Sheppard Cycles — Avanti Corsa SL Bicycles and Framesets MY2014-2018, Corsa ER Bicycles and Framesets MY2016-2018 and Giro C Bicycles MY2017-2018

Photograph of Avanti Corsa SL Bicycle
Photograph of Avanti Corsa ER Bicycle
Photograph of Avanti Giro C Bicycle

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.

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Avanti Bike Dealers (see attached Traders list)

List of traders who sold this product
Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 21 January 2013 - 7 May 2020

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Responsible regulator

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

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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