How to Easily Claim the Maxi Cosi Pria 85 Recall
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is responsible for keeping cars and vital car accessories, such as car seats, safe for consumers to use. That is why a was issued because of a potential safety issue with this line of car seats manufactured by The Dorel Juvenile Group.
The specific issue warranting the voluntary is the potential for head injuries to the child when it is installed in the front-facing position without the top tether. An additional risk for injury could occur with children who weigh more than 65 pounds. The voluntary recall affects more than 83,000 car seats but was not issued due to any injuries or deaths.
If you own a Maxi Cosi Pria 85 car seat, it is important that you understand what the recall means for you and how you can make a claim to get either a replacement seat or adequate compensation. DoNotPay is a great way to get what you need to make your recall claim.
How Do I Make a Claim for the Maxi Cosi Pria 85 Recall On My Own?
In order to get some type of compensation for the Maxi Cosi Pria 85 recall, consumers will need to contact the manufacturer. There are three ways you can get in touch with the manufacturer for more information on how to make a recall claim.
|Call Customer Service
|One of the most common options for making recalls claims for any product is to call the customer service number that the manufacturer provides. You will have to provide information on the specific car seat, such as the expiration date, specific product number, and other relevant information.
|Email Customer Service
|Similarly to calling customer service, a consumer can also email the manufacturer, providing all necessary information to process a Maxi Cosi Pria 85 recall claim. These options may be quicker for those who don't have time to make a phone call and sit on the line with a customer services representative.
|Visit the Product Support Website
|The manufacturer will also have information about the recall on their website. The product support website may provide more information on the specific recall and any additional ways to make a claim.
Why Was the Maxi Cosi Pria 85 Recalled?
The specific reason for the Maxi Cosi Pria 85 recall was the potential for head injuries or death due to the lack of safety when installed in the front-facing position. This recall was voluntary, according to both the manufacturer and NHTSA. When a product recall is voluntary, it may make a difference in how a consumer can make a recall claim.
Who is Eligible to Make a Claim for the Maxi Cosi Pria 85 Recall?
Consumers who purchased the Maxi Cosi Pria 85 car seat are eligible to make a claim for the recall, provided their product meets specific criteria.
- The car seat under recall will have an expiration date that falls under a specific date range
- The car seat must be the specific model that is currently under recall
- The consumer must be able to provide information about the product to the manufacturer
Do I Immediately Get a Recall When Reporting the Product?
Reporting a product does not guarantee a recall. A manufacturer will often need to see a pattern with multiple reports before a recall is issued. If there has already been some type of recall issued, consumers can then make a claim for replacement or compensation.
The problem with many recalls is that the consumer doesn't find out about it. The only way for a consumer to get notified when there is a recall on a product they have purchased is to register the product with the manufacturer after purchase. If you have purchased a product and been notified about a recall, you can use DoNotPay to assist in the process to correct the situation.
How to Claim Refunds, Repairs, or Replacements For Recalled Products Using DoNotPay:
Through our Product Recalls product, all you have to do is tell us about the product you purchased and provide receipts/other evidence, and we'll contact the company on your behalf. Whether you're looking for a refund, repair, or replacement for your product, DoNotPay can make sure that your request gets delivered to the right people.
How the Product Recall Claims product works:
- Tell us about your purchase, including the product name, brand, store you purchased the item from, price, and date of purchase. If you purchased the item online, enter your transaction details and payment method as well.
- Tell us how you found out about the recall.
- Choose whether you want a refund, repair, or replacement.
- Upload photographic evidence of your purchase and the product if you still have it.
- Choose whether you have the capacity to return the item or not.
And that's it! DoNotPay will send your recall request to the manufacturing company on your behalf, asking for a refund, repair, or replacement. You should hear back from the company directly with confirmation on how the refund/replacement will be issued or the next steps to get the item repaired.
DoNotPay Works Across All Companies with the Click of a Button
Car seat recalls are not the only types of recalls that you can get help with when you use DoNotPay. If you want to get a refund, replacement, or another type of compensation from a recall notice, you can do so with a variety of products, including:
- Peloton products
- Hot Pockets
- Tyson Chicken
- Dog Food
- Neutrogena sunscreen products
- Philips CPAP machines
- All types of car recalls
- Recalls issued by state
What Else can DoNotPay Do?
DoNotPay can assist you with a variety of tasks outside of product recalls. Some of the things you can check off your to-do list with DoNotPay include:
With DoNotPay, your recalls, warranties, and complaints can be taken care of with just a few clicks.