CPSC: Camso Dirt To Snow Bike Conversion Kits
On 2017-12-01, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a cpsc regarding Camso Dirt To Snow Bike Conversion Kits due to a potential Crash and Impact hazard. This product sold new beginning in August 2016 for about $4800.
About 300 units are involved in this Camso of Quebec dirt to snow bike conversion kits recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 13th recall of products in the Bicycles, Bikes & Accessories category in 2017.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 220 similar recalls,
involving about 4 million product units.
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What is the problem?
The pin that secures the brake pads can loosen, posing a crash or impact hazard.
How can I tell if I own this product?
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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 17 reports involving the DTS 129 brake systems not functioning correctly. 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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