Fisher-Price Recalls Infant Motion Seats Due to Fire Hazard

Infant Motor Seat
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Washington, DC—(ENEWSPF)—October 26, 2017

By: Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC)

Recall Summary

Name of product: Soothing Motions Seats

Hazard: The motor housing can overheat, posing a fire hazard.

Remedy: Refund

Recall date: October 24, 2017

Recall number: 18-015

Recall Details

In Conjunction With: Canada

Description: 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.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Soothing Motions Seats and contact Fisher-Price for a full refund.

Incidents/Injuries: 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.

Sold At: BuybuyBaby, Target, Toys R Us, Walmart and other stores nationwide and online at 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.

Importer(s): Fisher-Price, of East Aurora, N.Y.

Manufactured In: China

Units: About 63,000 (In addition, 2,000 were sold in Canada)