Graco has recalled thousands of their My Ride 65 convertible seats made on July 22, 2014 with a code of 2014/06 on a tag that’s on the webbing. That same webbing may break during a crash, meaning that the child in the seat would not be securely restrained.
Graco to Recall Car Seats, Says Harness Can Break in a Crash – blogged by @MsJennyb ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #Graco Children’s Products is recalling over 25,000 car seats after realizing the harness may not be able to protect a child in the event of a car crash. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced the problem with the webbing harness in documents that were released on Wednesday. The issue was discovered through a series of tests and Graco traced the problem back to a single set of straps. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ According to reports, the company is preparing to recall a slew of My Ride 65 convertible seats that were made back in 2014 in the model 14871689, 1908152, 1813074, 1872691, 1853478, 1877535, 1813015, and 1794344. Graco has revealed that it will notify its customers, as stores are prepared to provide replacement harness for free. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ The recall is set to begin on July 17.
KCRA says that the recall is due to start on July 17th and that people should start receiving notifications before then.