Mini motorbikes – Pocket bike

Recall published
2007-04-02
Brand
Product title
Mini motorbikes – Pocket bike
Product description
Risk
This product poses a risk of: (i) injuries because: - drive chain and sprocket are insufficiently guarded; - the steering's free movement is being fouled by the fairing assembly; - front brake operating cable is not properly locked in position at the brake lever end; - the product has various sharp edges; - handle bar levers are not ball-ended; - speed limiting device is not fitted; - throttle control is not self closing; - engine stop has no re-set and the wiring is insecure; (ii) fire and injuries because fuel is vented via the fuel cap, directly in front of the rider which has health, machine control and fire hazard implications. This product does not comply with the Machinery Directive.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities: Seizure of the product ordered by the authorities
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Minibike-WQ-01. Red and silver mini motorbike – two stroke air cooled 47cc engine. No packaging.
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Fire Injuries
Country of origin
Unknown
RAPEX Reference
0323/07
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
United Kingdom

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