Bicycles with SR Suntour Bicycle Forks Recalled by SR Suntour Due to Crash Hazard

Recall Details

In conjunction with


Units

About 68,000 in the United States and 33,600 in Canada

Description

This recall involves Cannondale, Diamondback, Giant, GT, INA International, Schwinn, Scott and Trek brand bicycles with SR Suntour bicycle forks models M3010, M3020, M3030, NEX and XCT. The recalled forks have serial numbers in the top row beginning with “K” and ending with a number between 141101 and150127. The fork model and serial numbers are located on the back of the fork’s crown. The serial number is the first row. The model number is in the second row. “SR Suntour” is printed on stickers on both sides of the fork legs. A detailed list of the specific model numbers included in the recall is on the firm’s website.

Incidents/Injuries

There have been 15 reports of the bolts breaking or separating from the bicycles, including two reports of minor injuries, including abrasions, cuts and bruises.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using bicycles with the recalled SR Suntour bicycle forks and return the bicycle to the place of purchase for a free inspection and repair.

Sold at

Bicycle stores, sports stores and mass merchandisers from November 2014 through May 2015 for between $300 and $400 for the bicycles.

Importer(s)

SR Suntour North America, of Vancouver, Wash. (bicycle forks)

Distributor(s)

SR Suntour North America, of Vancouver, Wash. (bicycle forks)

Manufactured in

Kunshan, China


Jun 25, 2015 | Category: CPSC Recalls (all) | Comments: none



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