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Online vendor recalls 22,000 Ancheer e-bikes because the batteries can explode

Published October 13, 2022

WASHINGTON (BRAIN) — Ancheer is recalling about 22,000 e-bikes, sold by e-commerce sites including aliexpress,, eBay and others because the bikes' lithium-ion batteries can ignite, explode, or spark. 

The bikes were sold from 2016 through June 2022 for $280-$930. Ancheer has received six reports of incidents involving fire, explosions, or sparks, including four reports of burn injuries.

Consumers are. being told to stop using the recalled e-bikes immediately and contact Ancheer for a free replacement battery and battery mount. Consumers can reach Ancheer toll-free at 888-661-1330 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, except on public holidays, by email at A CPSC notice refers consumers to the page for additional recall information but that information was unavailable on Thursday morning. 

The 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. 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.

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They were made in China and distributed by Shenzhen Sailvan Network Technology Ltd. d/b/a Ancheer, of China.

More information: CPSC recall notice |

Topics associated with this article: Electric bike

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