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Recall: Zoom Car Seat Adapter

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced that Joovy has voluntarily recalled the Zoom Car Seat Stroller Adapter.

The recall says the adapter clips can loosen on the stroller frame, posing a fall hazard.

According to a news release, "recall involves all Joovy's Zoom gray metal car seat stroller adapters. The adapters are gray with black plastic clips designed to attach infant car seats to stroller frames. The adapter frame's dimensions are approximately 17" x 13" x 10".  Recalled car seat adapter models include 00945 for Graco, 00946 for Chicco and 00947 for Peg Perego frames. "Joovy" and the model numbers can be found on the label at the center of the end bar of the adapter.

Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received nine reports of incidents involving loose adapters on stroller frames. There are no injuries reported.

Remedy: Consumers should stop using these adapters and contact Joovy for a free repair kit to help assure proper attachment to Zoom stroller frames.

Sold at: Independent specialty juvenile retailers and online at Joovy.com between May 2012 and August 2013 for about $25."

Sarah Panko

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