Toy Group Australia (TGA)—Bicycle

PRA number


Published date

Product description

Four models of children's bicycles sold in Kmart stores from November 2004 to December 2004:
Hot Wheels 16" Boys Bike Item No. 240 APN 9323247002400
Hot Wheels 20" Boys Bike Item No. 246 APN 9323247002462
Princess 16" Girls Bike Item No.239 APN 9323

Reasons the product is recalled

Testing indicated that the bicycles have a defective headstem and handle bar system made out of sub standard materials. Potentially these items could bend if put under extreme duress.

The hazards to consumers


What consumers should do

Return bicycles to Kmart for a full refund.


Toy Group Australia (TGA)

Where the product was sold


Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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