Hollywood Engineering, Inc.
Models: Hollywood HR300
Number Involved: 300
Dates of Manufacture: March - April 1998
Defect: The hitch racks on these bicycle racks were welded without support gussets, allowing them to crack, sag or fall off the vehicle. If the rack falls off the vehicle, damage to following vehicles could occur, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash.
Remedy: These racks will be
exchanged for new racks. Owners who own these bicycle racks should contact Hollywood at
1-800-747-4085, to have them exchanged for properly manufactured racks. Distributor
notification began July 13, 1998. [NHTSA Recall No. 98E026]