Recall Alert! Britax Car Seats

Britax Recall

On Tuesday, November 6, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration(NHTSA)  and Britax Child Safety Inc. recalled over 60,000 Britax car seats. The recall comes after reports of children biting or chewing on the chest pad, which could result in injury or death via choking.

The recalled seats were sold throughout the United States and Canada between June and August of 2012.

Three models were included in the recall: the Boulevard 70 G3, the Advocate 70 G3 and the Pavilion 70 G3. The following model numbers, which can be found on the mattress, are included in the recall:

E9LJ91A
E9LJ91M
E9LJ91S
E9LJ92E
E9LJ93P
E9LJ93S
E9LK91A
E9LK31A
E9LK31Q
E9LK32D
E9LK32Z
E9LK33Q
E9LL11A
E9LL11Q
E9LL12D
E9LL12Z
E9LG81A
E9LG83N
E9LG83P
E9LG83X
E9LG83Y
E9LL21A
E9LL23P
E9LL23Y

If you own any of these car seats, stop using the product immediately and contact Britax Customer Service Department to obtain free replacement HUGS pads, which are made from more durable material than the current pads. Contact Britax  toll-free at 888-427-4829, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.

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