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Product Recalls
« on: January 08, 2009, 12:30:44 pm »


Shimano disc caliper recall: some variants of BR-CX75, BR-R515 and BR-R315
“The affected models are: BR-CX75, BR-R515 and BR-R315 (sold outside of North America). No injuries have been reported, but we are voluntarily recalling the affected brake calipers, and are replacing them with improved calipers in which the performance issue no longer exists.”

Bike Friday Tikit stems

Nitto Riser Bars


FSA Gossamer BB30 crankset - Gossamer Pro BB30 CK-OS6021CC/ Gossamer Pro Compact BB30 CK-OSC6021CC/ Gossamer BB30 CK-OS6020SS/ Gossamer Compact BB30 CK-OSC6020SS - The bolt shoulder on the non-drive crank can crack and break if the installer exceeds the recommended torque specification while tightening the crankbolt.  Recall Notice.

Easton EC90 Zero seatpost - April 2010 through August 2010 - The carbon top clamp of the seat post can crack, posing a fall hazard to the user:  CPSC Notice.  US recall only?

EBC Flinger Road Bike Mudguards - can come loose:  Recall Notice (scroll down)

Time RXS Titan Carbon, RXS Carbon, RXS and RXE pedals (black/grey) - manufactured between Oct 2004 - Aug 2006 - bearing cap can fail causing the pedal to come off the bike:  Recall Notice

Specialized Brain shock-equipped bikes including some Epic and Era frames - potentially dangerous hairline cracks have been found on the Brain reservoir mount on the seatstay.
BikeRadar news

Pro Hi-Comp carbon road stems - Nov 2003 - June 2006 with blue logo - can crack.
BikeRadar news

Easton EA 30 stem - 4-bolt 2007-2009 models - can crack and break.  Check the production code on your stem...
Recall Notice[/s]    Singletrack news    CPSC Notice.

Schwalbe Ultremo R tyres - casing not sufficiently rubberised (in a limited number of tyres), vulnerable to chafing then blowout: 
Recall Notice

Raleigh Boardwalk Lite bikes - October 2008+ models - faulty stem:  Recall Notice
This is a Raleigh-badged Dahon.  Don't know yet if Dahon-badged bikes are affected as well.

Trek hybrid bikes: 7300, 7300 WSD, 7500, 7700 - some 2009 models - incorrect fork assembly:  Recall letter    Service info

Isaac bikes and frames - all 2004+ models - forks need examining & replacement expander:  BikeRadar news    Isaac notice

Mavic R-SYS front wheels - all models:  Mavic notice    Forum discussion

Look KeO pedals - 2004-2005 steel axles - check the date stamp on the bottom of your pedals....
CPSC notice    Look Cycle USA notice    Forum discussion
Warning: Lots of these pedals are still circulating on the second-hand market - probably most of them unmodified.
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Product Recalls, USA
« Reply #1 on: May 11, 2009, 11:49:21 am »
USA Recalls:

Novara Trionfo bikes - 2005 models - forks can separate from steerer:  Recall Letter    CPSC Notice

Specialized 2004 Roubaix Comp and Roubaix Pro - with single-rivet cable stop - cable stop can loosen:  CPSC Notice

Giant TCR Advanced SL and SL bikes and frame sets - 2009 models - fork steerer tubes:  CPSC notice

RockShox Domain 302 and 318 forks:  CPSC notice

Magura Durin Race 80/100 suspension forks:  CPSC notice

DiNotte lithium-ion battery:  CPSC notice

Cervélo Wolf carbon forks:  CPSC notice    another one

Shimano Dura-Ace WH-7850 wheels with spoke hole plugs - causes punctures:  CPSC notice

Hayes SunRinglé Hollow quick release skewers:  CPSC notice

Deda Forza handlebar stems:  CPSC notice
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