Stromer Electric Bicycle Recall [US & Canada]


Canada HCSC RecallUS CPSC Recall US/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: BMC recalls some Stromer Electric Bicycles due to crash, injury hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/uLpCk; HCSC: http://ht.ly/uLuXbBMC Stromer Electric Bicycles

Direct US link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2014/BMC-Recalls-Stromer-Electric-Bicycles/

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2014/38239r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves all 2013 Stromer ST1 women’s and men’s Pedal-Assist Electric Bicycles, models M33 Elite and P48 Platinum. The recalled Bikes were sold in three colors; black, red and white. They have an integrated lithium battery located inside the down tube, motor on the rear hub and a three-button LCD system display on the handlebars.

The brand, “Stromer” is printed on the top tube of the Bicycle frame and on the seat and chain guard. The fork’s serial numbers for the recalled Bikes start with: ST1S2F, ST1S2G, ST1S2H, ST1S2I, ST1S2J, ST1S3A, ST1S3B, ST1S3C, ST1S3D and ST1S3E. The serial number is etched at the bottom of the rear fork.

According to the CPSC, the Bicycle fork can break, posing a crash and injury hazard to the rider. BMC has received one report of a fork breaking, resulting in minor scrapes and bruises to the rider.

Please note: this is a joint recall from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) and Health Canada (“HCSC”).

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CPSC recall number: 14-130
HCSC ID number: RA-38239
Recalls Direct RIN: 3240-2014
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