The following recall has been announced:
ELLIPTICAL EXERCISE TRAINER
DETAILS: Elliptical exercise trainer sold under the model name Schwinn 460 and distributed by Nautilus Inc. of Vancouver, Wash. The elliptical was sold at Nautilus.com, Amazon.com, Dick's Sporting Goods, AAFES, specialty fitness retailers and specialty sporting goods stores nationwide between July 2008 and May 2011. Manufactured in China.
WHY: The foot plates can detach from the machine during use, posing a fall hazard.
INCIDENTS: Nautilus has received nine reports of foot plates detaching or breaking during use. One incident resulted in a person hitting his knee.
HOW MANY: About 10,000 units.
FOR MORE: Contact Nautilus at 800-259-9019 or visit the company's website at http://www.schwinn.com.