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Product Safety Recall: SR Suntour Front Suspension Forks

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Product Safety Recall: SR Suntour Front Suspension Forks

SR Suntour Front Suspension Forks - Recall Notice

The forks are certain SR Suntour bicycle forks, models M3010, M3020, M3030, NEX and XCT manufactured between 1 November 2014 and 27 January 2015 with serial date codes between 141101 and 150127.  The forks were incorporated into Trek, Giant, Merida, GT and Scott brand bicycles sold in Australia.  The fork serial date code, fork model, name and size are located on the backside of the fork crown (see image below).

The serial date code is the last 6 digits appearing on the top row in the above image.  For further details regarding the fork models potentially affected visit www.srsuntour-cycling.com.

Defect: The forks may have faulty fixing bolts.

Hazard:  The fixing bolt may break causing the lowers to separate from the stanchions causing a fall hazard.

What to do: Consumers should stop using bicycles which incorporate fork models M3010, M3020, M3030, NEX and XCT which have serial date codes between K#141101 to K#150127 and return them to the store where they were purchased for inspection and possible repair. 

Contact details: If further information is required, retailers/customers are invited to contact SR Suntour’s local distributor: Mr. Alan Bethel, Adventure Brands Pty Ltd, 5 Capital Place, Carrum Downs VIC 3201 on (03) 9770 8912 or alan@adventurebrands.com.au.

See www.recalls.gov.au for Australia Product Recall Information