Zipp 88 Bicycle Wheel Hub Recall [US]


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US/Washington: Zipp 88 Bicycle Wheel Hub Recall [US]SRAM recalls approximately 12,000 Zipp 88 Bicycle Wheel Hubs due to crash and injury hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/JT59h

Direct link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/SRAM-Recalls-Zipp-88-Bicycle-Wheel-Hubs/

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports the aluminum hub shell is silver. The outside flange ring is gray aluminum in the standard option and blue, gold, gray, pink or red in the ZedTech options.

The diameter of the two clinch nuts is approximately 1 inch. The first version of the 88 hub is the only one affected by the recall. The first version has the Z logo on the flange ring. The other versions – not affected by this recall – do not have the Z logo on the flange ring. The hubs were sold in five bike brands and sold separately.

The list of recalled Wheel Hubs is as follows:

  • Specialized brand
    • 2010 TARMAC SWorks Super Light
    • 2010 SWorks Transition
    • 2011 SWorks Tarmac SL3 Limited
  • Giant brand
    • 2009 TCR Advance SL 0
    • 2009 Trinity Advance SL 0
    • 2010 TCR Advance SL 0
    • 2010 Trinity Advance SL 0
  • Felt brand
    • 2009 AR Team Issue
    • 2009 DA
    • 2009  B2 Pro
    • 2010 DA
    • 2010  DA Di2
    • 2010  B2 Pro
  • Orbea brand
    • 2010 Orca  RED
    • 2010 Orca  Di2
    • 2011 Orca GRD
    • 2011 Ordu GDi2
    • 2011 Ordu GLT
  • Cannondale brand
    • 2010 Super Six Hi Mod Di2
    • 2010 Slice Hi Mod Ultimate

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation. Additional variations of the recalled products are pictured on the Web site above.

According to the CPSC, the hub flange ring on the front hub can fail posing a crash and injury hazard. he company reports two incidents of collapsed front wheels. Both resulted in stitches, bruises and lacerations, plus a concussion in one case.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Wheel Hubs, please do not use them. Instead, contact SRAM for a free replacement Wheel Hub.

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Additional information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 15-078
Recalls Direct RIN: 4930-2015
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