On Sept. 7, 2023, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recalled Lectric’s disc brake calipers sold on e-bikes due to crash and injury hazards.
According to the CPSC, the mechanical disc brake calipers (a type of brake) on the front and rear of the bikes could fail. If the brake fails, the rider can lose control leading to a crash and injuries.
Lectric received four reports of riders losing braking control.
Around 45,000 e-bike brake calipers are included in the recall.
What models are included in the e-bike brake caliper recall?
Model names of Lectric e-bikes are located on the bike’s rear rack. The recall includes the following models:
- XP 3.0 Black
- XP 3.0 Long-Range Black
- XP Step-Thru 3.0 Black
- XP Step-Thru 3.0 White
- XP Step-Thru 3.0 Long Range
- XP Step-Thru 3.0 Long Range White
The CPSC advises consumers to immediately stop using all Lectric e-bikes affected by the disc brake recall.
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