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Renthal Recalls Motorcycle Clip-on Handlebars Due to Crash Hazard

  • Recalled Renthal’s Gen 1 motorcycle clip-on handlebar
  • Recalled Renthal’s Gen 2 motorcycle clip-on handlebar
Name of Product:
Gen1 and Gen 2 motorcycle clip-on handlebars

The handlebar clamp can crack and fail, posing a crash hazard.

Recall Date:
September 21, 2017


Consumer Contact

Renthal toll-free at 877-736-8425 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or online at and click “Clip-on Recall” in the middle of the page for more information.

Recall Details


This recall involves all Gen 1 and Gen 2 motorcycle clip-on aluminum handlebars for motorcycles distributed or sold for use on non-public roads. Gen 1 handlebars have a golden 40 mm tube with a black clamp and texturized gray end cover. Renthal and adjustability markings are etched on the tube and on the clamp. Gen 2 handlebars have a silver 20 mm tube with a black tip on one end and a two-screw clamp on the other end. Renthal is printed on the clamp.

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Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled handlebars and contact Renthal for free replacement handlebars.


Renthal has received 22 reports of handlebars cracking. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At:
Renthal motorcycle dealers nationwide from April 2009 through July 2017 for about $215.
Renthal, of Cheshire, United Kingdom

Tucker Rocky Corporation, Inc., of Ft. Worth, Texas and LeMans Corporation, of Janesville, Wis.

Tucker Rocky Corporation, Inc., of Ft. Worth, Texas and LeMans Corporation, of Janesville, Wis.
Manufactured In:
United Kingdom
Recall number:
Fast Track Recall

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