Evenflo RECALL: 30,000+ Car Seats!
Time to check your car seats! There has been a big recall from Evenflo!
Evenflo voluntarily recalled 30,000 Evolve 3-in-1 combination booster car seats due to reports of children being able to access the harness adjustment button and loosen the 5-point harness without their parent’s knowledge, increasing the risk of potential injury in a crash. No injuries have been reported but 27 complaints were filed with the company about the loosened harnesses prompting Evenflo to recall the seats.
This voluntary recall impacts the use of the seat in the harnessed mode only. This recall affects the Evenflo Evolve Car Seats manufactured prior to February 9, 2016, with the following model numbers: 34411700 (US), 34411741 (US), 34411700C (Canada).
The Harness Adjustment Button is located under a plastic shield between the occupant’s legs. The Harness Adjustment Button is located under a plastic shield between the occupant’s legs.
Evenflo is providing, at no charge, a remedy kit that will prevent child access and activation of the harness adjustment button. The remedy kit includes a replacement harness adjustment button assembly and installation instructions. To determine if your child’s seat is included in this Evenflo recall and to order a remedy kit, please visit http://www.evolve.evenflo.com or call our ParentLink Consumer Resource Center at 1-800-233-5921 (US)/ 1-800-265-0749 (Canada). Please do not return your child’s seat to retailers.