Strollers

2005 Duo Tandem and MetroLite® Stroller Recall

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Potential Problem:

These strollers can fail to latch properly and unexpectedly collapse while in use. This can result in broken bones, cuts, bumps, bruises and other injuries to young children riding in the stroller and consumers pushing the stroller.

Which models are affected?
Duo Tandem - If your model number contains 7950, 7955, 7960, 7965, 7970, or 7980 and the first six digits of the serial number are between 010194 and 123199, then your model is affected.
If your model number contains 7990 and the first six digits of the serial number (manufacture date) are between 010196 and 103198, then your model is affected.

MetroLite - If your model number contains 6110, 6111, 6114, 7410, or 7413 and the first six digits of the serial number (manufacture date) are between 100100 and 123101, then your model is affected.

Injuries Reported: 230

Number of Units Affected: 1,143,000

Dates Produced: Duo Tandem: 1994-1999. MetroLite: 2000-2001

MSRP: Duo Tandem: $80-150. MetroLite: $100-200

Models Affected: 7955B8, 7955RS, 7965BW, 7990LG, 7990ND, 7990BT, 7980WR, 6110DW, 6110F3, 6111FKB, 6114HAV, 6114JAM, 6114NGS, 7410CON, 7413CML, 7413MRN, 7955FA

Solution:

For MetroLite Stroller: Consumers should stop using these strollers immediately and contact Graco at 1-800-345-4109 Monday - Friday between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. EST.
 
For Duo Tandem Stroller: Consumers should stop using these strollers immediately and contact Graco to order a free repair kit.  The kit includes a custom-designed latch that consumers should attach to the stroller's frame to ensure it is properly latched. Download repair kit instructions.