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...]

Trek Recalls Almost 1 Million Bicycles After Rider Becomes Paralyzed

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Trek Bicycles has issued a recall of of almost 1 million bikes after a series of accidents, one of which left a rider paralyzed. The recall includes all Trek models equipped with front disc brakes and a quick release lever that opens past 180 degrees on the front wheel. This lever can get caught in the disc brake, causing the wheel to come to a sudden stop or completely separate from the bike … [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...]

Felt Bicycles Recalls Cyclocross Bicycles Due to Risk of Injury

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Recall Summary Name of Product: Felt Cyclocross Bicycles Hazard: The frame of the bicycle could break, causing the rider to lose control, fall and suffer injuries. Remedy: Replace Consumer Contact: Felt Bicycles toll-free at (866) 433-5887 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.feltracing.com and click on “Notices” for more information. Recall … [Read more...]

Cane Creek Recalls Bicycle Shocks Due to Risk of Injury

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Recall Summary Name of Product: DBINLINE Rear Shock Hazard: The shock absorber is marked with graphics that incorrectly identify the adjustment directions for High Speed Rebound (HSR) damping. Following these directions will cause unexpected behavior by a bike’s suspension and pose a fall hazard to a rider. Remedy: Repair Consumer Contact: Cane Creek Cycling Components at (844) … [Read more...]

Scott and Trek Recall Bicycles For Front Forks

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Scott, Trek Recall Bicycles with SR Suntour Front Forks Due to Crash Hazard WASHINGTON, D.C. - Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Recall Summary Name of Product: SR Suntour forks on model year 2011 through 2013 Scott and Trek bicycles Hazard: The front fork can break, posing … [Read more...]