URBAN626 Recalls Electric Scooters Due to Fall Hazard

This recall involves all models of the URB-E electric scooter. The foldable electric scooters are aluminum and carbon fiber. They have two wheels and came in black, gray or white.

Recall Details
  • Hazard
    The bolt below the seat can crack, posing a fall hazard.
  • Remedy
    Repair
  • Incidents
    The firm has received three reports of incidents, one resulting in a scraped knee.
  • Consumer Action
    Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled units and contact URBAN626 for a free repair kit. URBAN626 will reimburse consumers if they choose to have a bike repair shop replace the bolt.
  • Sold At
    URBAN626 stores in Pasadena, Calif., and online at amazon.com and URB-E.com from August 2015 through June 2016 for between $1,500 and $2,000. 
 
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