Archive for the 'Sports & Recreation Recalls' Category

Cybex International Recalls Decline Free Weight Benches Due to Fall and Injury Hazards (Recall Alert)

January 9th, 2014 by ConsumerBob

The frame of the bench can collapse forward onto the user, posing fall and injury hazards.

American Honda Recalls Foreman ATVs Due to Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)

October 29th, 2013 by ConsumerBob

The ATV’s steering shaft can break unexpectedly and cause the rider to lose steering control and crash. This poses a risk of injury or death to riders.

Krankcycle by Matrix with Detachable Seat Recalled by Johnson Health Tech Due to Fall Hazard

July 25th, 2013 by ConsumerBob

The seat on all Johnny G. Krankcycles by Matrix with detachable seats can unexpectedly come off of the cardio equipment’s frame during use.

Polaris Recalls Ranger Off-Highway Vehicles Due to Burn Hazard (Recall Alert)

June 19th, 2013 by ConsumerBob

The firewall behind the driver and passenger seats on the 2011 Polaris Ranger RZR XP 900 can overheat and melt.

Axis Arrows Recalled by Easton Due to Injury Hazard

June 19th, 2013 by ConsumerBob

The arrows, used for target archery and bow hunting, can break when fired and hit the user and others nearby.

Gerber Recalls Machetes with Stitched Sheaths Due to Laceration Hazard

June 6th, 2013 by ConsumerBob

The Bear Grylls Parang machete’s blade can cut throught the sheath’s stitching.

DiveAlert Emergency Signaling Devices Recalled by Ideations Due to Drowning Hazard

June 5th, 2013 by ConsumerBob

The signaling devices can malfunction and restrict the diver’s air flow.

3T Design Recalls Cervélo Bicycles with Aura Pro Handlebars Due to Risk of Injury

April 25th, 2013 by ConsumerBob

The custom bicycle handlebar’s clamps can detach during riding causing the rider to lose control. The handlebars are on 2013 Cervélo P-Series bicycles.

Trident Diving Equipment Recalls High-Pressure Scuba Diving Air Hoses Due to Drowning Hazard

April 20th, 2013 by ConsumerBob

The diving hose that connects the regulator to the tank’s pressure gauge can leak.

Gerbings Recalls Heated Jacket Liners Due to Burn Hazard

April 18th, 2013 by ConsumerBob

A defective wire connector in Gerbings and Harley-Davidson jacket liners can cause the liner to overheat.