The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced the recall of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products unless otherwise instructed. Consumers can submit reports of harm to CPSC’s searchable online product safety database at www.SaferProducts.gov. A searchable food and medical product recall database is available at www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/default.htm.
Units: About 23,000
Hazard: The front fork can separate from the wheel, and riders can fall or crash.
Description: Baja Motorsports MB200 gas-powered mini bikes manufactured from August 2010 through August 2012 have a black frame with a black padded seat, a gas tank and fenders that are black, red or yellow, side reflectors and a headlight. A decal with the words “Baja” and “Warrior” and the number 200 inside a circle with wings is on both sides of the gas tank. This mini bike also may be known as WR96, WR200, Baja Heat, Baja Carbon and Mini Baja. The date of manufacture is on the bottom right of the Vehicle Emissions Control Information label in the MM/YY format.
Sold at: Northern Tool Equipment, Pep Boys and Tractor Supply Company from February 2010 to September 2013 for about $650.
Remedy: Stop using the bikes and contact Baja Motorsports to schedule a repair.
Contact: Call 888-863-2252 or visit www.bajamotorsports.com.