Three models in the Radius range of bicycles, the Radius Strata mens’ and ladies hybrid bike, the Radius Freespirit ladies mountain bike and the Radius Jaquar mens’ mountain bikes have been recalled by Product Safety Recalls Australia in-cooperation with the Apollo Bicycle Company Pty Ltd due to an issue with the front wheels not been correctly tightened in the fork.
Radius Bicycle Front Axle Defect
Product Safety Recalls Australia are advising that there is a risk that there is a possibility the front wheel may fall out due to the axles not being tightened properly.
If you have one of the affected Radius bicycle models you are advised to stop using the Radius bicycle immediately and contact your local Radius dealer to arrange for a new front axle to be fitted to the bike.
Radius Bicycle Model Identifying Features
The identifying features of the affected Radius bicycles are as follows:
13600 – 13605 STRATA 2013 MODELS
14609 – 14614 STRATA 2014 MODELS
13306 – 13611 FREESPIRIT 2013 MODELS
14625 – 14630 FREESPIRIT 2014 MODELS
13612 – 13619 JAGUAR 2013 MODELS
These bicycles were sold between July 1, 2012 and October 23, 2013 nationally.