Recall Alert: Adult Tri-Cycles

By Haley Burton

Recall Alert: Adult Tri-Cycles

June 27, 2012 Updated Jun 27, 2012 at 5:40 PM EDT

(WBNG Binghamton) The rear axle on the tricycles can break causing a wheel to detach causing riders to fall.

Currie Technologies is recalling about 2,100 Tri-cruiser Electric Powered Adult Tricycles.

The rear axle can break causing a rear wheel to detach, posing a fall hazard to the rider.

The recalled tricycles are battery powered with 24" wheels and a basket between the rear wheels. Their brand name, eZip or iZip, is printed on the sides of the bike and above the front wheel.

Model numbers include EZ-TRY-SD, IZ-TRY-RD, IZ-TRICR7-BL and IZ-TRY8-BL.

The tri-cycles were sold at independent bicycle shops and electric bicycle shops nationwide and online at Walmart dot com from March 2007 to March 2012.

You can contact Currie Technologies to receive a free replacement component and repair.

For additional information, contact Currie Technologies at (800) 377-4532 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. PT Monday through Friday.

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