Defective Bicycle Fork Subject to Recall from ENVE Composites

Defective Bicycle Fork Subject to Recall from ENVE Composites
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February 19, 2016

ENVE Composites has announced a recall for a product that is prone to cracking.

The bike manufacturer is recalling its ENVE Carbon Fiber Road Fork 2.0 Disc 1.25" taper models. The left leg of the bicycle fork can crack above the disc brake mount, posing a fall hazard to riders. About 600 bike forks are involved in the recall.

The bicycle forks included in this recall have serial numbers beginning with: VCT1406, VCT1410, VCT1411, VCT1501, VCT1502, VCT1503, VCT1505, VCT1506, VCT1507, VCT1508, VCT1509, and VCT1510. The serial number is located on the black steering tube.

These items were sold at authorized ENVE dealers nationwide and online from June 2014 through December 2015 for about $540.

ENVE has received five reports of the left leg of the fork cracking above the disc brake mount. No injuries have been reported.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled forks and contact ENVE for a full refund or a substitute. The company is contacting consumers who purchased the bicycle forks directly.

Customers with questions about this recall can contact ENVE by phone at (877) 358-2869 or by email at fork-recall@enve.com.