Sycamore Kids Inc. expands recall of Mountain
Buggy Jogging Strollers
April 25, 2006
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission,
in cooperation with Sycamore Kids Inc., has
announced a recall of certain Sycamore Mountain
Buggy Urban (Single and Urban Double) Breeze
Strollers. Consumers should stop using recalled
products immediately unless otherwise instructed.
recall is an expansion of Sycamore Kids
Inc. jogging strollers recalls announced
in 2005 and involves units previously repaired
under earlier recall announcements.
The handlebar can crack or break causing
the handlebar to detach while in use, posing
a risk of injury to young children.
Sycamore Kids has received 49 reports of
the handlebars either cracking or breaking
when the stroller was pulled up or taken
down stairs. This resulted in five reports
of bruises and scrapes.
Manufactured in New Zealand, the recalled
strollers have a metal frame and a cloth
seat with a sun canopy. The strollers were
sold in a variety of colours including: midnight
blue, navy, red, black, silver and orange.
A metal plate above
the footrest shows the Mountain Buggy logo
Buggy," and "Urban," or "Breeze" written
underneath on the metal plate. The recalled
Mountain Buggy Urban Single strollers have
item number U1204-002, and serial numbers
between 000000 and 015276. The recalled Mountain
Buggy Urban Double strollers have item number
U2204-002, and serial numbers between 000000
The recalled Mountain Buggy Breeze strollers
have item number B1204-001, and serial numbers
between 000000 and 000191. The serial number
and model number are on the back of the metal
The strollers were sold at juvenile furniture
retailers, baby product stores and via web
retailers from December 2004 through September
Contact Sycamore Kids to find an authorized
repair centre to receive a free replacement
For additional information, contact Sycamore
Kids Inc. toll-free at (866) 524-8805 anytime,
or write to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This recall information also can be found