The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced recalls of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products unless otherwise instructed. Consumers can submit reports of harm to CPSC’s new searchable on line product safety database at www.SaferProducts.gov.
Units: About 2,100
Manufacturer: Tech 4 Kids Inc., of Canada
Hazard: The front ski can crack or break, causing the snow bike to stop suddenly and posing a fall hazard.
Description: The recall includes Outer Edge brand Snow MX-Ski-Doo and Snow MX-X Games snow bikes. The Snow MX-Ski-Doo snow bike is yellow and black. The Snow MX-X Games bike is blue and black.
Sold at: Costco, sporting goods stores and other retailers nationwide and online at Amazon.com and Walmart.com from September 2010 through January 2011 for about $150.
Remedy: Return bikes to the store where purchased for a refund.