Avid Sd7 Bicycle Rim Brake Recall [Canada]


Canada FlagCanada/Ottawa: Avid Sd7 Bicycle Rim Brake Recall [Canada]SRAM, LLC recalls an estimated 7,160 Avid Sd7 Bicycle Mechanical Rim Brakes due to risk of component detachment, consequential brake failure and risk of fall and injury hazards. HCSC: http://ht.ly/yqaR30gYBUB

Direct link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2017/65240r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves certain Avid Sd7 Bicycle Mechanical Rim Brakes.

  • The recalled Brakes were sold separately and were also installed as original equipment on ElliptiGO Model 11R Elliptical Cycles. The Brakes affected by this recall have a date code stamped on the back of the Brake arm ranging from June 1, 2014 and May 26, 2017 and were sold in either black or grey colours.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled Bicycle Brakes are pictured on the Web site above.

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

According to Health Canada, a rivet in the Brake Assembly can loosen or disengage, resulting in brake failure, posing crash, fall and injury hazards to the rider.

As of November 17, 2017, the company had received no reports of injuries in Canada, but reported five (5) incidents of loose or detached rivets but no injuries in the United States.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Bicycle Brakes, please do not use them. Instead, kindly stop using the recalled Brakes and contact SRAM to receive free replacement Brakes and installation instructions.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact SRAM toll free at 1-800-346-2928 from 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Thursday and from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM on Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at https://www.sram.com/.

Please note: the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-65240
Recalls Direct RIN: 9523-2017
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