Specialised Bicycle Elements of Morgan Hill, Calif., is recalling about 2,500 Specialised 1st Era Turbo Levo and Kenevo electrical mountain bike battery packs.
Water can penetrate the seal across the LED management pad on the bicycle’s lithium-ion battery pack and trigger the battery to brief circuit, posing hearth and burn hazards.
No incidents or accidents are reported.
This recall includes Specialised 1st technology mannequin yr 2016-2018 mannequin yr Turbo Levo FSR, mannequin yr 2018-2021 mannequin yr Turbo Levo HT, and mannequin yr 2018-2019 mannequin yr Turbo Kenevo FSR electrical mountain bikes with Specialised M1 battery packs that got here as unique tools on the bikes, or Specialised M1 battery packs that had been bought as aftermarket tools to be used with the bikes.
Turbo Levo, Turbo Levo HT, or Turbo Kenevo FSR are printed on the bicycle’s prime tube.
A listing of the Manufacture Half Numbers (P/N) and Made Dates printed on a label on the recalled batteries could also be discovered here.
The battery pack have to be faraway from the bicycle utilizing a 6mm Allen key in an effort to learn the label.
Extra data on the right way to take away the battery pack and decide whether it is included on this recall could also be discovered at www.specialised.com/safety-notices.
The battery packs, manufactured in Taiwan, had been bought at licensed Specialised retailers nationwide and on-line from November 2017, by means of Might 2021, for between $3,400 and $10,000 for the bicycles with the battery packs.
Specialised M1 Battery Packs had been additionally distributed individually below guarantee claims or bought by licensed Specialised retailers and on-line at www.specialised.com from November 2017, by means of March 2019, for about $900.
What to do
Customers ought to instantly cease utilizing the recalled electrical mountain bikes and phone Specialised Bicycle for a free restore. Specialised is contacting purchasers instantly in regards to the recall. Customers mustn’t cost the recalled battery pack or expose it to moist circumstances till it has been repaired by a licensed Specialised retailer.
Customers might contact Specialised Bicycle Elements at (800) 772-4423 from 8 a.m. to six p.m. (MT) Monday by means of Friday, by e mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or on-line at www.specialized.com and click on on “Security Noticifications” on the backside of the web page, or contact a licensed Specialised retailer for extra data.