Bowflex home gym equipment recalled due to risk of injury

Consumer Reports News: March 03, 2009 05:13 PM

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Nautilus, Inc. today announced a voluntary recall of all Bowflex Ultimate 2 Home Gyms sold from June 2005 through January 2009. Nautilus has received 18 reports of injuries caused by unlatched seat rails that have fallen, resulting in head and shoulder lacerations. If you own this product, stop using it immediately and contact Nautilus for a free repair kit at 800-259-9019, or visit

Find out what you should consider before buying home exercise equipment, and see new Ratings (subscribers only) on ellipticals, treadmills, stationary bikes, and the Bowflex Treadclimber

E-mail Newsletters

FREE e-mail Newsletters! Choose from cars, safety, health, and more!
Already signed-up?
Manage your newsletters here too.

Health News


Cars Build & Buy Car Buying Service
Save thousands off MSRP with upfront dealer pricing information and a transparent car buying experience.

See your savings


Mobile Get Ratings on the go and compare
while you shop

Learn more