|Office of Information and Public Affairs||Washington, DC 20207|
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 29, 2002
Release # 02-240
|Haro Recall Hotline: (800) 289-4276
CPSC Consumer Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: Kim Dulic, (301) 504-0580 Ext. 1183
Haro has not received any reports of incidents or injuries. This recall is being conducted to prevent the possibility of injury.
The recall includes the 2003 Haro BMX freestyle bicycles. The models involved are the F2 and the Backtrail XO. The model names are printed on the top and down tube of the F2, and on the top tube of the Backtrail XO.
Independent bicycle shops nationwide sold these bicycles from May 2002 through August 2002 for between $190 and $200.
should stop using the recalled bicycles immediately and contact Haro to
learn where to take their bicycles to have the crankset replaced free of
charge. For more information, consumers can contact Haro toll-free at (800)
289-4276 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday.