SRAM Hydraulic Bicycle Brake Recall [US]


US CPSC RecallUS/Washington: SRAM recalls some Hydraulic Bicycle Brakes due to crash, injury hazard. CPSC: http://ht.ly/sDx4kSRAM Hydraulic Bicycle Brake

Direct link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2014/SRAM-Recalls-Hydraulic-Bicycle-Brakes/

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports the recalled Bicycle Brake models include SB Red Hydraulic Road Disc, SB Red Hydraulic Road Rim, SB 700 Hydraulic Road Disc and SB 700 Hydraulic Road Rim, used as either front or rear brakes. The SB RED brake lever is labeled “RED” on the body of the lever assembly. The SB 700 brake lever is labeled “S-Series” on the body of the lever assembly. The serial numbers for the recalled brakes have the digit “3” as the fourth digit of the serial number. The serial number can be found on the bottom of the caliper body.

The brakes were sold as aftermarket products and as original equipment on the following bicycle brands and models:

  • ASI Fuji Altamira CX 1.1
  • Cannondale Super X Hi-Mod Black Inc.
  • Diamondback Steilacoom RCX Carbon Pro Disc
  • Felt Bicycles F2x, Z2 Red, Z3 Red,
  • Jamis Supernova Team
  • Kona Super Jake
  • Norco Threshold C1, Threshold SL
  • Orbea Avan M-LTD
  • Specialized Bicycles Crux Elite Carbon Disc Rival, Crux Elite Evo Carbon Disc, Crux Expert Carbon Disc Red, Crux Pro Race Carbon Disc Red, Crux Sport E5 Disc Apex, Roubaix SL4 Elite Rival HRR C2, Roubaix SL4 Sport Disc SRAM C2, Ruby Elite Rival HRR, S-works Crux Carbon Disc Red, S-works Roubaix SL4 Disc Red, S-works Tarmac SL4 Red HRR X2, S-works Venge Red HRR X2, Tarmac SL4 Elite Rival HRR M2, Venge Elite Rival HRR M2
  • Volagi Liscio 2
  • Giant Bicycles Revolt 0, TCX ADV 0, TCX ADV 1, TCX SLR 1, BRAVA SLR 0
  • Trek Bicycles Crockett 7

According to the CPSC, the Brake Systems can fail, posing a crash and injury hazard. The firm has received 95 reports of brakes failing in the US. One minor injury was reported in the US and another in Australia. Consumers should immediately stop using bicycles equipped with the recalled SRAM Brake Systems and contact any SRAM dealer to arrange for a free replacement product to be installed and to receive a $200 product voucher or cash per customer.

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CPSC recall number: 14-079
Recalls Direct RIN: 3008-2014
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