Go Wheels Self-Balancing Scooters/Hoverboards Recalled by Four Star Import ...



This recall involves all Go Wheels self-balancing scooters, commonly referred to as hoverboards. The hoverboards have two wheels at either end of a platform and are powered by lithium-ion battery packs. “Go Wheel” is printed in a circle on the middle of the unit where the sides connect. The “Go Wheel” identification will illuminate when the hoverboard is powered on. They were sold in black, white, red, blue, gold and pink.
Product:
Self-balancing scooters/hoverboardsAbout 1,800
Retailer:
Village Mart store in Memphis, Tennessee from October 2015 to March 2016 for about $200.
Recall Date:    Nov 14, 2017
Injury:
Four Star Imports has received one report of a self-balancing scooter/hoverboard overheating. There have been no reports of injuries or property damage.
Mfg Country:
China
Importer:
Four Star Imports, of Memphis, Tenn.
Recall ID:    8175
Last Published:    Nov 14, 2017
Official Site:    Link

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Emert Number:    18028
Emert Status:    Announced