Trek Recalls Kickster Bikes Due to Fall Hazard



This recall involves all model year 2013 through 2019 Trek Kicksters. The bikes are made for toddlers who are learning how to ride a two wheeler. The kicksters do not have pedals so children can focus on balancing. They come in black, blue, red and pink and “TREK” is written on the crossbar.
Product:
Trek KicksterAbout 11,560 (In addition, 1,800 were sold in Canada)
Inconjunction:
URL : http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2019/70515r-eng.php
Retailer:
Independent bicycle stores nationwide and online at www.trekbikes.com and other online retailers from August 2012 through April 2019 for about $170.
Distributor:
Trek Bicycle Corporation, of Waterloo, Wis.
Recall Date:    Jul 24, 2019
Injury:
The firm has received 11 reports of broken steer tube clamps, including one injury with minor scrapes and bruising
Mfg:
Lee Chi Enterprises Co., of Taiwan
Mfg Country:
Taiwan
Importer:
Trek Bicycle Corporation, of Waterloo, Wis.
Recall ID:    8621
Last Published:    Jul 24, 2019
Official Site:    Link

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Emert Number:    19173
Emert Status:    Announced