Brake Failure Leads to Recall of About 200 Felt Cruiser Bicycles
About 200 cruiser bicycles are being recalled due to failing brakes.
Felt Bicycles has received 26 incident complaints involving the bikes, but no injuries have been reported.
The recall includes beach-cruiser-style Felt Deep Six and El Guapo model bicycles with one speed and coaster brakes. The Deep Six has a serial number between YI31106188 and YI31106287. The El Guapo has a serial number between YI31106288 and YI31106387. The serial number is printed on the bicycle's bottom bracket.
They were sold at bicycle specialty stores nationwide from June 2014 through March 2015 for between $600 and $750.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bicycles and contact your local Felt bicycle dealer for a free inspection and replacement of the rear hub cog/driver.
Felt Bicycles can be contacted at (866) 433-5887.