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Product name Avanti Strollers
Description The Perego "Avanti" strollers with wire guides and the name "Avanti" on the front bumper are affected by this repair program offer. 
Problem An infant seated in the stroller can put his mouth over a metal wire guide that runs parallel to the stroller's arm rest. The child's chin has been caught in the one-inch space between the wire guide and the arm rest, resulting in lacerations to the mouth, and in some cases, loosening of teeth or loss of teeth. 
Distribution Sold in retail stores nationwide 
Company Peg Perego U.S.A., Inc., 3625 Independence Drive, Fort Wayne, Indiana; (800) 824-4000. 
Dates sold January 1, 1986 through December 15, 1986 
Date posted 12/26/2001 

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