Brompton Folding Bicycle Recall [US & Canada]


Canada FlagUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Brompton Folding Bicycle Recall [US & Canada]Brompton Bicycle recalls an estimated 9,700 Brompton branded Folding Bicycles due to suspected component failure and consequential risk of falls and injury, all serious safety hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/zsrZ30ht9Nw; HCSC: http://ht.ly/CCkf30ht9Ql

Direct US link: https://cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/Brompton-Bicycle-Recalls-Bicycles-Due-To-Fall-Hazard

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2017/65474r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves Brampton branded Folding Bicycles with the brand, “Brompton” printed on the Bicycle’s frame.

  • Bicycles with serial numbers 1403284144 to 1705150001 (manufactured from April 2014 through May 2017) are included in this recall. The serial number is printed on a curved plate or sticker, applied to the rear of the seat tube.

If the barcode sticker on the Bicycles is faded or rubbed off, please submit the six digit frame number stamped into the metal plate behind the bottom bracket and seat tube via e-mail to support@brompton.com to receive the correlating serial number.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Bicycles are pictured 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 Bicycle’s bottom bracket can break during use, posing a fall hazard.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Bicycles, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact an authorized Brompton dealer for free installation of a new bottom bracket cartridge.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Brompton at 1-800-578-6785 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can also visit the company’s Web site at http://www.brompton.com and click on the “Voluntary Recall” link for more information.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Bicycles or Bicycle Accessories, please search for “bicycle” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Fall hazards, please search for “fall” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold by Brompton Bicycle, please search for “Brompton” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 18-074
HCSC ID number: RA-65474
Recalls Direct RIN: 9609-2017
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