RacerMate Recalls CompuTrainer Blue Flywheels Due to Risk

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Recall Date: March 18, 2016 Recall Number: 16-125 RacerMate Recalls CompuTrainer Blue Flywheels Due to Risk of Injury http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/RacerMate-Recalls-CompuTrainer-Blue-Flywheels/ Recall Summary Name of Product: CompuTrainer Blue Flywheels Hazard: The blue flywheel can shatter while in use and throw metal pieces into the air. This poses a risk of injury from … [Read more...]

SRAM Recalls Zipp Bicycle Quick Releases Due to Crash Hazard

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Recall Summary Name of Product: Zipp® bicycle quick releases Hazard: The quick releases can fail to engage in the closed position, posing crash and injury hazards to the rider. Remedy: Replace Consumers should immediately stop using any bicycles equipped with the recalled quick releases and contact SRAM or their local bicycle dealer for a free replacement quick release. Consumer … [Read more...]

SRAM Recalls Zipp Bicycle Wheel Hubs Due to Crash Hazard

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Recall Summary Name of Product: Zipp 88 aluminum front hubs Hazard: The hub flanges on the front hubs can fail, posing a crash and injury hazard. Remedy: Replace Consumers should immediately stop using bicycles equipped with the recalled front hubs and contact SRAM or local bicycle dealer for a free replacement hub. Consumer Contact: SRAM at 800-346-2928 between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. ET … [Read more...]

Quick Release Product Recall Involving 13 Manufactures

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Thirteen Manufacturers, Distributors Recall Bicycles with Front Disc Brakes to Replace Quick Release Lever Due to Crash Hazard Recall date: SEPTEMBER 29, 2015 Recall number: 15-253 Bicycles equipped with front disc brakes and quick-release levers are being recalled. Hazard: An open quick release lever on the bicycle’s front wheel hub can come into contact with the front disc brake … [Read more...]

Cycling Sports Group Recalls Cannondale Mountain Bicycles

Recall Summary Name of Product: Cannondale mountain bicycles with OPI stem/steering tube Hazard: The OPI stem/steering tube assemblies can fail, posing a risk of injury from a fall. Remedy: Repair Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bicycle and take it to the nearest authorized Cannondale dealer for a free repair. Cannondale dealers will fit a locking reinforcement … [Read more...]

Colnago Recalls Bicycles and Frame Kits Due to Crash Hazard

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Recall Summary Name of Product: Bicycles and bicycle frame kits Hazard: The front brakes can detach from fork during use, posing a crash hazard. Remedy: Replace Consumers should stop using the recalled bicycles and bicycle frame kits and contact Colnago America for a free inspection. If the hole in the front fork for the brake mounting bolt is not at least 12 mm in depth, the front … [Read more...]

Civia Cycles Recalls Hyland Bicycles And Aluminum Civia Fenders

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Name of Product: Hyland Bicycles and Aluminum Fenders Hazard: The fender mounting bracket can break or bend, posing a fall hazard to the rider. Remedy: Refund. Consumers should immediately stop riding bicycles with the recalled fenders and contact an authorized Civia Cycles dealer to receive a $60 credit. Consumer Contact: Civia Cycles toll-free at (877) 311-7686 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. … [Read more...]

Specialized Bicycle Components Recalls Aerobars Due to Fall Hazard

Recall Summary Name of Product: Aerobars Bicycle Handlebars Hazard: The bolt used to affix the aerobars to the bicycle can loosen, posing a fall hazard to the rider. Remedy: Replace Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled aerobars and contact Specialized Bicycle Components to receive replacement extension mounting hardware. Consumer Contact: Specialized Bicycle … [Read more...]

SRAM Recalls Zipp 88 Bicycle Wheel Hubs Due To Hazards

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Recall Summary Name of Product: Zipp 88 aluminum hubs for bicycle wheels Hazard: The hub flange ring on the front hub can fail posing a crash and injury hazard. Remedy: Replace Consumer Contact: SRAM at (800) 346-2928 between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. ET Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET on Friday, or visit www.sram.com or www.zipp.com and click on Recall Notice for more … [Read more...]

Bicycle Helmets Recalled by UVEX Sports Due to Risk of Head Injury

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Recall Summary Name of Product: UVEX Bicycle Helmets Hazard: The anchor for the helmet’s chinstrap can fail, causing the helmets to slide off the head, posing a head injury hazard. The bicycle helmets also do not comply with the impact requirements of the CPSC safety standards for bicycle helmets. Remedy: Refund, Replace Consumer Contact: UVEX Sports Inc. toll-free at (844) … [Read more...]