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Sheppard Cycles - Avanti Corsa SL Bicycles and Framesets MY2014-2018, Corsa ER Bicycles and Framesets MY2016-2018 and Giro C Bicycles MY2016-2018 Recall

A recall notice for Avanti Corsa SL Bicycles and Framesets MY2014-2018, Corsa ER Bicycles and Framesets MY2016-2018 and Giro C Bicycles MY2016-2018 supplied by Sheppard Cycles.
In Avanti Corsa SL Bicycles and Framesets, the seat clamp bolts may break or the bicycle frame may develop cracks at the intersection with the seat clamp bolts.
In Avanti Corsa ER Bicycles and Framesets and Avanti Giro C Bicycles, the seat clamp bolts may break.

Sheppard Cycles - Avanti Corsa SL Bicycles and Framesets MY2014-2018, Corsa ER Bicycles and Framesets MY2016-2018 and Giro C Bicycles MY2016-2018

PRA No.

2020/18326

Date published

7 Jun 2020

Product description

Avanti Corsa SL Bicycles and Framesets
Model Years 2014-2018

Avanti Corsa ER Bicycles and Framesets
Model Years 2016-2018

Avanti Giro C Bicycles
Model Years 2016-2018

See attached identifying numbers list below

Photograph of Avanti Corsa SL Bicycle

Photograph of Corsa ER Bicycle

Photograph of Avanti Giro C Bicycle

Identifying features

List of identifying numbers.xlsx (15.93 KB)

What are the defects?

In Avanti Corsa SL Bicycles and Framesets, the seat clamp bolts may break or the bicycle frame may develop cracks at the intersection with the seat clamp bolts.

In Avanti Corsa ER Bicycles and Framesets and Avanti Giro C Bicycles, the seat clamp bolts may break.

What are the hazards?

The seat post may slide downwards inside the frame. If this occurs while the user is riding the bicycle, there is an increased risk of an accident or injury to the rider or bystanders.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop riding the bicycle immediately and contact the place of purchase to arrange for a replacement seat post kit to be fitted, free of charge.

For more information, consumers can contact Sheppard Cycles on 1300 883 305 or csaustralia@sheppardcycles.com.

Supplier

Sheppard Cycles

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Avanti Bike Dealers (see attached Traders list)

List of traders who sold this product

Traders list.xlsx

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Dates available for sale

  • 21 January 2013 - 7 May 2020

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Recall advertisement.pdf (129.6 KB)

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.