RECALL ALERT: 2017 Fuji Bicycles
Recall Date: March 15, 2017
Recall Number: 17- 111
Advanced Sports International Recalls Fuji Bicycles Due to Fall Hazard
Name of Product: Fuji bicycles
Hazard: The rear wheel freehub can slip while pedaling, posing a fall hazard.
Consumers should immediately stop riding the recalled bicycles and contact Advanced Sports International to receive a free replacement freehub body.
Consumer Contact: Advanced Sports International toll‐free at 888-286‐6263 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.
Units: About 650
Description: This recall involves Advanced Sports International’s 2017 Fuji bicycles with Oval Concepts Rear Wheels. The aluminum or carbon fiber bicycles come in a variety of colors.
The bicycle model name is printed on the frame of the bicycle. The wheel model number is printed on the rim of the wheel. The hub model number is printed on the drive-side hub flange.
Recalled models include:
|Fuji Altamira CX 1.1
||Oval 950 Disc
|Fuji Altamira CX 1.3
||Oval 723 Disc
|Fuji Brevet 1.1 Disc
|Fuji Cross 1.1
|Fuji Gran Fondo 1.1 Disc
|Fuji Gran Fondo 1.3 Disc
|Fuji SL 1.3 Disc
|Fuji Gran Fondo Elite Disc
||Oval 924 Disc
|Fuji SL 1.1 Disc
|Fuji Norcom Straight 1.1
|Fuji Norcom Straight 1.3
|Fuji SL 1.1
|Fuji SL 1.3
|Fuji Transonic Elite
Incidents/Injuries: Advanced Sports International has received four reports of freehub slipping while pedaling. No crashes or injuries have been reported.
Sold at: Fuji Bicycle and Authorized Oval Concept dealers from April 2016 through October 2016 for between $2000 to $8000.
Importer/Distributor: Advanced Sports International, of Philadelphia, Pa.
Manufactured in: China and Taiwan