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IMPORTANT SAFETY ADVISORY - GRACO TURBOBOOSTERS SEATS

On May 18, 2016, Graco Children’s Products Inc. issued a voluntary Safety Advisory in Canada concerning certain Graco booster seats.  Further information pertaining to the Advisory that is being issued in Canada can be found on Transport Canada’s website at www.tc.gc.ca/eng/motorvehiclesafety/safedrivers-childsafety-notices-menu-907.htm

Graco is providing this important safety advisory to inform you that on certain Turboboosters seats, the printed instructions in the owner’s manual are missing information required by CMVSS 213.2 which states that the booster seat, even when unoccupied, must be firmly secured to the vehicle. If a collision occurs, an unoccupied and unsecured booster seat may strike other occupants and cause injury. The booster seats affected by this advisory are:

 

Item #

Description

Date of manufacture

1971444

Turbobooster- Landmark Green

From 2016/02/27 to 2016/04/12

1970763

Turbobooster-Caris

2016/02/26

 

In Canada, 9,948 of these Graco booster seats were sold between April 2016 and May 2016.

All registered owners will receive a letter containing instructions on how to download the missing instructions or new owner’s manual for their affected boosters.

Non-registered owners, or owners who have moved, should contact Graco, at 1-800-345-4109 for information on how to get the missing instructions. Consumers can also download the missing instructions by clicking the link: supplemental instructions or get an updated owner’s manual by clicking on the link: updated Turbobooster manual

The model number, model name and date of manufacture can be found on the underside of the car seat. A typical label looks like this:

Customers with questions or concerns can contact our customer service by email at: service@gracobaby.ca or by phone at: 1-800-345-4109.