Cannondale CAADX Cyclocross Bicycle Recall [US & Canada]


Cannondale CAADX Cyclocross Bicycle Recall [US & Canada]

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US FlagCanada FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Cycling Sports Group Inc., a Wilton, Connecticut establishment, recalls an estimated total 11,619 of Cannondale branded CAADX Cyclocross Bicycles (approximately 9,700 in the US and approximately 1,919 in Canada) due to suspected component breakage and structural failure with consequential risks of falls, life-changing injuries and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards. One (1) fatality has been reported.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/epVt30pkmR0; HCSC: http://ht.ly/pdUA30pkmRt

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Cycling-Sports-Group-Recalls-Cannondale-CAADX-Cyclocross-Bicycles-Due-to-Fall-and-Serious-Injury-Hazard-One-Fatality-Reported

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2019/70389r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain model year 2013 through 2016 Cannondale CAADX Cyclocross Bicycles equipped with disc brakes.

  • The recalled Bicycles were sold in a variety of colors and configurations. Owners should inspect their Bicycles to determine if it is affected by this recall by confirming the following:
    1. The Bicycle has a prominent CAADX marking on the top tube or other location.
    2. The Bicycle has disc brakes.
    3. The inside of the fork leg has a large “ULTRAX” marking.
    4. The cable running to the front disc brake is outside of the fork, as opposed to inside the fork.

For assistance determining if a specific Bicycle is affected, Bike owners should bring it to a Cannondale authorized dealer.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Cannondale CAADX Cyclocross Bicycles can be found 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 fork on the recalled Cyclocross Bicycles can break, posing a fall hazard with the risk of serious injury and death. Cycling Sports Group has received reports of eleven (11) incidents worldwide of the Bicycle’s fork breaking, including five (5) in the United States. Seven (7) of these incidents resulted in serious injuries, including concussions and a spinal injury. There has been one (1) fatality reported.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Cannondale CAADX Cyclocross Bicycles, please do not use them. Instead, kindly take them to the nearest authorized Cannondale dealer for a free repair. Cannondale dealers will replace, free of cost, the recalled Bicycle’s fork with a full carbon fiber replacement fork.

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

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to handle fall injuries, broken bones or internal injuries.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Local Cannondale authorized dealer or Cycling Sports Group toll-free at 1-844-370-1536 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday and from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM EST on Saturday and Sunday. Alternatively, you can e-mail the company at custserve@cyclingsportsgroup.com or visit the company’s Web site at http://www.cannondale.com and click on the “Recalls & Notices” link at the top of the page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Cyclocross Bicycles, please search for “bicycles” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Death hazards, please search for “death” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Fall hazards, please search for “fall” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

===> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Injury hazards, please search for “injury” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold by Cycling Sports Group Inc., please search for “Cycling Sports” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold under the Cannondale brand, please search for “Cannondale” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 19-175
HCSC ID number: RA-70389
Recalls Direct RIN: 11892-2019
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