Specialized Recalls Source Eleven and Source Expert Disc Bicycles Due to a Fall Hazard

The set screws in the front hub of the recalled bicycles can loosen and stop the front wheel from turning.

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Recall date: Tháng Mười Hai 30, 2013
Recall number: 14-073
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  • Specialized Source Expert Disc Black Dark Grey #9120-31

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    Specialized Source Expert Disc Black Dark Grey #9120-31

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    Specialized Source Eleven Charcoal Grey #9120-71

Recall Summary

Name of product:

2012 Source Eleven and Source Expert Disc bicycles with Supernova Switchable Dynamo Front Hubs

Hazard:

The set screws in the front hub of the recalled bicycles can loosen and stop the front wheel from turning, posing a fall hazard to consumers.

Consumer Contact:

Specialized Bicycle Components, Inc. toll-free at (877) 808-8154 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.specialized.com and click on “Safety/Recalls” at the bottom of the page for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 173

Description

The recalled products are 2012 model year Source Eleven and Source Expert Disc bicycles with Supernova Switchable Dynamo Front Hubs as part of the original equipment. The name “Specialized” is printed on the bicycle’s down tube and “Source Eleven” or “Source Expert” are printed on the top tube. The front hubs have “www.supernova-lights.com” and one of the following model numbers printed on them: 1207, 1208, 1226, 1227, 1228, 1241, 1254, 1263, 1284 and 1344. 

Incidents/Injuries

No incidents or injuries were reported.

Remedy

Customers should immediately stop riding the recalled bicycles and bring them to an authorized Specialized dealer for a free replacement front wheel and new Supernova front hub. For a list of authorized dealers go to www.specialized.com/ and click on Dealers in the upper right hand corner of the page.

Sold at

Authorized Specialized Bicycle dealers in the United States from October 2011 to September 2013 from about $2,000 to 2,700.

Importer

Specialized Bicycle Components, Inc., of Morgan Hill, Calif.

Manufactured in

Taiwan

  • Specialized Front Hub

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  • Specialized Source Expert Disc Black Dark Grey #9120-31

  • Specialized Source Eleven Charcoal Grey #9120-71