Recall: Camso Dirt To Snow Bike Conversion Kits
On 2018-07-06, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Camso Dirt To Snow Bike Conversion Kits due to a potential Impact & Impalement, Crash hazard. This product sold new beginning in August 2017 for about $4800 to $7700.
About 500 units are involved in this Camso of Quebec bike recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 6th recall of products in the Bicycles, Bikes & Accessories category in 2018.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 220 similar recalls,
involving about 4 million product units.
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What is the problem?
The bolts on the brakes can loosen, posing a crash or impact hazard.
How can I tell if I own this product?
This recall involves model year 2018 Camso DTS 129 and Yeti Snow MX kits that are used to convert off road motorcycles or dirt bikes to track and ski vehicles. The DTS 129 kits have a serial number starting with 9025ICEXXXX located on the conversion system frame. The Yeti Snow MX kits have a serial number starting with YE3XXXX located under the system. DTS 129 and the Camso logo or the Yeti logo are printed on the side of the product.
These items were sold new+ at Powersports dealers nationwide from August 2017 through May 2018 for about $4,800 for the DTS and $7,700 for the Yeti.
What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
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The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumers should immediately stop using bikes with the recalled conversion kits and contact an authorized Camso dealer for a free repair.
Camso toll-free at 866-533-0008 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.camso.co and click on "service and support" for more information
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
Camso has received two reports involving the DTS 129 brake disc bolts loosening and seven reports involving the Yeti Snow MX brake disc bolts loosening. No injuries have been reported.
+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.
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