The Bowflex, Ultimate 2 Home Gym can reportedly cause injury if the rod and pulley machines' seat rail isn't manually latched. Now, about 78,000 of the machines are being recalled after at least 18 people have claimed injuries.
Registered owners are being sent free repair kits but owners who have not received a repair kit by March 10, 2009 should contact the firm.
The Bowflex is generally sold in specialty fitness retailers nationwide or through direct nautilus sales. This recall involves machines sold from June 2005 through January 2009.