TerraTrike Recalls Adult Tricycles Due to Crash Hazard



These recalled products are TerraTrike adult, pedal powered, orange, green or yellow tricycles. They have two wheels in the front and one wheel in the back and a black canvas seat. Recalled models include: TerraTrike Rambler x16 (orange), Rambler All Terrain (green) and Rambler E.V.O. (yellow). The trikes, depending upon model, come with either three 20-inch wheels or three 24-inch wheels. The model names are located on the outrigger tubes that come out of the main tube and connect to the front wheels. The serial numbers included in this recall are listed on the firm’s website at www.terratrike.com and are located under the main tube on a barcoded sticker near the rear wheel. The serial numbers are also stamped into the head (vertical) tube of the outrigger.
Product:
Adult tricycles (trikes)600
Retailer:
Authorized TerraTrike dealers, independent bicycle dealers and recumbent bicycle specialty stores nationwide and online at www.TerraTrike.com from May 2018 through August 2018 for between $2,000 and $3,500.
Distributor:
TerraTrike, of Grand Rapids, Mich.
Recall Date:    Sep 27, 2018
Injury:
The firm has received seven reports of the hub mounts bending or breaking. No accidents or injuries have been reported.
Mfg:
Forever Machine Industrial Co., Ltd., of Taichung, Taiwan
Mfg Country:
Taiwan
Importer:
WizWheelz Inc., dba TerraTrike, of Grand Rapids, Mich.
Recall ID:    8410
Last Published:    Sep 27, 2018
Official Site:    Link

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Emert Number:    18236
Emert Status:    Announced