Electric Bicycles Recalled by Faraday; Seat Post Poses Fall Hazard



This recall involves seat posts for four Faraday bicycle models, Porteur, Porteur S, Cortland, Cortland S. The words “HL” or “Zoom” are engraved on the seat post. The bikes were sold in various colors including Classic White, British Racing Green, Tungsten, Slate Gray, Midnight Run, Stingray Blue, Seafoam and Coral.
Product:
Faraday electric Porteur, Porteur S, Cortland and Cortland S Bicycle Seat PostsAbout 4,450
Retailer:
Specialty bicycle retailers nationwide or directly to consumers by Faraday from March 2015 through March 2019 for between $2,500 and $3,500.
Recall Date:    Jul 2, 2019
Injury:
Faraday has received nine reports of incidents involving the seat post breaking including one minor injury.
Mfg Country:
Taiwan
Importer:
Faraday Bicycles Inc., of Santa Cruz, Calif.
Recall ID:    8598
Last Published:    Jul 2, 2019
Official Site:    Link

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Emert Number:    19156
Emert Status:    Announced