RECALL ALERT: VTech Announces TWO Major Recalls

by Tara Saltzburg January 29, 2018

Hey There, 

Vtech has announced two major recalls on baby products, including a mobile and a rattle.

"Lights and Lullabies" Travel Mobile

Vtech recently announced that they are recalling about 42,000 "Lights and Lullabies" travel mobiles.

The clamp attaching the mobile to the crib rail can break causing the mobile to fall and injure an infant in the crib. However, no injuries have been reported.The units were sold at KMart, Walmart and online at Amazon between February 2017 and November 2017 and cost about $25. The units were sold in pink and blue and the model numbers are printed on the battery compartment door. The model numbers are as follows:

80-503000 (blue) 

80-503050 (pink)

 lights and lullabies blue lights and lullabies pink

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled mobiles and contact Vtech for a full refund or a replacement product. Contact info is below.

Shake & Sing Elephant Rattles

Vtech is also recalling about 280,000 Shake & Sing elephant rattle. The ears on the elephant can break off posing a choking hazard.


Vtech is stamped on the elephant and model number 1848 is printed on the back of the rattle. Vtech has received five reports of the ears breaking off of the rattle, but no injuries have been reported. 

The rattles were sold at Walmart, Kmart, Meijer, Mills Fleet Farm, Seventh Avenue, and online at and from November 2015 to November 2017. They retailed for about $8.

Consumers should immediately stop using the rattles and contact VTech for a refund.

Consumer Contact Info:

Phone: 800-521-2010 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday
Online: and click on "Support" for more information or register at  
XO, Tara