The Journal Gazette
 
 
Tuesday, January 12, 2021 3:28 pm

Academy Sports + Outdoors recalls Ozone 500 Density Bicycles

Academy Sports + Outdoors recalls Ozone 500 Density Bicycles due to the locking hardware on the front wheel can become loose resulting in front wheel instability, posing fall and injury hazards.

This recall involves Ozone 500 Density series bicycles. The model number can be found on the seat tube. “Ozone 500” is printed on the frame. The bicycles were sold in multiple colors.

Model Number

Description

164539

Ozone 500 Boys' Density 24 in Bicycle

162803

Ozone 500 Women's Density 26 in 18-Speed Bicycle

164537

Ozone 500 Girls' Density 24 in Bicycle

162805

Ozone 500 Men's Density 26 in 18-Speed Bicycle

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bicycles and contact Academy Sports + Outdoors for a free repair or free replacement hardware.

Consumers can contact Academy Sports + Outdoors toll-free at 888-922-2336 from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. CT daily, customerservice@academy.com, or online at www.academy.com and click on “Product Recalls” at the bottom of the page for more information.

The bicycles were sold at Academy Sports + Outdoors stores and online at www.academy.com from October 2020 through November 2020 for about $115.


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