Tuesday, November 01, 2011

Bike Trailer Recall

From the CPSC:

Units: About 2,700 

Manufacturer: Weehoo Inc., of Golden, Colo.

Hazard: The receiver on the trailer's seat post hitch can crack and cause the trailer to detach, posing fall and crash hazards.

Description: 2011 Weehoo iGo bicycle trailers manufactured between April and July 2011 have a steel frame with an adjustable seat for passengers 38 to 52 inches tall, two pedals with straps, an enclosed sprocket and chain, a 20-inch wheel, two pannier pockets, a flagpole and a flag. The seat, pannier pockets and flag are made of red, heavy-duty nylon.

Sold at: Bicycle retail stores nationwide from April to July 2011 for about $390.