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Brompton folding e-bike recall: free upgrade to combat mudguard issue

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Alex Bowden

Alex has been editor of ebiketips since 2021. He previously contributed news, reviews and more to and has also had a parallel (largely lapsed) career writing about cricket for various publications.


1 year 11 months ago

Had it happen to me. The issue is the rubber flap could fold up under neath and was the perfect thickness to act as a very effective brake. 
threw me forwards as the front wheel is the driven wheel (front hub) for the electric motor, so it rotated the whole bike 

wrists took a battering 

1 year 11 months ago

Couldn't that happen on any bike?