TerraTrike branded Adult Tricycle Recall [US]


US FlagUS/Washington: TerraTrike branded Adult Tricycle Recall [US]TerraTrike, a Grand Rapids, Michigan establishment, recalls an estimated 600 Adult Tricycles due to suspected component failure and/or breakage and consequential risk of loss of vehicle control, fall, injury and property damage, all serious health hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/Eb0H30m3qrA

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/TerraTrike-Recalls-Adult-Tricycles-Due-to-Crash-Hazard

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain TerraTrike adult, pedal powered, orange, green or yellow Tricycles.

Each Tricycle has two wheels in the front and one wheel in the back and a black canvas seat. Recalled models include: TerraTrike Rambler x16 (orange), Rambler All Terrain (green) and Rambler E.V.O. (yellow).

The Trikes, depending upon model, come with either three 20-inch wheels or three 24-inch wheels. The model names are located on the outrigger tubes that come out of the main tube and connect to the front wheels. The serial numbers included in this recall are listed on the firm’s website at http://www.terratrike.com and are located under the main tube on a barcoded sticker near the rear wheel. The serial numbers are also stamped into the head (vertical) tube of the outrigger.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Tricycles 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, the right hand wheel hubmount can bend or break, allowing the rider to lose control of the Trike, which can result in serious injury or death. The firm has received seven (7) reports of the hub mounts bending or breaking. No incident or injuries have been reported.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Tricycles, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a no-cost repair.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact TerraTrike toll-free at 1-800-945-9110 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.terratrike.com and click on the “Important Recall” link for more information.

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

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 18-236
Recalls Direct RIN: 10682-2018
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