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Product name SlideCarver Scooters
Description The SlideCarver is a three-wheeled scooter which is designed to be steered both in the front and back. The steering design allows riders to shift weight and change direction while maintaining control. It has twin-disc brakes, and wide tires equipped with wear indicators. The SlideCarver stands 39.5 inches high by 20 inches wide, has a 26.5-inch wheelbase, weighs approximately 26.5 pounds, and can be folded. "BMW" and "SlideCarver" are written on the underside of the rider platform of these scooters. 
Problem The front column of the scooter does not meet impact resistant standards. The handlebar column can break if the scooter hits an object, which can cause a rider to fall and suffer injuries. 
Distribution BMW dealerships and on the firm's Web site. 
Company BMW - 800-831-1117 
Dates sold December 2003 through July 2004 
Date posted 09/29/2004 

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