Pedego Electric Bike Recall [US]


Pedego Electric Bike Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Washington: Pedego Inc., a Fountain Valley, California establishment, recalls an estimated 11,600 Pedego branded Electric Bikes from the American marketplace due to suspected unintended acceleration and consequential risks of falls, laceration, concussion and bone fracture, all serious safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/kCgp30rbUYH

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2020/Pedego-Recalls-Electric-Bikes-Due-to-Fall-Hazard

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves six (6) models of Pedego Electric Bikes, as follows:

  • The recalled Electric Bike models include the Interceptor (including the Platinum Edition), City Commuter (including the Mid Drive Edition and Black Edition), Boomerang Plus, Ridge Rider, Trail Tracker (including the Gorilla Edition) and Stretch (Including Dual Drive Edition).

You can find the brand, “Pedego” printed on the Bike’s frame and the individual model designation printed on the chain guard or chain stay. The recalled Bikes were sold in various colors.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled products can be found on the Web site listed above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, DINs, item numbers, best-before date codes, manufacturing date codes, production dates, expiry dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, an improperly manufactured Electrical Cable can cause the Bicycle to accelerate unexpectedly, posing fall and/or impact hazards to the operator. If this defect occurs, it can cause laceration, concussion and/or bone fracture.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Pedego Electric Bikes, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact an authorized Pedego dealer to arrange for a free repair.

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

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If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact Pedego Customer Service toll-free at 1-888-871-7115 from 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, Sunday to Saturday. You can also reach the company on the Web at http://www.pedegobikerecall.expertinquiry.com and click on FAQ link for more information.

You can also find contact info for your local authorized Pedego dealer here: http://www.pedegoelectricbikes.com/dealers.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Electric Bikes, please search for “motorcycles” or more generically, “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 Concussion hazards, please search for “concussion” 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 Laceration hazards, please search for “laceration” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Pedego Inc., please search for “Pedego” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 20-188
Recalls Direct RIN: 13561-2020
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