Recall: Xootr adult kick scooters
On 2017-04-06, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Xootr adult kick scooters due to a potential fall hazard. This product sold new beginning in November 2016 for about $270.
About 3,000 units are involved in this Xootr of Old Forge scooter recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 1st recall of products in the Scuba Diving/Water Activity Equipment category in 2017.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 60 similar recalls,
involving about 500,000 product units.
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What is the problem?
The steer support can break during normal use, posing a fall hazard to the user.
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 the recalled scooters and contact the firm to receive the free repair.
Xootr at 800-816-2724 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, by email at email@example.com or online at www.xootr.com and click on "Recall Information" for more information.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
The firm has received six reports of breaks in steer supports, resulting in one report of scrapes and bruises from a fall.
+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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