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Kolcraft Enterprises Contours Options three- and four-wheeled strollers

Date: 
June 14, 2012
Brand: 
Kolcraft
Sold At: 

Juvenile product specialty stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com, Target.com and ToysRUs.com from January 2006 and June 2012 for between $150 and $160.

Problem:

A child or consumer’s finger can become caught in the opening formed when locking and unlocking the hinge mechanism which is used to adjust the handlebars on the strollers. This presents an amputation and laceration hazard to children and the adults handling the stroller.

Product Numbers Recalled: 
About 36,000 in the United States and 270 in Canada
If You Own This Product: 

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and contact the company to receive a free repair kit.

Consumer Contact: 

For additional information, please contact Kolcraft at (800) 453-7673 between 8 a.m. and 6:45 p.m. ET Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. ET Friday, or visit the firm’s website at www.kolcraft.com

Incidents/Injuries: 

Kolcraft and CPSC have received five reports of injuries involving the hinge mechanism, including reports of three children whose fingertips were amputated and two adults whose fingers were either smashed or lacerated.

Manufactured In: 
China

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