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GT Avalanche, Giant Revel, Trek Bicycles with SR Suntour Suspension Forks

Date: 
April 12, 2012
Brand: 
SR Suntour
Sold At: 

Specialty bicycle stores nationwide from April 2011 through March 2012 for between $400 and $600.

Problem:

The suspension fork's internal support tubes can break and cause the rider to lose control, fall and crash.

Product Numbers Recalled: 
About 17,000
If You Own This Product: 

Consumers should stop using bicycles with these forks immediately and return the bicycles to any authorized GT, Giant or Trek dealer for a free repair.

Consumer Contact: 

For additional information, please contact SR Suntour toll-free at (855) 205-2453 anytime, or visit the firm's website at www.srsuntour-cycling.com

Incidents/Injuries: 

SR Suntour has received 12 reports of incidents with the suspension forks, including two injuries involving a laceration and a chipped tooth.

Manufactured In: 
China

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