Trek MT220 Girls Bicycles Recalled

Date:
February 7, 2008
Category:
Sporting Goods
Company/Brand:
Trek Bicycle
The Danger:
The bicycle's frame can break during use, causing the rider to lose control and suffer injuries.
Description:
The recall involves about 49,000 Trek girls' bicycles model MT220 and the following model years:
  • 2005 (light metallic blue)
  • 2006 (metallic silver and metallic purple or pink and pearl white)
  • 2007 (pink and white pearl or metallic purple).
The model name is printed on the frame of the bicycle. Model year 2008 bicycles are not included in this recall.
Sold At:
Authorized Trek dealers nationwide from April 2004 through June 2007 for about $300.
What To Do:
Take the recalled bicycle away from children immediately and return it to a Trek dealer for a free replacement MT220 girl's bicycle or a $100 discount on a different size Trek bicycle. For additional information, consumers can contact Trek at (800) 373-4594 between 8 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday and between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Saturday, or visit their Web site at www.trekbikes.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml08/08186.html

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