Name of product:
Focus Izalco Max Bicycles
The headset could cause the carbon-fiber fork steer tube to crack, posing a fall hazard.
Recall date:
December 17, 2015
About 470 (an additional 31 sold in Canada)
Consumer Contact:

Focus Bicycles USA toll-free at 877-753-4480 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at and click on "Izalco Max Recall" for more information. 

Recall Details

In Conjunction With:

This recall involves the 2014-2015 Focus Izalco Max bicycles with Acros-brand upper headsets. The headsets are black with the word "Acros" printed in white on the upper headset.


Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bicycles and contact Focus Bicycles to schedule a free repair.


The firm has received 11 reports of incidents outside the United States, including one reported injury in France. No incidents have been reported in the United States. 

Sold At:

Independent bicycle retailers nationwide,  and online at and from January 2014 through August 2015 for between $1,800 and $9,500.


Focus Bicycles USA, Inc., of Carlsbad, Calif.

Manufactured In:
Germany or Taiwan
Recall number: