Recall: Soothing Motions Seats
On 2017-10-24, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Soothing Motions Seats due to a potential fire hazard. This product sold new beginning in November 2015 for about $160 to $175.
About 60,000 units are involved in this Fisher-Price seat recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 3rd recall of products in the Seating, Chairs & Tables category in 2017.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 30 similar recalls,
involving about 8 million product units.
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What is the problem?
The motor housing can overheat, posing a fire hazard.
How can I tell if I own this product?
This recall involves Fisher-Price Soothing Motions Seats with model numbers CMR35, CMR36, CMR37, and DYH22 and Smart Connect Soothing Motions Seats with model number CMR39. The seat bounces, sways, or bounces and sways together. The seat also vibrates, plays 10 songs and nature sounds, and has an overhead mobile. The model number is located on the underside of the motor housing.
These items were sold new+ at BuybuyBaby, Target, Toys R Us, Walmart and other stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com and other websites from November 2015 through October 2017 for about $160 for the Soothing Motions Seat and $175 for the Smart Connect Soothing Motions Seat.
What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
Then, add the item to a free, private Items I Own account. This will enable you to easily access the CPSC and recalling company's remedy instructions as well as track your progress toward getting the item returned or fixed. Click "I Own THIS Item" to continue.
The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Soothing Motions Seats and contact Fisher-Price for a full refund.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
Fisher-Price has received 36 reports of the product overheating, including one report of a fire contained within the motor housing. No injuries have been reported.
+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.
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