Big Aussie Deals—49cc Petrol Powered "Pocket Motorbike"
What are the defects?
The “Pocket Bike” does not comply with the requirements set out in Consumer Protection Notice No. 24 of 2011. There is a permanent ban on miniature motorbikes with unsafe design features.
What are the hazards?
Non-conformities in the braking system, footpegs and steering may result in loss of control at speed, possibly causing serious injury or death.
What should consumers do?
Customers should immediately stop using the “Pocket Bike” and contact Big Aussie Deals to receive a full refund of the purchase price.
Big Aussie Deals & Nightingale Electrics
Consumer Affairs (VIC) is the responsible regulator for this recall.