Diamondback Bicycles Recalled Due to Fall or Crash Hazard

2013 Diamondback Steilacoom RCX bicycles were assembled with incorrect parts that could cause the steerer tube to fail, allowing the rider to lose control.

Fecha del retiro: noviembre 08, 2012
Número del retiro: 13-705
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    Diamondback Steilacoom RCX bicycle

Resumen del retiro

Nombre del producto:

2013 Diamondback Steilacoom RCX bicycles


Bicycles assembled with incorrect headset parts could cause the steerer tube to fail, causing the rider to lose control and fall or crash.

Contacto para los consumidores:

Diamondback Bicycles: (800) 222-5527 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.diamondback.com and click the Support tab to get to the recall information.

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Bicycles included in the recall are the 2013 Diamondback Steilacoom RCX, which are black in color and sold in various sizes ranging from 50-cm to 59-cm. "RCX" is printed on the top tube of the bicycle. The bicycle is for use on or off-road.


None reported.


Consumers should stop riding their bicycle and take it to an authorized Diamondback dealer to have it inspected. Bicycles found to have the incorrect headset parts will have the fork replaced and assembled with the correct headset parts at no charge.

Vendido en

Online through Promotive.com and 3point5.com, as well as through authorized Diamondback retailers nationwide from August 2012 through September 2012 for between $900 and $1100.

Importado por

Diamondback Bicycles, of Kent, Wash.

Fabricado por

Universal Cycle Corp., of Guang Zhou, China

Fabricación en


  • Diamondback Steilacoom RCX bicycle