Ӧhlins Front Forks for Motocross Bikes Recalled by Ӧhlins USA Due to Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)

The front fork can break or detach, posing a crash hazard.

Recall date: July 09, 2015
Recall number: 15-740
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Recall Summary

Name of product:

Ӧhlins RXF 48 front forks for motocross bikes

Hazard:

The front fork can break or detach, posing a crash hazard.

Consumer Contact:

Ӧhlins USA at (800) 336-9029 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.ohlinsusa.com and click on Important Safety Recall for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 50

Description

This recall involves Ӧhlins  RXF 48 mm front bike forks for motocross bikes. The fork legs are yellow with a large white “Ӧ” and a small “TTX” on the front. The fork legs measure about 37 inches long. The following product and batch numbers are included in this recall and stamped on the silver-colored front fork bottom piece.

 

Product Number

Batch Number

FGKT 1586

309632 

FGHO 1596

309640

FGKT 1596

309628

FGKT 1596

138461

Incidents/Injuries

None reported

Remedy

Consumers should stop using motocross bikes with these front forks immediately and contact  Ӧhlins for free replacement and installation of a new cartridge kit in the fork.

Sold at

Off-road bike stores nationwide from November 2014 through May 2015 for about $3,500.

Importer(s)

Ӧhlins USA Inc., of Hendersonville, N.C.

Manufactured in

Sweden

  • Recalled Motocross bike forks

  • Location of model and batch numbers