The unicycle’s lithium-ion batteries can ignite, posing a fire hazard
This recall involves Begode and Gotway-branded electric unicycles, models MSP (also known as MSuper Pro), Nikola+ and RS.
All unicycles are black and have the GW logo on both sides. The RS unicycles also have the RS logo on one side. RS and MSP models have red lines on the pedals. Nikola+ unicycles have multicolored lights around the rim, and “Gotway Nikola” is printed on the top.
There have been a total of 14 reported incidents of the recalled unicycles catching on fire, including reports of property damage and one injury.
Name of Product: Gotway and Begode unicycles
Recall Date: December 1, 2022
Recall Number: 23-055
Hazard: The unicycle’s lithium-ion batteries can ignite, posing a fire hazard.
Sold At: Online at www.ewheels.com from April 2020 through June 2021 for between $2,000 and $2,500, depending on the model.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled unicycles and contact eWheels for a free replacement battery pack. eWheels is contacting all known purchasers directly.
Units: About 500
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