Injury Risk Prompts Huffy to Recall Torex Ride-on Toy UTVs Sold at Walmart

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Recalled Huffy Torex V24 ride-on toy UTV

Huffy has recalled over five thousand battery powered ride-on vehicles because the they move on their own unexpectedly.

There have been 36 reported incidents where the Huffy Torex 24V ride-on UTV moved unexpectedly when connecting the battery after charging. This could pose an injury hazard, however, so far no injuries have been reported.

About 5,150 units of this toy vehicle were sold at Walmart stores nationwide and online at www.walmart.com. The product was available from August 2019 through to September 2020 and cost around $500.

The specific recalled toy is: Huffy-branded Torex 24-volt ride-on toy UTV (model number 17249).

These toy UTVs are black with red trim, and have “Torex” labels placed on its front and sides.

Recalled Huffy Torex V24 ride-on toy UTV model and date code location

They were manufactured between June 2019 and November 2019 with the following date codes:

16919
17119
18019
19019
20019
20219
20519
24819
24919
25019
25219
25319
25419
32219
32319
33719

The model number and date codes are located under left rear wheel well above left rear wheel.

Use of this toy should stop immediately and Huffy should be contacted for a free replacement controller.

Customers can contact Huffy via:

Telephone toll-free at 888-366-3828 from 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday

email at torex@huffy.com

Website at www.huffybikes.com/recalls/

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