FRF Sports—Argon 18 E-118 Bicycle (2012)

PRA number

2012/13041

Published date

Product description

Carbon-fibre framed time-trial / triathlon bicycle
Argon 18 E118 with ffwd wheels
Identifying features
2012 model Model number: E - 118

Other identifying numbers

2012 model
Model number: E - 118

What are the defects?

The stem spacer fitted to this model may not produce sufficient tension to securely fasten the handlebar to the stem and in certain circumstances may allow the handlebar to rotate.

What are the hazards?

The handlebars could suddenly rotate, causing the rider to lose control of the bicycle and suffer personal injury.

What should consumers do?

Consurmers should not ride the bicycle and should return it to their nearest authorised Argon 18 dealer for modification. Customers may contact FRF on (02) 9559 9000 or email michael@frf.com.au to arrange for the repair to be carried out.

Traders who sold this product

Velo Bicycles, Brisbane;
Corsa Cycle Centre, Adelaide;
Bikebug, North Sydney;
Smart Train, Townsville;
Cyclespeed, Melbourne;
Hot Cycles, Auckland;
Scotty Brown's, Christchurch

Where the product was sold

New South Wales
Queensland
South Australia
Victoria

Dates available for sale

-

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

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