Shimano Australia Pty Ltd—Pro Vibe (Carbon) Cycling Handlebars

Identifying features

Production codes: JE028ZG, JE101ZG, JE106ZG, JF081ZG, JF102ZG, JG48ZG, JH006ZG, JH077ZG

What are the defects?

Due to a manufacturing defect, some handlebars were constructed with carbon fibre that was laid at the wrong angle, which may cause them to break.

What are the hazards?

If the handlebar breaks, it could cause a serious accident.

What should consumers do?

Cease using the handlebars immediately and return them to the place of purchase for a replacement.

For further information, please contact Shimano Australia Pty Ltd (02) 9526 7799 or email

Shimano Australia Pty Ltd
Traders who sold this product

Bicycle retailers nationally

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 1 December 2011 - 29 April 2012

Responsible regulator

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

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Product category