Skip to main content Recalls Self-Balancing Scooters/Hoverboards Due to Fire Hazard

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Name of Product:
Self-balancing scooters/hoverboards
The lithium-ion battery packs in the self-balancing scooters/hoverboards can overheat, posing a risk of the products smoking, catching fire and/or exploding.
Recall Date:
July 06, 2016
About 4,300
Consumer Contact at 800-843-2446 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or online at and click on Customer Service at the bottom of the page, then Online Help Center, then "Hover Board" Self-Balancing Electric Scooter Announcement for more information.

Recall Details


Consumers should immediately stop using these recalled products and contact for instructions on receiving a full refund.


There has been one report of the battery packs in the self-balancing scooters/hoverboards overheating and catching on fire. There have been no reports of injuries or property damage.

Sold At

Online at from September 2015 through December 2015 for between $365 and $485.

Manufactured In:

", of Salt Lake City, Utah


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