Scooters Recalled

Date:
August 17, 2006
Category:
Sporting Goods
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
Target
The Danger:
The handlebars, wheels, and wheel brakes can break and detach, causing the rider to lose control, fall, and possibly suffer injuries.
Description:
This recall involves about 185,000 F Forward Firestreet scooters. The red or blue aluminum scooters have a fold-down frame and model number BZ 020 SP. The "F Forward" logo is noted on the stem, wheel, or base deck of the scooter.
Sold At:
Target stores nationwide from February 2004 through July 2006 for about $24.
What To Do:
Take these scooters away from children immediately and return the scooter to the nearest Target store for a $24 gift card, plus applicable sales tax. For more information, contact Target at (800) 440-0680 between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit www.target.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml06/06238.html

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