Bicycles

Recall published
2007-06-18
Brand
Product title
Bicycles with damping cartridge
Product description
The recall affects 2007 items equipped with Damping Cartridge. 1. 2007 Rush Carbon 2 2007 Rush 3 2007 Rush 4 2007 Rush 5 2007 Caffeine 29'er 2007 Scalpel 2 2007 Scalpel 3 2007 Caffeine 1 2007 Caffeine 2 2007 Rush Feminine 1 2007 aftermarket, replacement Lefty Speed DLR 2 2008 Rush Carbon 3 2. 2007 Taurine Carbon Team Replica 2007 Scalpel 1 2007 Scalpel Team Replica 2007 Rush Carbon 1 2007 Rush Carbon Team 2007 aftermarket, replacement Lefty Speed Carbon SL forks
Risk
The product poses a serious risk of injuries since thread sealant may have been incorrectly applied to the Lefty Speed DLR2 and Speed Carbon SL damping cartridge threads. Incorrectly applied thread sealant can result in the damping cartridge loosening while riding. If the damping cartridge loosens, serious damage can occur to the fork, which can lead to an accident, with risk of serious injury or death.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the importer
Batch number / barcode
Model number
1. Lefty Speed DLR2, and
2. Speed Carbon SL bikes.
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Taiwan
RAPEX Reference
0601/07
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Greece

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