recallcarseats

The company Combi is recalling 39,000 car seats due to findings that they may exert too much force on a child in the forward-facing position in the event of a crash.

In a statement, certain Coccoro Child Restraints, model number 8220, manufactured between January 2009 and June 2016. These seats fail to conform to the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 213, “Child Restraint Systems.”

Owners of affected car seats can obtain a free cover to add to the bottom of their car seats, which will remedy the issue. They may order this remedy kit on the Combi website or by calling 1-888-232-3294.