38 bike models skewered by recall

In a massive safety recall Product Safety Australia has recalled 38 bike models including from Avanti, Malvern Star, Raleigh and Diamond Back.

Shimano recalls 11-speed cranks

Shimano has recalled certain cranksets on Dura-Ace and Ultegra models due to a fault that can cause the crank arm to separate from the main crank.

Trek recalls disc brake models

Trek has recalled multiple models fitted with Promax hydraulic disc brakes as the brake hose can detach from the brake lever.

Recall: Kogan Fortis MTB Folder

The Fortis Shimano 7 Speed 26" Foldable Mountain Bike from Kogan has been recalled because the bicycle frame may crack or break below the rear suspension during use.

Bike recalled for seat post defect

99 BIKES has recalled the Pedal Clipper 54cm electric flat bar road bike because the seat post clamp may fail and the saddle will dislodge.

Shock bike light charger recall

A charger for a powerful bike light has been recalled because the plug pins are uninsulated resulting in the risk of electric shock.

Trek recalls handlebar

Trek has recalled bikes fitted with an integrated stem/handlebar as well the separately sold handlebar units because the bars can crack if overloaded.
Recall: Trek Fuel goes cranky

Recall: Trek Fuel goes cranky

Trek has recalled a model of its popular Fuel mountain bike range because the cranks have not been properly attached and can fall off.

Recall: Tarmac is off the tarmac

Specialized has recalled one of the world’s most renowned road bikes because the fork steerer tube may crack due to a defect.

Recall: E-bike battery fire hazard

The batteries fitted to certain Specialized electric mountain bikes can catch fire and potentially injure the rider and damage the bike and property.

Front rack recall

The Bombtrack Deck Front bicycle rack has been recalled as the bracket bolted to the bicycle may not keep the rack secure.
pedal pacer recall

Recall: Pedal Pacer off the pace

A serious defect has forced the recall of the Pedal Pacer 2 flat bar bicycle sold by 99 Bikes, as the front wheel can pop out of the fork.
Recall: unsafe MTB pedal

Recall: unsafe MTB pedal

The RYFE 6 Pin Sasquatch mountain bike pedal has been recalled because it may snap when the bicycle is being ridden.

Recall: Royal Baby loses crown

The RoyalBaby Jenny G-4, Mermaid G-3, Space No.1, BMX Freestyle and Bull Dozer RB-23 children’s bicycles have been recalled because they do not comply with safety standards.

Recall: Cannondale’s rack off

Cannondale has recalled the front rack kit for Cannondale Treadwell bicycles as it can become detached from the bike, possibly causing injury.

Recall: Specialized Sirrus cranks fail

Specialized has recalled its Sirrus bikes fitted with two-piece slotted cranks as the cranks may not have been installed to factory specification, causing risk to riders.
child seat recall

Recall: Child seat can crack

A child seat designed to be fitted to the MK1-E Cargo Bike made by Butchers & Bicycles of Copenhagen has been recalled as the seat's plastic shell may crack.

Recall: Surly racks off

Front racks sold by Surly, and marketed as convenient for schlepping packs of beer, have been recalled as they can come loose and contact the front wheel.

Giant flatties fail

Giant has recalled a version of Pinner DH Flat Pedal range because it can break and detach.

Recall: bike carrier adaptor

Decathlon has recalled its BTWIN Bike Carrier Adaptor Bar, used for carrying bikes with non-standard frames on a rear strap bike rack or suspended frame.

Bike light recall

Decathlon has recalled its SL100 Rear LED battery powered bike light due to safety concerns around the battery compartment.
trek kickster recall

Recall: Trek Kickster is off kilter

The pedal-less Trek Kickster bike for kids has been recalled due to a faulty steerer tube clamp. Affected models were sold nationally between 2012 and 2019.
cannondale recall

Fracturing fork recall

Cannondale has recalled its disk braked CAADX cyclocross bikes from model years 2013 to 2016, offering full replacements free of charge.

Revelate reveals recall

The Revelate Designs Terrapin 14L System Bike Seat Bag has been recalled because it may detach and become entangled in the rear wheel and cause a crash.
eZee ebike battery recall

Recall: e-bike battery flame out

A battery fitted to some eZeebike e-bikes has been recalled as it can catch fire during re-charging. The product was sold from 1 April 2016 until 30 June 2018.
giant recall

Children’s bike recall

Giant has recalled several models of children's bicycles due to non-compliant reflectors. Consumers should contact their local Giant retailer to arrange a new fitting.
specialized recall

Shock-collar! Specialized recall

Specialised have recalled a wide range of models because of problems with the steerer tube collar which may cause a sudden lose of steering control.
Olions forks

Specialized recall faulty forks

Specialized have recalled a range of mountain bikes and suspension forks by Öhlins because the air spring can fire itself out of the top of the fork cap.
co2 catridge

Exploding CO2 cartridge recalled

The Kobie brand 16g CO2 cartridges have been recalled due to a risk of explosion when exposed to extreme heat. Refunds are available online at

Recall: Close shave with Timemachine

BMC has recalled its 2017 and 2018 Time Machine 01 triathlon and time trial bikes. When using certain tyre widths on these Timemachine models, the distance between the front tyre and the down tube may not meet the required safety tolerance, and there may be contact between the frame and the tyre. Contact between the [...]

Recall: Cranks blow fuse

Bike manufacturer, Specialized has recalled its 2018 alloy Fuse Comp mountain bike because of faulty crank arms.

Bicycle and accessory recalls

Bicycle and accessory recalls happen when products are found to be faulty or don't comply with local standards. Current recall information is on this page.