SRAM Bicycle Chain Derailleur Recall [US]


US CPSC RecallUS/Washington: SRAM recalls some Bicycle Chain Derailleurs due to fall hazard. CPSC: http://ht.ly/rMxIT

Direct link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2014/SRAM-Recalls-Derailleurs-for-Bicycles/

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports the SRAM RED WiFLi Rear Derailleur is a device that moves a bicycle chain gears on the rear wheel. The name “SRAM RED” and the serial number of the particular Derailleur are located on the back of the inner pulley wheel cage plate and visible when looking thru the spokes of the bicycle wheel. Serial numbers of affected products begin with one of the following four-digit codes:

  • SRAM RED WiFLi Rear Derailleur: 01T3, 02T3, 03T3, 04T3, 05T3, 06T3, 07T3, 08T3, 09T3, 10T3, 11T3, 31T2, 32T2, 33T2, 34T2, 35T2, 36T2, 37T2, 38T2, 39T2, 40T2, 41T2, 42T2, 43T2, 44T2, 45T2, 46T2, 47T2, 49T2, 50T2, 51T2, 52T2, 78T2

According to the CPSC, the rear Derailleur’s rear pivot pin can loosen or dislodge causing the Rear Derailleur to jam or interfere with the wheel, posing a fall hazard. The firm has received reports of 43 incidents in the U.S. with one report of scrapes and bruises.

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CPSC recall number: 14-038
Recalls Direct RIN: 2013-2852
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