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13 Bicycle Manufacturers Recall Nearly 1.3 Million Bicycles in the United States due to Front Disc Brake Defect
Thirteen bicycle manufacturers have recalled nearly 1.3 million bicycles equipped with front disc brakes and quick-release levers on the front wheel hub in the U.S. These bicycles were manufactured from 1998 to 2015. Below is a list of the manufacturers, brand and the affected years of the bicycles being recalled: Company Brand Model Year(s) Web [...]
Trek Bicycle, based in Waterloo, Wisconsin, will recall 900,000 bicycles equipped with front disc brakes because of a defect in the front quick release lever that opens past 180 degrees. When the front quick release lever is left open or improperly adjusted, the quick release can come into contact with the front disc brake assembly, [...]