Peg Perego Children’s Vehicle Recall [US]

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US/Washington: Peg Perego Children's Vehicle Recall [US]Peg Perego recalls an estimated 3,000 Children’s Ride-On Vehicles due to risk of overheating and ignition with consequential fire and burn hazards. CPSC:

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The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Peg Perego’s 850 Polaris Sportsman Ride-On, 24-Volt Battery Operated Toy Vehicles intended for children ages 5 to 7 years.

The recalled ATV-style Toy Vehicles for two children are silver, red and black and have four (4) wheels, a flip-up backrest for the back passenger and a front and rear luggage rack. Vehicles with date codes 651016, 651017, 651020, 651021, 651022, 651023, 651024, 651027, 651028, 651029, 651030, 660304, 660305, 661123, 661124, 661125 and 661130 are included in this recall. The date code can be found underneath the Vehicle seat.

The phrases, “Sportsman Twin” and “850 EFI” appear on the side of the ride-on Vehicles and “Polaris” appears on the side of each Vehicle’s seat.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Toy Vehicles are pictured on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes or UPCs were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, a relay on the circuit board inside the Toy Vehicles can fail causing the Vehicle’s motor to overheat and ignite. This defect poses fire and burn hazards. Peg Perego has received three (3) reports of the children’s ride-on toy vehicles overheating, including one (1) report of a burn.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Toy Vehicles, please prevent your child from riding them. Instead, kindly contact Peg Perego to receive a free replacement circuit board with installation instructions. You can also access the installation instructions on the firm’s Web site. Peg Perego is also contacting registered customers directly concerning this recall.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Peg Perego toll-free at 1-877-737-3464 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at and click on the Customer Service link and then on “Recalls” for more information. If you prefer, you can also reach the company by e-mail at

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Additional information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 17-707
Recalls Direct RIN: 7802-2016
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