April 3, 2014
Hazard: The bindings can release unexpectedly, posing a fall hazard to snowboarders.
Units: About 767
Description: This recall involves Kwicker and Kwicker BC snowboard bindings. Kwicker bindings are black and silver with a green release lever knob and have item number B1304028010 printed on the binding’s box. Kwicker BC bindings are silver with a green release lever knob and green lock loop and have item number B1304027010 printed on the binding’s box. KWICKER is printed in white on the side of the Kwicker bindings and on the top of the Kwicker BC bindings.
Sold at: Sporting goods stores nationwide from October 2013 through December 2013 for about $200.
Importer: K2 Sports, of Seattle, Wash.
Manufactured in: Taiwan
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bindings and contact K2 Sports to arrange for free replacement bindings and installation. K2 Sports is contacting its customers directly.
Consumer Contact: K2 Sports at (800) 985-2191 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, by email at email@example.com or online at www.k2sports.com and click on “Important Safety Information” for more information.