More than 22,000 Ancheer E-bikes sold online through major outlets including Amazon, Sears and Walmart has been recalled as the lithium-ion batteries can ignite, explode or spark, posing fire, explosion and burn hazards.
This recall involves Ancheer e-bikes with model number AM001907. The model number can be found on the e-bike packaging and in the instruction manual but cannot be found on the bike itself. A water bottle shaped cylindrical battery distinguishes model AM001907 from other models. The bikes are black and have 26-inch wheels. “Ancheer” is printed on the downtube.
Ancheer has received six reports of incidents involving fire, explosions, or sparks, including four reports of burn injuries.
The bikes were sold online at online at www.aliexpress.com, www.ancheer.shop, www.amazon.com, www.ebay.com, www.newegg.com, www.overstock.com, www.rakuten.com, www.sears.com, www.walmart.com and www.wish.com from January 2016 through June 2022 for between $280 and $930.