Specialized Bicycle Source Bike Recall [Australia]


Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: Specialized Bicycle Company recalls some Source 11 and Source Expert Bikes due to wheel loosening, fall hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/tn7Qm

Direct link: http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1055360

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Source Bicycles are subject to this recall:

  • Supernova hubs, supplied on the Source 11 and Source Expert Bicycles. Affected hubs are marked with one of the following batch numbers: 1207, 1208, 1226, 1227, 1228, 1241, 1254, 1263, 1284, 1344.

According to the ACCC, the set screws in the front hub of the recalled Bicycles can loosen and stop the front wheel from turning. If this occurs, it could cause the front wheel to stop rotating, posing a fall hazard to consumers.

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ACCC PRA number: 2014/13949
Recalls Direct RIN: 3093-2014
About the Recalls Direct service: http://wp.me/P2bVty-2
Visit the Living Safely site: http://www.LivingSafely.org
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