Rocky Mountain Bicycles of Canada is recalling 3,100 mountain bicycles sold in the U.S. and Canada.
The brake cable housing was not secured properly during manufacturing, which can cause brake failure, posing a crash hazard to the rider.
No incidents or injuries are reported.
This recall involves all model year 2018 Altitude, Instinct and Pipeline mountain bicycles.
The carbon fiber and aluminum bicycles were sold in different colors, with the model name printed on a sticker on the top tube of the bicycles. Rocky Mountain is printed on the down tube, and the Rocky Mountain logo is printed on the headbadge on the headtube. The specified platform family is also printed on the rear triangle of the bicycle at the seatstay.
The bicycles, manufactured in Taiwan and Canada, were sold at Rocky Mountain bicycle dealers nationwide from June 2017, through November 2017, for between $2,600 and $7,300.
What to do
Consumers should stop using the recalled bicycles immediately and contact an authorized Rocky Mountain dealer for free inspection and free repair.
Consumers may contact Rocky Mountain at 866-522-2803 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or online at www.bikes.com and click on Safety/Recall at the bottom of the page.
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