Pine Mountain Bicycle Recall [US & Canada]


Canada FlagUS FlagUS/Washington and Canada/Ottawa: Pine Mountain Bicycle Recall [US & Canada]Marin Mountain Bikes recalls an estimated 470 Pine Mountain Bicycles due to risk of front fork bending and/or breakage and consequential fall and injury hazards.  CPSC: http://ht.ly/URbA30aGVWI; HCSC: http://ht.ly/Wi1g30aGXGa

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Marin-Mountain-Bikes-Recalls-Bicycles

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2017/62822r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves two (2) Marin Mountain Bicycles model years and model names: 2016 Pine Mountain 1 and 2017 Pine Mountain Bicycles.

The recalled Bicycles were sold in five (5) frame sizes and in one (1) basic color scheme (silver painted frame with orange painted fork). The model name, “Pine Mountain 1” (2016) or “Pine Mountain” (2017) is printed on the top tube of the frame and the downtube of the frame has a “MARIN” decal.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the Bikes’ design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled Bicycles can be found on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, the rigid front forks on these recalled Bikes can bend or break during riding or while jumping, causing the rider to lose control, posing fall and crash hazards to the rider. The firm has received four (4) reports of bent Bicycles forks including one (1) report in the United States and three (3) in other countries. No injuries have been reported.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Bicycles, please do not ride them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Marin Bikes at 1-800-222-7557 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Pacific Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.marinbikes.com and click on the “recalls/safety” link at the bottom of the page for more information.

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

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 17-126
HCSC ID number: RA-62822
Recalls Direct RIN: 8516-2017
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
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==> https://www.saferproducts.gov/CPSRMSPublic/Incidents/ReportIncident.aspx
Search for a recalled product on the US CPSC Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/

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