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Product name Trailer Bikes
Description The recalled Hitchhiker III trailer bikes are attached to a lead bicycle by a universal joint system with two side bolts and a top-mounted quick-release bolt. The recalled NH300 model trailer bikes have the words "HITCHHIKER III" printed in red on the trailer arm and the "InSTEP" logo printed on the bottom tube and the safety flag. 
Problem The bike's universal joint system can fail, causing a rider to lose control of the bike. This poses a risk of injury to either of the two riders. 
Distribution Nationwide at retail stores including Toys "R" Us, The Sports Authority and One Step Ahead. 
Company InSTEP - 800-242-6110; web site - 
Dates sold February 2001 through May 2001. 
Date posted 05/14/2002 

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