Haro Bicycles Recalls Masi Evoluzione and Gran Corsa Bicycles Due to Fall Hazard and Risk of Injury
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Name of Product: Model Year 2017-2020 Masi Evoluzione and Gran Corsa bicycles
Hazard: The bicycle's fork steerer tube can break, causing the rider to lose control, fall and suffer injuries.
Remedy: Repair, Replace
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bicycles and contact their local Haro Bicycles dealer for a free inspection, and repair or replacement of the fork and compression plug.
Consumer Contact: Haro Bicycles at 800-289-4276 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, email at [email protected] or online at www.harobikes.com and click Helpful Links then Recall for more information.
The bicycles have carbon frames with carbon fiber forks and carbon steer tubes. The Masi logo is on the frame and forks. The model name is printed on the frame, on the front portion of the top tube.
Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received five reports of the bicycle forks breaking, including three reports of minor injuries including bumps, bruises and scrapes.
Sold At: Bicycle specialty stores including Sun and Ski and Erik's Bikes and Fitness stores nationwide from December 2016 through February 2021 for between $1,400 and $6,200.
Importer: Haro Bicycles, of Vista, Calif.
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