Release Date: February XX, 2022
Release Number: 22-DRAFT V.5 2-17-22
Commencal Recalls Ramones 14-Inch Kids Bicycles Due to Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)
Name of Product: Commencal Ramones 14-Inch Bicycles
Hazard: Federal regulations require bicycles with seat heights that measure at or below 25 inches to be equipped with foot brakes. These bicycles are equipped only with hand brakes and can pose a crash hazard or a risk of injury to young children who might not be able to stop the bicycles using handbrakes only.
Consumers should immediately take the recalled bikes away from children, stop using them, and contact the firm for a free repair kit. Commencal Corp. is contacting all purchasers directly by email.
Consumer Contact: Commencal Corp. toll-free at 844-884-9085 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday, or online at COMMENCAL RECALL or at COMMENCAL USA and click on Recall at the bottom of the page for more information.
Units: About 925
Description: This recall involves the Commencal Ramones 14-inch children’s bicycles. The single speed bicycles have handbrakes but do not have footbrakes. The bicycles were sold in multiple colors with the model year printed on the front fork leg stickers. The following Commencal Ramones 14-inch bicycles are included in the recall:
Incidents/Injuries: None reported
Sold at: Online at COMMENCAL USA from December 2014 through March 2021 for between $230 and $320.
Importer: Comesport SA, of Andorra
Distributor: Commencal Corp., of Golden, Colorado
Manufactured in: Thailand
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