Hill Topper Electric Bike Motor Controller Recall [US]


US FlagUS/Washington: Hill Topper Electric Bike Motor Controller Recall [US]Clean Republic SODO LLC, doing business as UKKO, a Seattle, Washington establishment recalls an estimated 3,350 Hill Topper Electric Bike Motor Controllers due to suspected water intake, electronics malfunction and consequential risk of unintended acceleration, crash, injury and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/PoFi30lsYWM

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/Clean-Republic-Recalls-Hill-Topper-Electric-Bike-Motor-Controllers-Due-to-Crash-and-Injury-Hazards

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Hill Topper Electric Bike Kits with Motor Controller Circuit Boards used to convert regular bicycles to electric bicycles.

  • The recalled Motor Controller Circuit Boards, 24V/250W and 36V/350W, were sold separately as well as part of the kits. The model numbers KT24WSH-BF08 and KT36WSH-BFZ13504 can be found on the front of the motor control units.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled Motor Controllers can be found on the Web site/sites listed above.

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

According to the CPSC, water can enter the Motor Controller and cause it to accelerate on its own, posing a crash and injury hazard to the rider.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Motor Controllers, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact the firm for a free replacement Controller circuit board.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Hill Topper toll-free at 1-855-743-3279 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, Pacific Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.electric-bike-kit.com and click on the Recall Information link or by e-mail at support@ukko.io.

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

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==> To see other recalls and notifications relating products and vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Clean Republic SODO LLC, please search for “Clean Republic” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 18-200
Recalls Direct RIN: 10530-2018
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