Shimano—Mechanical Disc Brake Callipers for Road Bicycle
What are the defects?
The steel balls inside the cam mechanism of the disc brake calliper can fall out of place, resulting in a loss of braking power.
What are the hazards?
Loss of braking performance in the worst case scenario may lead to loss of control or an accident.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should immediately stop using bicycles with the recalled brake callipers and take them to a Shimano authorised retailer for a free inspection and installation of replacement callipers.
For further information, call Shimano Australia Cycling on 1300 731 077 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sold through local bicycle stores nationally
- 1 February 2012 - 30 September 2013
Recall advertisements and supporting documentation
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.