What are the defects?
The steerer tube collar may be susceptible to stress corrosion cracking which may result in sudden loss of steering control.
What are the hazards?
Sudden loss of steering control increases the risk of accident, causing serious injury to the rider and potentially other road users.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should cease using the affected bicycles immediately and return them to their nearest authorised Specialized retailer for a replacement steerer tube collar, free of charge.
For further information, consumers can phone Specialized Rider Care on 1300 499 330 or visit https://www.specialized.com/au/en (link is external)
Authorised Specialized retailers
- 1 January 2016 - 8 January 2019
Recall advertisements and supporting documentation
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (link is external) is the responsible regulator for this recall.