Stateside Powersports Recalls to Repair 90cc Youth Model ATVs
The following product safety recall was voluntarily conducted by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of Product: Long Chang Lion 90cc All-Terrain Vehicles (ATVs)
Units: About 100
Distributor: Stateside Powersports, of Bluffton, Ind.
Hazard: The ATVs lack adequate tire labeling, tire pressure gauge, adequate stop engine switch and other safety requirements which could result in injury to consumers.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Description: The recall includes all Long Chang Lion 90cc ATVs sold in black, blue, green and red. "Lion" is printed on the side of the gas tank and "90" is printed below the seat area on each side of the ATV.
Sold at: ATV dealerships and online nationwide from May 2006 through December 2006 for about $1,000.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Registered owners have been notified about this recall by mail. Consumers with a recalled ATV should contact Stateside Powersports or their local dealer to schedule a free repair.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, call Stateside Powersports at (888) 801-4424 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or go to the firm's Web site at www.statesidepowersports.com, or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
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