SRAM Recalls Bicycle Brakes Due to Crash and Injury Hazards



This recall involves the Avid SD7 bicycle mechanical rim brake. There is a date code stamped on the back of the brake arm with the date format DDMMYY representing the day, month and year of manufacture. The brakes were sold separately by SRAM and were also installed as original equipment on ElliptiGO model 11R elliptical cycles.
Product:
Bicycle brakesAbout 7,000
Retailer:
Specialty bike stores nationwide and online at www.jenson.com and www.REI.com from June 2014 to May 2017 for about $40, and installed as original equipment on ElliptiGO model 11R elliptical cycles from October 2014 to May 2017 for about $3,500.
Recall Date:    Oct 4, 2017
Injury:
SRAM has received five reports of loose or detached rivets. No injuries have been reported.
Mfg Country:
Taiwan
Importer:
SRAM LLC, of Chicago, Ill.
Recall ID:    8150
Last Published:    Oct 4, 2017
Official Site:    Link

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Emert Number:    18002
Emert Status:    Announced