PhotoAdvanced Sports International of Philadelphia, Pa., is recalling about 650 Fuji bicycles.

The rear wheel freehub can slip during pedaling, posing a fall hazard.

The company has received four reports of freehub slipping while pedaling. No crashes or injuries have been reported.

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:

Bike Model

Wheel Model

Hub Model

Fuji Altamira CX 1.1

Oval 950 Disc

3LLR

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

Oval 980

3NVR

Fuji Norcom Straight 1.3

Fuji SL 1.1

Oval 935

Fuji SL 1.3

Fuji Transonic Elite

Oval 950

The bicycles, manufactured in China and Taiwan, were sold at Fuji Bicycle and Authorized Oval Concept dealers from April 2016, through October 2016, for between $2000 to $8000.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop riding the recalled bicycles and contact Advanced Sports International to receive a free replacement freehub body.

Consumers may contact Advanced Sports International toll‐free at 888-286‐6263 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday or online at www.fujibikes.com or www.ovalconcepts.com and click on “Recall Notice” at the bottom of the page for more information.

 

 


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