Trek Super Commuter+ Electric Bicycle Recall [US]


Trek Super Commuter+ Electric Bicycle Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Washington: Trek Bicycle Corporation, a Waterloo, Wisconsin recalls an estimated 2,840 Trek Super Commuter+ 8S Electric Bicycles due to possible wheel detachment and consequential risk of falls, laceration, bone fracture and concussion, all serious safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/QoYb30pZU93

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2020/Trek-Recalls-Super-Commuter-Electric-Bicycles-Due-to-Fall-Hazard

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves all model year 2017, 2018, and 2019 Trek Super Commuter+ 8S Electric Bicycles.

  • The brand “Trek” can be found on the Bicycle’s downtube and the Bike has an integrated battery and motor. The recalled Bikes were sold in the following color and sizes: Viper Red with black decals, sizes 45/S through 60/XL.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation.

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

According to the CPSC, the front fender bolt in the recalled Bican unthread causing the wheel to detach from the Bicycles, posing a fall hazard to the rider. Trek Bicycle Corp. has received two (2) reports of the wrong bolt being installed to secure the front fender to the fork crown. One (1) injury has been reported, resulting in a vertebrae (spinal) fracture.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Trek Super Commuter+ Electric Bicycles, please do not use them. Instead, kindly take it to an authorized Trek retailer for a free inspection and repair, as necessary.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat lacerations, bone fractures and/or concussions.

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact Trek toll-free at 1-800-373-4594 from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM Central Time, Monday to Friday on the Web at http://www.trekbikes.com and click on Safety & Recalls at the bottom of the page for more information.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Bone Fracture hazards, please search for “fracture” 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 Concussion hazards, please search for “concussion” 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 Trek Bicycle Corporation, please search for “Trek Bicycle” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 20-035
Recalls Direct RIN: 12380-2019
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