Cybex International Recalls Leg Press Due to Risk of Injury

The weight platform locking mechanism can fail and the backrest can disengage during normal use.

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Recall date: December 06, 2012
Recall number: 13-709
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    Cybex leg press model 16110

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Leg Press

Hazard:

The weight platform locking mechanism can fail and the backrest can disengage during normal use, posing a risk of injury to the consumer.

Consumer Contact:

Cybex International; toll-free at (888) 678-3846, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, by e-mail at Recall16110@cybexintl.com or online at  www.cybexintl.com and click on Service & Support, then Service and then Recalls for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 430

Description

This recall involves Cybex model 16110 plate-loaded leg presses used in commercial gyms. The leg presses have a metal frame, an adjustable backrest and can be ordered in a variety of colors. The name “Cybex” is located on the outer left side of the upper frame. The Serial Number label can be found on the lower main frame near the floor and ranges from D072216110 through G091416110.

Incidents/Injuries

Cybex has received four reports of incidents. No injuries have been reported.

Remedy

Commercial locations should immediately stop using these leg presses until they order and install a free repair kit. Cybex International is contacting its customers directly.

Sold at

Authorized Cybex dealers and distributors nationwide from July 2009 to September 2012 for about $4,035.

Manufacturer

Cybex International Inc., of Owatonna, Minn.

Manufactured in

United States

  • Cybex leg press model 16110