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Ride Aventon Recalls Sinch.2 Folding E-Bicycles Due to Crash and Injury Hazards

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Name of Product:

Class 2 Sinch.2 Folding E-Bicycles

Hazard:

The recalled e-bikes can accelerate unexpectedly, resulting in loss of control, posing crash and injury hazards.

Recall Date:

January 04, 2024

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Class 2 Sinch.2 electric bicycles. The folding, 500w e-bikes were sold in silver (quicksilver) and blue (sapphire.) The e-bike has front and rear tires and foldable handlebars. The name “Aventon” is printed on the side of the downtube of the e-bike frame and “Sinch.2” is printed on the chain stay that runs to the rear of the bicycle connecting the rear wheel to the frame.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled e-bikes and contact a Ride Aventon authorized dealer to schedule a free repair, including a software update to the controller.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received six reports of the recalled e-bikes accelerating unexpectedly. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At:

Bicycle stores nationwide and online at BestBuy.com and Eriksbikeshop.com from April 2023 through August 2023 for about $1,800.

Importer(s):

Ride Aventon Inc., of Brea, California

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About the U.S. CPSC

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risk of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product-related incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of injuries associated with consumer products over the past 50 years.

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