Specialized Bicycle Components Recalls Tarmac SL7 Bicycles and Framesets Due to Fall and Injury Hazards:
Recall Date: October 13, 2021
Name of Product: Specialized Tarmac SL7 Bicycles and Framesets
Hazard: The bicycle’s fork steerer tube can crack or break after harsh impact such as hitting a deep pothole or other stress event, posing fall and injury hazards to riders.
Incidents/Injuries: The company has received two reports of the bicycle’s steerer tube breaking after harsh frontal impact. No injuries have been reported.
Sold At: Authorized Specialized Bicycle Components retailers nationwide from July 2020 through August 2021 for between $3,300 and $15,000.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bicycles and contact Specialized Bicycle Components for a free inspection and repair.
Consumer Contact: Authorized Specialized retailers or Specialized Bicycle Components toll-free at 877-808-8154 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. MT Monday through Friday, email at [email protected], or online at www.specialized.com and click on “Safety Notifications” at the bottom of the page for more information.