Trek Bicycles Australia Pty Ltd—Mirraco bicycles

PRA number

2007/9020

Published date

Product description

Affected models: Black Pearl 1. Blend S. Icon Moto. Five Star Park. Black Pearl 2. Blend 1. Black Pearl 3. Blend 2. Blend 3. Blend 16. The problem forks are limited to those with an "Aricle" date code that includes "2006-8". The product was available for sale in Australia from October 2006 until January 2007.

What are the defects?

A small number of Mirraco bicycles were made with a fork that was welded incorrectly. The weld could break, which could allow the steer to rotate in the crown or the fork to separate.

What are the hazards?

Malfunction

What should consumers do?

Trek Bicycles Australia has contacted all of the bicycle retailers who have been supplied with the models of bikes that may have the affected fork.

Supplier

Trek Bicycles Australia Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

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