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...]

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...]

Local Legendary Weirdo Hits the Big Time

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One of the “perks” to working in a shop is getting to interact with the fine folks who ride a bike out of circumstance rather than choice. There’s really not a lot of subsets to this species of cyclist. They either fall into the “lost license due to excessive drinking” category or the much more interesting “can’t get a license due to being insane” segment. I’ve worked in … [Read more...]