Recall date: April 17, 2013
Recall number: 13-170

Recall Summary

Name of product:
2012 Huffy® 20-Inch Slider Tricycle
Hazard:
The handlebar can unexpectedly loosen while in use, causing the rider to lose control. This poses crash and fall hazards for the rider.
Remedy:
Refund
Consumer Contact:

Huffy toll-free at (888) 366-3828 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.huffybikes.com and click on "Product Recall" on the bottom of the page. 

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
About 5,040
Description:

The handlebar on the 2012 model year 20-inch, three-wheeled Slider can unexpectedly loosen while in use. This poses crash and fall hazards for the rider.

Description:

The recalled product is 2012 model year 20-inch, three-wheeled Slider. The tricycle has a white frame with a black seat and black handlebars. "Huffy" is printed on the front of the frame; "Slider" is printed on the frame's side. The model number, 98682, is located on the frame under the seat. 

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the tricycle and contact Huffy for instructions on how to obtain a refund. 

Sold Exclusively At:

Toys R Us nationwide from January 2013 through February 2013 for about $100. 

Importer:

Huffy Corp. of Centerville, Ohio

Manufactured In:
China