The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced recalls of the following product. Consumers should stop using recalled product unless otherwise instructed.
Units: About 11,000
Manufacturer: Mirraco LLC, of Carlsbad, Calif.
Hazard: The front wheel forks could have been welded improperly. This poses a risk that the weld could fail, and the rider could lose control and fall.
Description: The recall involves the following Mirraco model BMX bicycles: Blend 1, 1s, 2, 3 and 6; Black Pearl 1, 2 and 3; Fivestar Park; Icon Moto; and Icon 20Forty.
Sold at: Authorized Mirraco dealers nationwide from November 2006 through January 2007 for $265 to $550.
Remedy: Stop using the bicycles and have them inspected by a Mirraco dealer. If the bicycle is part of the recall, the fork will be replaced free of charge.
Contact: Call 888-431-7653 or visit www.mirrabikeco.com