Renthal Recalls Motorcycle Clip-on Handlebars Due to Crash Hazard



This recall involves all Gen 1 and Gen 2 motorcycle clip-on aluminum handlebars for motorcycles distributed or sold for use on non-public roads. Gen 1 handlebars have a golden 40 mm tube with a black clamp and texturized gray end cover. Renthal and adjustability markings are etched on the tube and on the clamp. Gen 2 handlebars have a silver 20 mm tube with a black tip on one end and a two-screw clamp on the other end. Renthal is printed on the clamp. Gen 1 Gen 2 CL100 CL101 CL102 CL103 CL104 CL105 CL106 CL107 CL108 CL109
Product:
Gen1 and Gen 2 motorcycle clip-on handlebars3,000
Retailer:
Renthal motorcycle dealers nationwide from April 2009 through July 2017 for about $215.
Distributor:
Tucker Rocky Corporation, Inc., of Ft. Worth, Texas and LeMans Corporation, of Janesville, Wis.
Recall Date:    Sep 21, 2017
Injury:
Renthal has received 22 reports of handlebars cracking. No injuries have been reported.
Mfg:
Renthal, of Cheshire, United Kingdom
Mfg Country:
United Kingdom
Importer:
Tucker Rocky Corporation, Inc., of Ft. Worth, Texas and LeMans Corporation, of Janesville, Wis.
Recall ID:    8143
Last Published:    Sep 21, 2017
Official Site:    Link

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Emert Number:    17230
Emert Status:    Announced