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Consumer protection division recalls recent bike recalls

Not sure if this was done in response to National Bicycle Month, but the US Consumer Product Safety Commission has re-issued 10 bicycle and bicycle accessory recalls. It’s kind of like their Top 10 list of bicycle fails. The agency says that as folks head out on their bicycles this spring, they should check to …

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Salsa recalls faulty bike racks

Salsa Cycles is recalling about 1,100 faulty bicycle racks that can break off the bike, causing the rider to lose control. The wholly owned brand of Bloomington, Minn.-based Quality Bicycle Products recommends that users immediate remove the racks from their bikes and take them to authorized Salsa dealers for inspection, re-mounting or a refund. The …

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Faulty pedals on Public Bikes spark recall

San Francisco-based Public Bikes is recalling 4,100 bicycles after receiving two dozen reports that the pedals crack.

The Wellgo brand pedals mounted on the 18 models of men’s and women’s bicycles are clearly marked. …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.bikingbis.com/2012/04/05/faulty-pedals-on-public-bikes-spark-recall/