Consumer product recall

Expanded Recall: Specialized-branded Sirrus bicycles with alloy cranks recalled due to fall hazard

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Summary

Product
Specialized-branded Sirrus, Sirrus X and Sirrus Sport bicycles with alloy cranks
Issue
Consumer products - Fall hazard
What to do

Immediately stop using the recalled bicycles and return them to the nearest authorized Specialized retailer for a free re-installation.

Affected products

This expanded recall involves Specialized Sirrus X 3.0 and 4.0 bicycles model years 2021 and 2022.  The prior recall involved 2019 and 2020 model year Sirrus, Sirrus X, and Sirrus Sport bicycles. The name of the bike family (i.e., "Sirrus" or "Sirrus X") is written on the top tube of the bicycle whereas the model name (e.g., "3.0" or "Sport") is written on the seatstay. The bicycles were sold in various colours.

The following products are included in the recall:

Model

Model Year

Sirrus Sport (incl. EQ and Step-Through versions)

2019

Sirrus X Comp Carbon

2019

Sirrus X 3.0

2020 to 2022

Sirrus X 4.0

2020 to 2022

Sirrus X 5.0

2020

Sirrus 3.0

2020

Sirrus 4.0

2020

Issue

The crank arm can disengage and cause the bicycle’s rider to lose control, posing fall and injury hazards.

As of August 31, 2022, the company has received 5 reports of incidents in Canada with reports of minor injuries. 

What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bicycles and return them to the nearest Authorized Specialized retailer. The retailer will re-install the cranks to factory specification at no cost. Specialized Bicycle Components is contacting all known purchasers directly.

For more information, consumers may contact Specialized Bicycle Components Canada, Inc. at 1-800-465-8887 from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online.

Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and Specialized Bicycle Components Canada, Inc.

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 approximately 4,135 units of the affected product were sold in Canada and 55,000 were sold in the United States.

Time Period Sold

The affected products were sold from September 2018 to March 2022.

Place of Origin

Manufactured in Taiwan

Details
Original published date: 2021-10-28
Alert / recall type
Consumer product recall
Category
Consumer product - Sports and fitness
Companies

Importer

Specialized Bicycle Components Canada, Inc.

Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue

Quebec

Canada

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-61513