Description: This recall involves all model year 2011 through 2015 Flash, FSi , F-4, F-5, F-29, Lexi, RZ, Scalpel and Trigger Cannondale mountain bicycles, with OPI stem/steering tube assemblies "OPI" is printed diagonally across the stem/steering tube in black letters. [Source]
Cycling Sports Group Recalls Cannondale Mountain Bicycles Due to Fall Hazard
Example of a Cannondale mountain bike with an OPI stem/steering tube.
About 23,000 (in addition, about 800 were sold in Canada) units were affected by this recall.
Cannondale mountain bicycles with OPI stem/steering tube Recall Information
|Country of Origin||Taiwan|
|Product Type||Bicycles and Bicycle Accessories|
|Hazard||The OPI stem/steering tube assemblies can fail, posing a risk of injury from a fall.|
|Remedy||Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bicycle and take it to the nearest authorized Cannondale dealer for a free repair. Cannondale dealers will fit a locking reinforcement wedge assembly inside the OPI stem/steering tube and replace the clamp bolts.|
|Contact||Cycling Sports Group at 800-BIKE-USA (800-245-3872) from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or online at www.cannondale.com and click on “Recalls” under the Recalls & Safety link at the bottom of the page.|