Pulse Performance Products of Santa Fe Springs, Calif., is recalling about 8,900 children’s electric scooters.
The knuckle that joins the wheel to the axle can break, posing a fall hazard to the rider.
No incidents or injuries have been reported.
This recall involves Pulse Safe Start Transform electric scooters for children with manufacturing date codes between September 10, 2016 and October 11, 2016.
The date code is printed on a label located under the platform in format XX(month)/XX(day)/2016 – 066QY. The scooters were sold in blue and have two wheels in front and one in the rear.
The scooters, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively at Target stores nationwide from October 2016, through November 2016, for about $100.
What to do
Consumers should immediately take the recalled scooters away from children and contact Pulse Performance Products for a full refund.
Consumers may contact Pulse Performance Products toll-free at 844-287-8711 from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. (PT) Monday through Friday or online at www.pulsescooters.com and click on “CPSC Safety Recalls” for more information.