Trek Bicycle Recall- Fall Hazard
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is announcing a recall of 27,000 Trek 2012 FX and District bicycles. According to the recall notice, the bolt that locks the seat saddle clamp to the seat post can break, posing a fall hazard to riders. There have been four incident reports filed regarding the recalled bikes, including one involving a broken tooth and lip injury.
About the Trek Bicycle Recall
- Involves Model Year 2012: Trek 7.2 FX, 7.3 FX, 7.4 FX, AND 7.5 FX; District, and 9th District bicycle models: WSD, Livestrong and Disc models.
- The bicycles were sold at specialized bicycle retailers nationwide from May 2011 through September 2011 for $550 to $1,100.
- Consumers should stop riding the bicycles immediately and contact an authorized Trek dealer for a free replacement bolt.
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