Skip to main content
Baby Corner logo
Login | Sign Up

Kolcraft Strollers Recalled Due to Projectile Hazard

Elizabeth Keefe |20, June 2013


Kolcraft Strollers Recalled Due to Projectile Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 19, 2013)
Kolcraft Enterprises, along with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, today announced they are voluntarily recalling 96,000 Jeep Liberty branded strollers in the US (510 in Canada), after receiving 39 reports of inner tube ruptures that cause the wheel rim to fracture and fly off as a projectile. Of these reports, 18 included reports of injury, with 14 occurring while filling the tire with air by adult caregivers. Two children received lacerations to their chin or leg while standing near the stroller. 16 adults received abrasions, contusions and/or lacerations to their arms, legs, stomach, head or face. Two of the reports included damage to property.

The recall includes Kolcraft strollers with Jeep Liberty brand that were manufactured in China between June 2010 and September 2011. The three-wheeled strollers were sold at Burlington Coat Factory, Sears and Toys R Us nationwide.

Model Numbers

The model number and the manufacturing date are printed on a white tag on the rear upper center of each seatback pad. Model numbers will start with:

  • JL031
  • JL032
  • JL034
  • JL035
  • or JL036
What Should You Do?

If you have one of these models, please call (800)-453-7673 Monday-Friday 8 AM to 5:00 PM EST to order a free repair kit. You can learn more information about this recall, or get your free repair kit here.

Stroller Tire Inflating Tips:

Do not use gas station air pumps to inflate stroller tires. Consumers should use a manual bicycle pump to inflate stroller tires to a maximum of 30 psi.

Related Articles

Bugaboo Recalls 50,700 Strollers

Bugaboo Recalls Chameleon3 Strollers

Baby and Kids Sunscreen Recalled Due to Contamination

Perrigo Acetaminophen Infant Suspension Liquid Recalled

JC Penney Recalls Cribs Due to Entrapment and Suffocation Hazards



Be the first to add your comment, or ask a question.

Add Comment

You are commenting as .

Baby Photo Contest - WIN!
Enter your baby into Baby Corner's free baby photo contest for a chance to win prizes!

Vote Today
Upload & Manage Your Photos

May 2019 Baby Photo Contest Winner
May 2019 Baby Photo Contest Winner

See Past Winners!

Your Baby Month by Month
Learn what to expect during your baby's first years with our month by month baby calendar. Choose your baby's age below to see how your baby is developing.

1 Week
2 Weeks
3 Weeks
4 Weeks
2 Months
3 Months
4 Months
5 Months
6 Months
7 Months
8 Months
9 Months
10 Months
11 Months
12 Months
13 Months
14 Months
15 Months
16 Months
17 Months
18 Months
19 Months
20 Months
21 Months
22 Months
23 Months
24 Months

New Today at Baby Corner