Deda Elementi, in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, has initiated a voluntary recall and replacement program for its Forza carbon stems sold from January 2008 to June 2008. The stem can crack during normal use, posing a fall hazard. Deda has received 4 reports of incidents with broken Forza stems, none of which resulted in injury.
If you own a recalled Forza stem, immediately stop using it and return it to the place of purchase (us), or contact Deda to arrange for shipping and free replacement.
IDENTIFYING THE RECALLED STEM
- Sold between January 2008 and June 2008.
- Stem has the high-gloss finish seen in Figure 1 below. The matte finish seen in Figure 2 is not part of the recall.
- The fork was also sold on model-year 2008, Bianchi bicycles that retailed between $4,300 and $8,700.
WHAT TO DO NEXT
If your stem is part of this recall, please stop using it immediately and bring it to us for a free replacement.
If you are unable to visit us or if you have any more questions, please contact Deda any time at 866-514-5522 or firstname.lastname@example.org.