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Safety Advisory affecting 1,223 units of the Compass
I420 Infant Car Seats


Compass Baby of Kettering, Ohio is announcing a Safety Advisory. This advisory affects 1223 units of the Compass I420 Infant Car Seats. The affected model numbers and manufacturing dates are as follows;
I420 ARD
I420 FUO
I420 MAR

The manufacturing dates are 5/7/06, 5/13/06 and 5/15/06.

During its rigorous on-going testing, Compass discovered a technical non-compliance. A metal slide can become disengaged from the shell if it is not properly seated ultimately causing a slight crack in the shell during testing. There have been no reports of injuries and no calls from consumers regarding problems.

I420 Recall Instructions PDF (802K)

Compass wants its consumers to be aware of this issue, understand how to identify the problem, and how to fix the problem. Please call our consumer hotline at 888-899-2229 for further instructions. Compass will be sending registered consumers and those who contact us a free repair kit with instructions on how to correct this problem.