Big Aussie Deals—49cc Petrol Powered "Pocket Motorbike"

PRA number

2014/14114

Published date

Product description

49cc Petrol-Powered Miniature Motorbike
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Identifying features
Petersea PB201 2013

Other identifying numbers

Petersea PB201
2013

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.

Traders who sold this product

Big Aussie Deals & Nightingale Electrics

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

Consumer Affairs (VIC) is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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