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Huffy Recalls Bikes Over Safety Concerns

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Huffy is recalling more than 5,000 kids bikes over concerns the handlebar can unexpectedly loosen and cause children to fall.

The bikes were sold exclusively at Toys R Us nationwide from January 2013 through February 2013 for about $100.

So far, no injuries have been reported.


Recall Summary
Name of Product: 2012 Huffy® 20 Inch Slider Tricycle

Hazard: The handlebar can unexpectedly loosen while in use, causing the rider to lose control.
This poses crash and fall hazards for the rider.

Units: About 5,040

Description: The recalled product is 2012 model year 20inch, 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.

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