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SRAM Recalls Bicycle Brakes Due to Crash and Injury Hazards

  • Avid Single Digit 7 Bicycle Brake
  • Rear View of the Brake Showing the Date Code
  • ElliptiGO Model 11R Elliptical Cycle
Name of Product:
Bicycle brakes
Hazard:

A rivet in the brake assembly can loosen or disengage, resulting in brake failure, posing crash and injury hazards to the rider.

補救措施:
Replace
Recall Date:
October 04, 2017
產品件數:
About 7,000
消費者聯絡點

SRAM at 800-346-2928 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Fridays or online at www.sram.com and click on the “Recall Notice” tab for more information.

產品召回細節

Description:

This recall involves the Avid SD7 bicycle mechanical rim brake. There is a date code stamped on the back of the brake arm with the date format DDMMYY representing the day, month and year of manufacture. The brakes were sold separately by SRAM and were also installed as original equipment on ElliptiGO model 11R elliptical cycles.

補救措施:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled brakes and contact SRAM to receive free replacement brakes and installation instructions.

事故/受傷:

SRAM has received five reports of loose or detached rivets. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At

Specialty bike stores nationwide and online at www.jenson.com and www.REI.com from June 2014 to May 2017 for about $40, and installed as original equipment on ElliptiGO model 11R elliptical cycles from October 2014 to May 2017 for about $3,500.

Manufactured In:
Taiwan
進口商:

SRAM LLC, of Chicago, Ill.

產品召回號碼:
18-002
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This recall was conducted, voluntarily by the company, under CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Fast Track recalls are initiated by firms, who commit to work with CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years. Federal law bars any person from selling products subject to a publicly announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall ordered by the Commission.
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