Ozone 500 Children’s Elevate 24-Inch Bicycle Recall [US]


Academy Sports + Outdoors Ozone 500 Girls’ and Boys’ Elevate 24-Inch Bicycles Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Washington: Academy Ltd., doing business as Academy Sports + Outdoors, a Katy, Texas establishment, recalls an estimated 3,860 Academy Sports + Outdoors Ozone 500 Girls’ and Boys’ Elevate 24-Inch Bicycles from the American marketplace due to suspected component malfunction and consequential risks of falls, laceration, concussion, bone fractures and/or central nervous system (“CNS”) injury.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/bQsp30rOxur

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/Academy-Sports-Outdoors-Recalls-Ozone-500-Girls-and-Boys-Elevate-24-Inch-Bicycles-Due-to-Fall-and-Injury-Hazards

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Ozone 500 Girls’ and Boys’ Elevate 24-Inch Bicycles marketed, sold and delivered in the United States, as follows:

  • Ozone 500 Girls’ Elevate 24″ Bicycles, sold with a model number of 164538
  • Ozone 500 Boys’ Elevate 24″ Bicycles, sold with a model number of 164540

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

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers, 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, the Rear Shock Spring on the recalled Ozone Bicycles can become stuck, creating a pinch point between the spring and the seat, posing a risk of injury, or causing the bicycles to stop unexpectedly, posing a fall hazard to the riders who utilize the product in a reasonable manner expected with its intended design and anticipated use.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Academy Sports + Outdoors Ozone 500 Girls’ and Boys’ Elevate 24-Inch Bicycles, please do not use them. Instead, kindly bring them to any Academy Sports + Outdoors store for a free repair or a full refund. You can also contact Academy Sports + Outdoors for a replacement shock and repair instructions or to receive a pre-paid shipping label to return the Bicycle for a full refund.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat falls, laceration, concussion, bone fractures and/or central nervous system (“CNS”) injury.

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If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact Academy Sports + Outdoors Customer Service toll-free at 1-888-922-2336 from 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM Central Standard Time, Monday to Friday. You can also reach the company on the Web at http://www.academy.com and click on “Product Recalls” at the bottom of the page for more information or by e-mail at customerservice@academy.com.

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

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

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 21-163
Recalls Direct RIN: 14704-2021
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