Salsa Cutthroat Bicycle & Fork Recall [US & Canada]


Salsa branded Cutthroat Bicycle & Fork Recall [US & Canada]

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US FlagCanada FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Quality Bicycle Products, of Bloomington, Minnesota establishment recalls an estimated 700 of Salsa branded Cutthroat Bicycles and Forks (approximately 600 in the US and approximately 100 in Canada) from the American and Canadian marketplaces due to suspected structural failure and consequential risks of falls, lacerations, concussion, bone fracture and life-changing CNS injuries, all serious health and safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/VOOz30rkItU; HCSC: http://ht.ly/9h4n30rkItW

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/Quality-Bicycle-Products-Recalls-Salsa-Cycles-Cutthroat-Bicycles-Due-To-Injury-Hazard

Direct Canada link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2020/74273r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves 2020 Salsa Cutthroat series Bicycles, as follows:

  • Salsa Cutthroat with model names GRX 810 Di2, GRX 810 1x, GRX 600, Apex 1, Framesets and Carbon Deluxe V2 aftermarket Forks. The model name is printed on the frame of the bicycles. The Bicycles are sold in a variety of different colors and sizes. This recall involves only Cutthroat Bicycles, Framesets and forks in which the Fork serial number contains the letter “G”. A Cutthroat Fork serial number can be visible when the Fork is removed from the Frame.
    • Recalled 2020 Salsa Cutthroat Model Names
    • Salsa Cutthroat GRX 810 Di2
    • Salsa Cutthroat GRX 810 1x
    • Salsa Cutthroat GRX 600
    • Salsa Cutthroat Apex 1
    • Salsa Cutthroat Framesets
    • Salsa Cutthroat Carbon Deluxe V2 Aftermarket Fork (Matte and Gloss)

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Bicycles and Forks can be found on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, NDCs, DINs, item numbers, best-before date codes, manufacturing date codes, production dates, expiry dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, the Bicycle’s Fork Legs can crack or break, posing a fall hazard to the rider.

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

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 properly treat lacerations, concussion, bone fracture and life-changing CNS injuries.

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If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Salsa Cycles toll-free at 1-877-774-6208 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM EST, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.salsacycles.com click on the “Safety and Support” link then “Recall” for more information.

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

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

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

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Quality Bicycle Products, please search for “Quality Bicycle” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 21-025
HCSC ID number: RA-74273
Recalls Direct RIN: 13774-2020
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