Trek recalls 97,000 bicycle hydraulic disc brakes

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The brake hose can detach from the brake lever, posing a crash hazard

Trek Bicycle Corp., of Waterloo, Wis., is recalling about 96,900 Promax hydraulic disc brakes sold on Trek bicycles.

The brake hose can detach from the brake lever, posing a crash hazard.

The firm has received 195 reports of brake hoses detaching from the brake lever in the U.S. No injuries have been reported.

This recall involves Trek bicycles with revision 1 of the Promax Solve DSK-925 and Promax F1 DSK-927 hydraulic disc brakes installed as original equipment on the bicycle models listed in the table found here.

The serial number is printed on a sticker under the bike frame.

The disc brakes, manufactured in Taiwan, were sold at Trek dealers nationwide and online at www.trekbikes.com from June 2021, through March 2023, for between $730 and $3,300.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the bicycles with the recalled brakes and contact their local authorized Trek dealer for a free inspection and repair.

Consumers may check their bike’s serial number at www.trekbikes.com/us/en_US/promax-recall-inquiry/ to determine if their bike is included in this recall.

Consumers may contact Trek at (800) 373-4594 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. (CT) Monday through Friday, or online at www.trekbikes.com/us/en_US/company/legal_policies/safety_recalls for more information.

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