Recall date: July 15, 2015
Recall number: 15-184

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Pedal Axle Extenders
Hazard:
The Pedal Axle Extenders can break, and the rider can lose control, posing a fall hazard.
Remedy:
Refund
Consumer Contact:

Specialized at (800) 722-4423 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or visit www.specialized.com and click on the Safety Notices link under the Support column on the bottom.

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

In Conjunction With:
Units:
About 6,500 (in addition about 380 were sold in Canada)
Description:

The Pedal Axle Extenders can break, and the rider can lose control, posing a fall hazard.

Description:

This recall involves Specialized Body Geometry Pedal Axle Extenders that are used to extend the outward reach of the pedals. They are sold in pairs and mount directly into the bicycle crank arms. Pedal extenders are made of stainless steel and fit a 9/16 inch pedal thread. They are labeled with an "L" and an "R".

Incidents/Injuries:

There have been 10 reports of the pedal extenders breaking, including two reports of minor injuries, involving scrapes and bruises.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should stop using the recalled pedal extenders immediately and return them to an authorized Specialized retailer for a full refund.

Sold At:

Authorized Specialized retailers and online at www.specialized.com from January 2009 to June 2015 for about $40.

Manufacturer(s):
Specialized Bicycle Components Inc., of Morgan Hill, Calif.
Manufactured In:
Taiwan