Cycling Sports Group Recalls Cannondale CAADX Cyclocross Bicycles Due to F ...



This recall involves model year 2013 through 2016 Cannondale CAADX Cyclocross bicycles equipped with disc brakes. Cyclocross racing combines both off-road and on-road cycling. The bicycles were sold in a variety of colors and configurations. Consumers should inspect their bicycle to determine if it is affected by this recall by confirming: (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 bicycle is affected, consumers should bring it to a Cannondale authorized dealer.
Product:
2013 through 2016 Cannondale CAADX cyclocross bicyclesAbout 9,700 (in addition, about 1,900 were sold in Canada)
Inconjunction:
URL : http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2019/70513r-eng.php
Retailer:
Authorized Cannondale dealers nationwide from August 2012 through August 2017 for between $1,000 and $2,220.
Distributor:
Cycling Sports Group Inc., of Wilton, Conn.
Recall Date:    Jul 25, 2019
Injury:
Cycling Sports Group has received reports of 11 incidents worldwide of the bicycle’s fork breaking, including five in the United States. Seven of these incidents resulted in serious injuries, including concussions and a spinal injury, and there was one fatality.
Mfg Country:
Taiwan
Importer:
Cycling Sports Group Inc., of Wilton, Conn.
Recall ID:    8623
Last Published:    Jul 25, 2019
Official Site:    Link

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Emert Number:    19175
Emert Status:    Announced