The handlebar can unexpectedly loosen while in use, causing the rider to lose control. This poses crash and fall hazards for the rider. No incidents or injuries have been reported.
This recall involves about 5,040 tricycles. The recalled product is 2012 model year 20-inch, three-wheeled Slider. The tricycle has a white frame with a black seat and black handlebars. "Huffy" is printed on the front of the frame; "Slider" is printed on the frame's side. The model number, 98682, is located on the frame under the seat.
Toys R Us nationwide from January 2013 through February 2013 for about $100.
Immediately stop using the tricycle and contact Huffy for instructions on how to obtain a refund toll-free at (888) 366-3828 or online at huffybikes.com and click on "Product Recall" on the bottom of the page.
Huffy toll-free at (888) 366-3828 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.huffybikes.com and click on “Product Recall” on the bottom of the page.
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