Specialized Recalls 12,000 Bicycles
MORGAN HILL, USA – The latest recall of Specialized came last week when the company received its fourth report on breaking front forks. The recall includes approximately 12,000 units sold between July 2007 and July 2012. The China made Kinesis forks were specified on some 2008 and 2009 Globe women’s and men’s models.
The recalled bicycles include the Globe Elite, Globe Sport, Globe Sport Disc, Globe Centrum Comp, Globe Centrum Elite, Globe City 6, Globe Vienna 3, Globe Vienna 3 Disc, Globe Vienna 4, Globe Vienna Deluxe 3, Globe Vienna Deluxe 4, Globe Vienna Deluxe 5 and Globe Vienna Deluxe 6 bicycles. The bicycles were sold in various colors.
Consumers are called to return their bike to an authorized Specialized retailer for the free installation of a free replacement fork.