Huffy Cranbrook Bicycles

Código SIAR: 20420
Categoría: Hobby /Equipo recreacional y de deportes
País Notificante: Estados Unidos de América
URL de la Fuente: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2004/CPSC-Huffy-Bicycle-Company-Announce-Recall-of-Cranbrook-Bicycles-Sold-at-Wal-Mart-
Fecha de Publicación: 16 jun, 2004
País de Origen del Producto: China
Fabricante: Huffy; Wal-Mart
Descripción del Defecto: June 16, 2004Release # 04-164 Firm's Hotline: (888) 366-3828 CPSC Consumer Hotline: (800) 638-2772 CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908 CPSC, Huffy Bicycle Company Announce Recall of "Cranbrook" Bicycles Sold at Wal-Mart WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announces the following recall in voluntary cooperation with the firm below. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Name of product: Huffy "Cranbrook" Bicycles Units: 12,000Manufacturer: Huffy Bicycle Company, of Springboro, OhioHazard: The handlebar could unexpectedly loosen causing the rider to lose control of bicycle. Incidents/Injuries: None reported.Description: The recall involves single-speed "Cranbrook" bicycles with 26-inch wheels. The bicycles were sold in both men's (model 56462) and ladies' (model 56472) style frames. The name "Cranbrook" is printed on the frame of the bicycle. Serial numbers included in the recall range from SNHHE04C52556 to SNHHE04C64557. Serial numbers and model numbers are located on the bottom bracket of the frame, where the crank is attached to the bicycle.Sold at: Wal-Mart stores nationwide from April 2004 through May 2004 for about $80. Manufactured in: ChinaRemedy: Consumers should stop using the bicycles and contact Huffy Bicycle to determine if the product is a part of the recall. Consumers will receive a free replacement handlebar and stem.Consumer Contact: Call Huffy Bicycle toll-free at (888) 366-3828 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's Web site www.huffybikes.com www.huffybikes.com--