RECALL: Britax B Safe 35/B Safe 35 Elite/Bob B Safe 35

(Last Updated On: July 23, 2017)

Britax has issued a recall for chest clips for affected seats made between November 1, 2015 and May 31, 2017.  The center button for the chest clip may break off, causing a potential choking hazard.  Britax will send out a new chest clip with instructions on how to replace it.


Britax’s Recall Information





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Britax Child Safety, Inc., in cooperation with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and other regulatory authorities, is conducting a recall of the chest clip on certain B-Safe 35, B-Safe 35 Elite and BOB B-Safe 35 infant car seat models manufactured between November 1, 2015 and May 31, 2017 identified on the table below:

B-Safe 35 & Travel Systems

Model Numbers

US: E1A183F, E1A185M, E1A185P, E1A186R, E1A203F, E1A205M, E1A205P, E1A206X, E1A206Z, E1A207E, E9LU65V, E9LU66X, E9LU66Z, E9LU67D, E9LU67E, EXA185M, S02063600, S02063700, S03803400, S03803500, S03803700, S03803800, S03803900, S04144400, S04144500, S04144600, S04145000, S04402800, S04884200, S04884300, S04975600, S04978900, S05260200, S06020300, S06020400, S06020500, S06020600, S06020700, S06020800, S06020900, S06147100, S921800

CANADA: E1A193F, E1A195M, E1A195P, E1A196X, E1A196Z, E9LV16R, E9LV17D, S04144700, S04144800, S04144900, S04183700, S04183800, S04437700, S04884400, S04884500, S06051400, S06051500, S06051600, S06051700, S06051800

ISRAEL: E1A233F, E1A235M, E1A235P, E1A236X


B-Safe 35 Elite & Travel Systems

Model Numbers

US: E1A215T, E1A215U, E1A216P, E1A221Q, E1A225C, E1A225U, E1A226L, E9LS51Q, E9LS56C, E9LS56L, E9LS57F, E9LS57G, E9LS57H, EXA216L, S01298600, S02063800, S02063900, S02064000, S04281200, S04281300, S04628500, S06018800, S06020000, S06020200, S923700

CANADA: E9LV21Q, E9LV26C, E9LV26L, E9LV27F, E9LV27G, E9LV2Q8, S01298700, S04184000, S06051300



BOB B-Safe 35 by Britax

Model Numbers

US: E9LT34A, E9LT34C, E9LT35X, EXLT34A


NOTE: No other products are included in this recall. If your Britax product has a different model number than listed in the chart or it was manufactured before November 1, 2015 or after May 31, 2017, it is NOT included in this recall.



Britax has determined that the center tab on the chest clip can break presenting a choking hazard to an infant in the car seat.

*No injuries involving children have been reported.


To remedy this condition, we are providing you a free kit that contains step-by-step instructions and a replacement chest clip made from a different material that improves the durability of the tab.