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Bugaboo Bee slipping handles - can it be fixed?

(4 Posts)
plinkduet Wed 08-Jun-11 14:45:38

'The latches that release and hold the handles on my bugaboo bee 2009 are loose and not working, meaning that I cannot extend the handles. The area where the problem is does not seem to have any nuts or screws so I can't open it and take a look. '

I've C&P'd this off the net cos I'm too lazy to type, but does anyone have a clue how to fix this? I bought off ebay like this and no I can't do a claim or return it, it was a private sale.

pramsgalore4 Wed 08-Jun-11 17:51:05

phone mothercare and ask how much they charge for repair ( if they ask if you bought it from them lie and tell them it was a gift and yes they bought it from a mothercare store), also i would google just incase there was a recall for this problem, either way i am sure bugaboo would be able to fix just at what cost!!!

pramsgalore4 Wed 08-Jun-11 17:56:55

have just googled and other people have had the same problem and are saying bugaboo replaced the chassis under warrenty so no good for you. i would contact bugaboo direct and tell them that you bought it second hand and this has happened since and see what they say

Guildfordnanny Wed 08-Jun-11 20:19:30

Bugaboo can be really Grrrr if you don't have a receipt etc. Unless you have proof of warranty then they don't want to know. Personally I would find a local or even national pushchair repair place to see if they can help. There's a place called Katies Playpen that do repairs via Courier for example but I don't know what brands they do.

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