Recall date: March 20, 2013
Recall number: 13-144

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Cargo Bike
Hazard:
Passengers' feet can get caught in the rear wheel, posing a foot injury.
Remedy:
Repair
Consumer Contact:

Yuba Bicycles, toll-free at ?(877) 889-9822, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or online at www.yubabikes.com, then click on "Mundo V4.0 recall" under Recall near the bottom of the page for more information.

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
About 1,000
Description:

Passengers' feet can get caught in the rear wheel of the 26-inch Mundo V4 bikes.

Description:

The recalled bicycles are Mundo V4 cargo bikes. The 26-inch bicycles have steel frames, aluminum fenders on the front and rear wheels, and a wood utility deck mounted on the rear cargo rack. The bikes come in orange, black or blue. The word "Mundo" is on the top tube of the bicycle frame and "Yuba" is on the down tube. The serial number range for the recalled bikes is ADA11A008000 to ACA12D018000. The serial number is located on the kickstand plate.

Incidents/Injuries:

Yuba Bicycles is aware of two reports of passengers having their feet caught in the rear wheel. No injuries were reported.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled cargo bikes and contact Yuba Bicycles to receive free wheel covers/wheelskirts and have them installed at no cost.

Sold At:

Bicycles dealers nationwide and by Yuba Bicycles online from May 2011 through December 2012 for about $1099.

Importer:

Yuba Bicycles, of Sausalito, Calif.

Manufactured In:
China