Zipp Bicycle Quick Release Recall [US]

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US/Washington: Zipp Bicycle Quick Release Recall [US]SRAM recalls an estimated 6,400 Zipp Bicycle Quick Releases due to crash and injury hazards. CPSC:

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The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain SRAM’s Zipp Stainless Steel or Titanium Quick Releases for Bicycles.

The recalled Quick Releases were sold as aftermarket components or as part of the 202 DB V2, 303 DB V2, 404 Firestrike V2, 202 Firecrest V3, 303 Firecrest V3, 404 Firecrest V3, 808 Firecrest V3 or 808 NSW Bicycle Wheel Sets.

The Quick Releases have a curved, black lever. The brand, “Zipp” appears on the lever. Only Quick Releases without a marking at the center of the underside of the lever, below the Zipp logo are included on this recall.

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

According to the CPSC, the Quick Releases can fail to engage in the closed position, posing crash and injury hazards to the rider. The firm has received three (3) incident reports of the quick release failing. No injuries have been reported.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Quick Releases, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact SRAM at 1-800-346-2928 from 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Thursday and from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM, EST on Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web sites at or and click on the “Recall Notice” link for more information.

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Additional information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 16-121
Recalls Direct RIN: 6743-2016
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