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RECALL: 2011 Specialized Sirrus, Vita and Tricross Bicycles

Specialized tricross comp 2011 road bike

Specialized Tricross Comp

Product Safety Recalls Australia have announced a recall by Specialized Australasia Pty Ltd of their 2011 Sirrus, Vita and Tricross models. The recall relates to bonded inserts on the carbon forks which could crack and de-bond from the fork.The specific models affected by this recall where sold Australia wide between June 10, 2010 and August 15, 2011 they are:

2011 Sirrus Comp
2011 Sirrus Expert
2011 Sirrus Elite
2011 Vita Comp
2011 Vita Expert
2011 Vita Elite
2011 Tricross
2011 Tricross Comp
2011 Tricross Sport

The reported hazard/defect is:

The recall relates to bonded inserts on the carbon forks which could crack and de-bond from the fork. This defect could cause the brake assembly to come loose from the fork and potentially make contact with the wheel spokes. This could lead to a fall and potential injury to the rider.

If you have one of these bikes affected by the recall you should return your bike to your authorised Specialized retailer for repair or replacement, free of cost.

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