Seats due to Harness Webbing Defect

Combi USA is recalling 33, 139 child car seats because the harness webbing fails to meet minimum breaking strength requirements established in the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 213, "Child Restraint Systems."  According to a Combi spokeswoman, one part of the harness that includes a plastic button failed strength tests.  In the event of [...]

January 6th, 2014|Automobile Defects, Product Liability|0 Comments