More than 70,000 Britax car seats recalledStaff writer ▼ | January 21, 2016
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced the recall of more than 71,000 infant car seats manufactured by Britax.
Recall The car seat carry handle can crack and break
The recall affects the B-Safe 35 and B-Safe 35 Elite models, manufactured between Oct. 1, 2014 and July 1, 2015.
According to a safety alert, the affected products can be used as a rear-facing only car seat and as an infant carrier. The car seat/carriers have a canopy, black shell and base, and were sold in a variety of colors.
The Britax logo is printed on both sides of the seat shell and on the carry handle grip. Model numbers and the date of manufacture (DOM) are printed on a label located at the back of the infant car seat/carrier shell.
Models included in the recall are:
B-Safe 35 - E9LU65M, E9LU65P, E9LU63F, E9LU66R, E9LS63F, EXLU65M
B-Safe 35 Elite - E9LS55T, E9LS56P, E9LS55U, E9LS66C, E9LS65U
B-Safe 35 Travel System - S914900, S915400, S915200, S921900, S01635200 ■