March 20, 2002
Evenflo Has Recalled the Triumph Convertible Child
- Evenflo Has
Recalled the Triumph Convertible Child Restraint because the slide loop connectors
(which act as a link in the internal harness system) may be insufficiently
strong enough to fully secure the occupant.
Potential Number of Units
Manufactured: 10/2001 - 01/2002
EQUIPMENT DESCRIPTION: TRIUMPH CONVERTIBLE CHILD RESTRAINTS MANUFACTURED
FROM OCTOBER 20, 2001, THROUGH JANUARY 31, 2002. THE SLIDE LOOP CONNECTORS
(WHICH ACT AS A LINK IN THE INTERNAL HARNESS SYSTEM) MAY BE INSUFFICIENTLY
STRONG ENOUGH TO FULLY SECURE THE OCCUPANT
IN THE EVENT OF A VEHICLE CRASH, THE CHILD MAY NOT POPERLY RESTRAINED,
POSSIBLY RESULTING IN SERIOUS INJURY.
EVENFLO WILL PROVIDE CUSTOMERS WITH A FREE REPAIR KIT ALONG WITH
INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS. OWNER NOTIFICATION IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING
MATCH 2002. OWNERS WHO DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE
TIME SHOULD CONTACT EVENFLO AT (A TOLL-FREE NUMBER IS NOT AVAILABLE AT THIS
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 02E004000.
Regarding Auto Recalls
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when the next update is due.
Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!
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