Consumer product recall

Certain Pirelli 28-622 P ZERO TM Race TLR bicycle tires recalled due to Fall Hazard

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Summary

Product
Certain Pirelli 28-622 P ZERO TM Race TLR bicycle tires
Issue
Consumer products - Fall hazard
What to do

Immediately stop using the recalled product and contact Pirelli Tire LLC for a refund or replacement.

Affected products

This recall involves Pirelli 28-622 (700x28c) sized tubeless-ready P ZERO TM Race TLR and TLR Classic black rubber bicycle tires. The Race TLR has a black coloured sidewall with "Pirelli" and “P Zero TM Race TLR" written in white letters. The Race TLR Classic has a black and gum coloured sidewall with "Pirelli" and "P Zero TM Race TLR" written in black letters.

The following products are included in this recall:
Product Model Number IPCODE Tire ID on sidewall Production Date Code on sidewall UPC
28-622 P ZERO TM Race TLR 4149600 496N All date codes between “1023” and “2423” 8019227414967
28-622 P ZERO TM Race TLR Classic 3984300 843L All date codes between “1023” and “2423” 8019227398434

Issue

The tires may not retain inflation pressure on some rims. This may result in bead unseating and rapid air loss, and result in potential loss of bicycle control, posing fall and injury hazards.

As of August 23, 2023, the company has received no report of incidents or injuries in Canada. In the United States, the company has received 1 report of incident and injury.

What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and contact Pirelli Tire LLC for a refund or replacement.

For more information, consumers can contact Pirelli Tire LLC by telephone toll-free at 1-800-622-2390 from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. EST Monday through Friday, by email or visit the company’s website.  

Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and Pirelli Tire LLC.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.

Additional information

Background

Number Sold

The company reported that 544 units of the affected product were sold in Canada and 14,176 were sold in the United States.

Time Period Sold

The affected products were sold from March 2023 to July 2023.

Place of Origin

Manufactured in Italy

Details
Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Consumer product recall
Category
Consumer products - Sports and fitness
Companies

Importer

Pirelli Tire LLC

Rome

Georgia

UNITED STATES

Manufacturer

Pirelli Industrie Pneumatici SRL

Bollate

Milan

ITALY

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-74170

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