WASHINGTON, D.C. – September 19, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –
NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V607000
Potential Number of Units Affected: 778
All Products Associated with this Recall
CHICAGO SCOOTER COMPANY
2016 – 2017
Manufacturer: Chicago Scooter Company, LLC
SUMMARY: Chicago Scooter Company (Chicago Scooter) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 go. scooters manufactured September 22, 2015, to May 13, 2016. These scooters have front wheel bearings that may fail, adversely affecting handling.
CONSEQUENCE: Front wheel bearing failure may result in a loss of control of the scooter, increasing the risk of a crash.
REMEDY: Chicago Scooter will notify owners, and dealers will replace the entire front wheel, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in September 2016. Owners may contact Chicago Scooter customer service at 1-773-433-1311 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
NOTES: Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration