This recall involves Fuji women’s cruiser bicycles. The 2008 through 2010 models Saratoga 1.0, Saratoga 2.0, Saratoga 3.0 and Saratoga 4.0 are included.
The bicycles are various colours. “Fuji” and “Saratoga” alone or “Saratoga” along with the model number is printed on the frame of the bicycle. Serial numbers beginning with ICFJ7, ICFJ8, ICFJ9, ICFJ10 and ICFJ11 are included in this recall. The serial number is located on the bottom of the frame near the crank.
11089115, 11090115, 11090215, 11091115, 11091215, 11091315, 11967115, 11968115, 11969115, 11969215, 11970115
785749667416, 785749667454, 785749667508, 785749667553, 785749693644, 785749693682, 785749693729, 785749693743, 785749693835, 785749693781, 785749728728, 785749728759, 785749728766, 785749728797, 785749728803, 785749728827, 785749704517, 785749704524
The bicycle’s frame can break in the center of the downtube during use, causing the rider to lose control and fall.
In the United States there have been 12 reports of the bicycle frames breaking, including injuries, a head laceration requiring 20 stitches and scrapes and bruises.
Neither Health Canada nor Vellend Tech Inc. has received any reports of incidents or injuries to Canadians related to the use of these bicycles.
Consumers should immediately stop riding the recalled bicycle and return it to any authorized Fuji Bicycle dealer for a free replacement frame.
For more information, consumers may contact Vellend Tech Inc. at 416-251-5006 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Approximately 259 of the recalled bicycles were sold in Canada.
Time Period Sold
The recalled products were sold from January 2008 to November 2011.
Manufactured in China.
Top Sport International Ltd., China
Vellend Tech Inc., Etobicoke, Ontario