WASHINGTON, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.
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Name of Product: Horizon Fitness and LIVESTRONG™ Fitness Elliptical Trainers
Units: About 18,000
Distributor: Johnson Health Tech North America Inc., of Cottage Grove, Wis.
Hazard: The foot pedal can become disengaged, posing a fall hazard.
Incidents/Injuries: The firm is aware of 58 reports of foot pedal disengagements. No injuries have been reported.
Description: The recalled products are elliptical trainers branded under the Horizon Fitness and LIVESTRONG Fitness names. The brand name is located at the top of the console display with the model numbers just below and the serial numbers are located on the front support tube of the trainer. The recalled models and serial numbers are listed below.
Serial Number Range
EP5130909CX00001 - EP5130909CX00645;
EP5130909CY00646 - EP5130909CY00903;
EP5130909CX00904 - EP5130910CX01893
EP5140909CX00259 - EP5140910CX00387
EP5160909CX00121 - EP5160910CX00142
EP5180909CX02194 - EP5180910CX01290
EP515N232090001 - EP515N332090519; EP515X639090001 - EP515X245090129
Serial Number Range
EP5250908CN00001 - EP5250908CN01679;
EP5250909CX00001 - EP5250911CX00296
EP5270907CN00016; EP5270908CN00001 - EP5270908CN01682;
EP5270909CX00001 - EP5270911CX00120
EP5280908CN00003 - EP5280908CN01534;
EP5280909CX00001 - EP5280911CX00550
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should stop using the elliptical machines immediately and contact Johnson Health Tech NA to schedule a free in-home replacement of the defective pedals.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Johnson Health Tech NA at (800) 962-3596 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or visit the firm's Web sites at www.horizonfitness.com and www.livestrongfitness.com. Consumers can contact the firm also via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Photos available at www.cpsc.gov.
CPSC is still interested in receiving incident or injury reports that are either directly related to this product recall or involve a different hazard with the same product. Please tell us about it by visiting https://www.cpsc.gov/cgibin/incident.aspx.
Firm's Recall Hotline: (800) 962-3596
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908
SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission