Huffy Recalls Slider Tricycles Due to Loss of Control Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Toys R Us

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.

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Recall date: Tháng Tư 17, 2013
Recall number: 13-170
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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.

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. 

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Recall Details

Units

About 5,040

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

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