Friday, April 24, 2015

Trek Bicycle Recall

The Consumer Products Safety Commission has announced a recall of ONE MILLION bikes with front disc brakes. Trek acknowledged to the CPSC that there were three cases with injuries, one resulting in quadrapalegia, another a facial injury, and another a fractured wrist. 

Recall Summary
Name of product:
Trek bicycles equipped with front disc brakes

An open quick release lever on the bicycle’s front wheel hub can come into contact with the front disc brake assembly, causing the front wheel to come to a sudden stop or separate from the bicycle, posing a risk of injury to the rider.         

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