Massive Peg Perego Stroller Recall

Today, July 24, 2012, Peg Perego announced a massive recall of 223,000 strollers.

Product:

Older versions of Venezia and Pliko P3 Strollers manufactured between 2004 and 2007.

Potential Problem:
Entrapment and strangulation can occur, especially to infants younger than 12 months of age, when a child is not harnessed and left unattended  An infant can pass through the opening between the stroller tray and seat bottom, but his/her head and neck can become entrapped by the tray. Infants who become entrapped at the neck are at risk of strangulation.

How to recognize if your stroller is affected: To find out if their stroller is included in the recall, consumers should check the child tray of their Pliko P3 or Venezia stroller. Only strollers that have a child tray with one cup holder are part of this recall. Strollers with a bumper bar or a tray with two cup holders are not included with this recall.

Models Affected:
IPFR28US34xxxxxxxx; IPFT28NA63; IPFT28NA64; IPP328MU10; IPP328MU09; IPP328US09; IPP328US10; IPP329US10; IPPA28US32; IPPA28US33; IPPA28US34; IPPD28NA34; IPPF28NA32; IPPF28NA57; IPPF28NA65; IPPF28NA66; IPPF28NA67; IPPF28NA68; IPPO28US32; IPPO28US34; IPPO28US62; IPPO28US69; IPPO28US70; IPPO28US71; IPVA13MU09; IPVA13MU10; IPVA13US09; IPVA13US10; IPVA13US32; IPVA13US34; IPVC13NA32; IPVC13NA34

If your stroller is affected by this recall, contact Peg Perego for a free Passive Containment Bib (repair kit) to be attached to the stroller.

You can request the repair kit by calling Peg Perego toll-free at (888) 734-6020 or fill out the form at this link