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$2,000-$2,500 Treadmills Being Recalled

JUNE 07, 2006 -- (9:45) In cooperation with the CPSC, some 700 Endurance treadmills are being recalled. Endurance is ba division of Body Solid. They were manufactured in China by Joong Chen Industries.

The treadmill can unexpectedly accelerate or decelerate, possibly causing the user to lose control and fall. Endurance has received nine reports of speed control problems. No injuries have been reported.

The recall includes the T7, T7.1, T8 and T9.1 models of the Endurance treadmills. They are black and silver. The model number is located along the side of the running surface near the end of the treadmill. Consumers should check the serial number, located on the front lower shroud of the treadmill along the vertical surface on a white sticker, and contact the company to confirm their treadmill is included in the recall.

The units were sold fitness equipment stores from September 2004 through April 2005 for between $2,000 and $2,500.


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