Fisher Price recalls infant motion seat due to fire risk

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BRYAN, Tex. (KBTX) -- Fisher Price is recalling about 63,000 infant motion chairs because the motor can catch fire.

According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the 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.

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.

The chairs were sold at BuybuyBaby, Target, Toys R Us, Walmart and other stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com 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.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Soothing Motions Seats and contact Fisher-Price for a full refund. Fisher-Price can be reached by phone at 800-432-5437 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at their website. There is a link in the Related Links section of this article.