Orbea Avant Bicycles


Recall Number: #14-266
Date Published: September 03, 2014
Manufacturer: Orbea USA

Hazards

Fall hazard

Summary by USRecalls.org

Orbea USA has issued a recall on all Avant bicycles and carbon framesets after discovery that the bicycle front fork can crack causing the rider to fall and posing the risk of possible injury. This recalls effects approximately 715 bicycles. 

CPSC Official Description

This recall involves all Avant bicycles and carbon framesets sold with hydraulic disk brakes and all Avant bicycles and carbon framesets that are capable of being configured with hydraulic disc brakes. The model numbers are not marked on the bicycles and there is also no color or gender designation. The word Avant is in black or white on the top and head tube of the frameset and the word Orbea is in white on the top and down tube of the frameset.

Products Affected

Avant bicycles and carbon framesets

What do I do next?

If you own an Avant bicycles you should not use it until you have replaced the bicycle front fork. Contact Orbea for a free replacement and installation toll-free at (888) 466-7232 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.