RECALL UPDATED: 22nd August 2016
• Full Carbon Racelight T (RT) - 2003/2005
• Racelight T Full Carbon - 2006
• 12K Racelight T - 2007/2009
• 12K - 2009
We have had two cases of components separating affecting models illustrated below.
Possibility of bonding failure between fork crown and steerer tube.
Possibility of bonding failure between fork crown and carbon fork leg.
Resulting in loss of control / fall which may result in serious injury.
If your fork has the characteristics below and any of the icons as pictured on this page, your fork is affected by this recall.
If your fork has any of the below features it is not subject to this recall:
• Short Drop Brakes [39 - 51mm]
• Tapered Steerer
• Is constructed wholly of carbon [ without an aluminium fork crown ]
• Is full alloy fork
• Has an alloy steerer tube
• No mudguard eyelets
• Bears the Kinesis or Kinesis UK logos
Your fork will not be affected by this recall
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ACTION TO TAKE:
Please stop using your fork immediately.
Please return your fork either via the retailer you purchased your fork from or directly to ourselves using the address below.
For replacement with Kinesis DC07 fork.
NB in any doubt, stop using your fork immediately and contact us by phone or email for clarification.
Upgrade Bikes Limited,
Racelight T Carbon Fork 2003 - 2009 Recall,
FURTHER CONCERNS / INFORMATION:
Any further information please call Upgrade Bikes Ltd. 01403 711 611 opt 4
or email email@example.com
We wish to thank you for your co-operation and apologise for any inconvenience.
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