Around 38,200 Sirrus Bicycles Recalled for Faulty Crank Arm
The Specialized Bicycle Components of Morgan Hill, CA has announced its recall of around 38,200 Sirrus Bicycles. This particular recall includes Sirrus X and Sirrus Sport bicycles with alloy cranks retailed in the U.S. and Canada.
According to reports, the company issued a recall due to the bicycle’s crank arm. There is a probability that the crank arm can disengage, which can lead to the rider losing control. Thus, exposing the rider to higher risks of injury hazards.
Currently, the company has received 56 reports of crank arm issues. Seven of which resulted in injuries. Moreover, one of the injured suffered a torn bicep tendon while the other six sustained minor injuries.
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The Specialized Bicycle Components Sirrus Bicycle Recall includes the following Sirrus bicycle:
- 2019-2020 model year Sirrus
- Sirrus X
- Sirrus Sport
These bicycles were sold in 27 different colors.
For consumers who are concerned about whether their bicycle is included in the recall, the company provided a tip. The bicycle is included in the recall if they can find the word “Sirrus” or “Sirrus X” on the top tube of the bicycle and the model name (e.g. “3.0”) is printed on the seat stay of the bicycle.
Furthermore, reports also confirmed that the bicycles were manufactured in Taiwan. These bicycles were sold at authorized Specialized retailers nationwide. It was also available online from September 2018, through June 2020, for between $850 and $1,700.
What You Need To Do
Consumers are advised to refrain from using the recalled bicycles. Then, call their nearest authorized Specialized retailer for a free repair.
Meanwhile, for others who may have additional questions about the recall, they can turn to Specialized Bicycle Components at (800) 722-4423 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. (PT) Monday through Friday, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or online at www.specialized.com and click on “Safety Notifications” at the bottom of the page for more information.
Editor’s note on The Sirrus Bicycle Recall:
This piece is to inform you about the Sirrus Bicycle Recall.
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