Recall date: December 13, 2016
Recall number: 17-051

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Lithium-ion battery packs in the self-balancing scooters/hoverboards
Hazard:

The lithium-ion battery packs in the self-balancing scooters/hoverboards can overheat, posing a risk of smoking, catching fire and/or exploding.

Remedy:
Replace
Consumer Contact:

World Trading toll-free at 877-498-8697 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT

Monday through Friday or email support@worldtrading23.com for more information.

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
1,900
Description:

This recall involves Orbit brand self-balancing scooters/hoverboards. The hoverboards have two wheels at either end of a platform and are powered by lithium ion battery packs. Orbit brand hoverboards were sold in the following six colors: black, blue, gold, green, red and white.  “Orbit” is printed on a black sticker on the underside of the hoverboard.

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using these recalled products and contact World Trading to exchange their hoverboard for a free UL-certified replacement hoverboard.

Sold At:

Evine’s televised shopping programs and online at evine.com in December 2015 for about $300.

Importer(s):

World Trading, of Valencia, Calif.

Manufactured In:
China