PhotoQuality Bicycle Products of Bloomington, Minn., is recalling about 1,900 Salsa Warbird and Vaya bicycles.

The bike’s fork legs can break, posing an injury hazard.

The firm has received two reports of forks breaking with one injury of minor scratches reported.

This recall involves all 2019 Salsa Warbird Carbon series bicycles and framesets, including Ultegra Di2, Force 1, 105, Apex 1, and Tiagra bicycles and all 2019 Salsa Vaya 105 bicycles and framesets.

The model name is printed on the frame of the bicycles.

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Item Number Range

Product Name

BK0465 - BK0471

2019 Salsa Warbird Carbon Ultegra Di2

BK0472 - BK0478

2019 Salsa Warbird Carbon Force 1

BK0479 -BK0485

2019 Salsa Warbird Carbon 105

BK0486 - BK0492

2019 Salsa Warbird Carbon Apex 1

BK0493 - BK0499

2019 Salsa Warbird Carbon Tiagra

FM7480 - FM7486

2019 Salsa Warbird Carbon Frameset

BK6926 – BK6937

2019 Salsa Vaya 105

FM1016 – FM1018

2019 Salsa Vaya Frameset

The bicycles are sold in a variety of different colors and sizes.

The bicycles, manufactured in Taiwan, were sold at specialty bicycle retailers nationwide from September 2018, through November 2018. The Salsa Warbird sold for between $2,000 and $5,400 and the Vaya sold for between $1,000 and $2,000.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bicycles, contact Quality Bicycle Products, and return the recalled Salsa Warbird or Vaya bicycles to the retailer where purchased for free installation of a replacement fork.

Consumers may contact Quality Bicycle Products toll-free at (877) 774-6208 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (CT) Monday through Friday or visit www.salsacycles.com click on “Safety and Support” at the top of the page then “Recall” for more information.

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