Dutch Gazelle Recalls Thousands E-Bike Batteries
DIEREN, The Netherlands – Due to corrosion 3 cases of short circuited batteries have occurred at Gazelle electric bicycles in the past year. It urged the company to recall batteries from particular series fitted in Gazelle e-bikes which were delivered to dealers from March 1, 2012 to February 11, 2013.
The thousands of recalled batteries have a Made in Japan sticker and hold production numbers beginning with 20 and 29. Gazelle doesn’t want to name the battery manufacturer. The bike maker informed its dealers yesterday on the recall.