Trek Disc Bicycle and Wheel Sets Recall [US & Canada]


Canada FlagUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Trek Disc Bicycle and Wheel Sets Recall [US & Canada]Trek Bicycle Corp. recalls an estimated 960 Trek 720 Disc Bicycles and Wheel Sets due to risk of wheel spoke breakage and consequential fall and user injury hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/WP6a308eWap; HCSC: http://ht.ly/3XiM308eWll

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Trek-Recalls-Disc-Bicycles

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2017/61806r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves model year 2015, 2016, and 2017 Trek model 720 Disc Bicycles and Bontrager Approved TLR Disc 700C 24H Front and Rear Wheels with Silver Spokes.

  • Trek’s model 720 Disc Bicycles have a lightweight aluminum frame and vibration-damping carbon Fork. The Bicycle Models were sold in 49 through 61 cm frame sizes. The brand, “Trek” is printed across the Bicycle Frame while the model number can be found on the down tube. The aftermarket wheels are marked, “Bontrager TLR” on the rim, and will have 24 silver spokes.

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

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, the Front Brake Caliper can come into contact with a broken Spoke, posing a fall hazard to the rider. Trek has received reports of ten (10) incidents in which either the Wheel Spoke contacted the Bike’s brake caliper or the Spokes broke at the hub. There has been one (1) reported injury involving a broken vertebra.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Trek 720 Disc Bicycles and Wheel Sets, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the Bicycles to a Trek retailer for a free inspection and free replacement wheels, as necessary.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Trek at 1-800-373-4594 from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can e-mail the company at http://www.trekbikes.com and click on the “Safety & Recalls” link at the bottom of the page for more information.

Please note: this is a joint recall from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) and Health Canada (“HCSC”).

The Bicycles and Bicycle Accessories including Wheels have been recalled by this company. To see all recalls and notifications concerning Trek Bicycle Corp., please search for “Trek” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

 

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 17-070
HCSC ID number: RA-61806
Recalls Direct RIN: 8162-2017
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
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Report an unsafe product you purchased in the United States [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.saferproducts.gov/CPSRMSPublic/Incidents/ReportIncident.aspx
Search for a recalled product on the US CPSC Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/
Report an unsafe product you purchased in Canada [external: new window opens]:
==> http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/cps-spc/advisories-avis/incident/index-eng.php
Search for a recalled product on the Health Canada Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/index-eng.php

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