Pedego of Fountain Valley, Calif., is recalling about 11,600 electrical bicycles.
An improperly manufactured electrical cable may cause the bicycle to speed up unexpectedly, posing a fall hazard to the consumer.
The agency has acquired 5 stories of the bike’s electrical cable malfunctioning, inflicting the bike to unexpectedly speed up. No accidents have been reported.
This recall includes six fashions of Pedego electrical bikes. Fashions embrace the Interceptor (Together with Platinum Version), Metropolis Commuter (Together with Mid Drive Version and Black Version), Boomerang Plus, Ridge Rider, Path Tracker (Together with Gorilla Version) and Stretch (Together with Twin Drive Version).
The mannequin title is printed on the chain guard or chain keep of the bike. The bikes have been offered in numerous colours. Pedego is printed on the bike body.
The bikes, manufactured I China and Vietnam, have been offered at bicycle shops nationwide and on-line at www.pedego.com from January 2018, by August 2020, for between $3,000 and $4,700.
What to do
Customers ought to instantly cease utilizing the recalled bicycles and speak to an area Pedego seller to rearrange for a free restore.
Customers might contact Pedego toll-free at (888) 871-7115 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. (ET) Sunday by Saturday, or on-line at www.pedegobikerecall.expertinquiry.com and click on on “FAQ” on the high of the web page for extra info.
Native Pedego seller contact information might be discovered at: www.pedegoelectricbikes.com/dealers.