Nombre del producto:
Lithium-ion battery packs in the self-balancing scooters/hoverboards
Riesgo:

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

Remedio:
Reemplazo
Reparación
Fecha del retiro:
Marzo 23, 2017
Unidades:
About 500
Contacto para los consumidores:

Vecaro toll-free at 855-637-4061 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.VecaroLifeStyle.com  and click on Recall Notice at the bottom of the page for more information.

Detalles del retiro

Description:

This recall involves the Vecaro brand Glide65, Drift8, and Trek10 self-balancing scooter, commonly referred to as hoverboards. Hoverboards have one wheel at each end of a platform and are powered by lithium-ion battery packs. The boards have “Vecaro” printed on the front outer casing and come in black, white, red, blue, metallic gold, metallic silver, graffiti white print, and red flame print. The model number is on the right for both the Glide65 and Drift8. The Trek10 model number is on top of the board.

 
Remedio:

Consumers should immediately stop using these recalled scooters/hoverboards and contact Vecaro to return their unit to receive a free repair or a credit toward the purchase of a UL 2272 certified Vecaro Glide or Glide-X.  

Incidentes/Lesiones:

Vecaro has received three reported incidents of hoverboards smoking. No injuries or property damage have been reported.

Vendido en:

The Audio Shop and Stereo Zone in California and online at VecaroLifeStyle.com    from November 2015 through November 2016 for between $300 and $400.

Fabricado por:

Vecaro LifeStyle, of Cerritos, Calif.

Importer(s):

Vecaro LifeStyle, of Cerritos, Calif.

Fabricación en:
China
Número del retiro:
17-115