SRAM Recalls Hydraulic Road Rim Brakes and Hydraulic Road Disc Brakes for bicycles due to the brake systems can fail, posing a crash and injury hazard.
The recalled bicycle brake models include SB Red Hydraulic Road Disc, SB Red Hydraulic Road Rim, SB 700 Hydraulic Road Disc and SB 700 Hydraulic Road Rim, used as either front or rear brakes.
The SB RED brake lever is labeled "RED" on the body of the lever assembly. The SB 700 brake lever is labeled "S-Series" on the body of the lever assembly.
The serial numbers for the recalled brakes have the digit "3" as the fourth digit of the serial number. The serial number can be found on the bottom of the caliper body.
Consumers can contact SRAM at 800-346-2928 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday CT or visit the firm's website at www.sram.com and click on Recall Information for more information.
The brakes were sold as aftermarket products and as original equipment on the following bicycle brands and models:
|Brand Name||Model Name|
|ASI||Fuji Altamira CX 1.1|
|Cannondale||Super X Hi-Mod Black Inc.|
|Diamondback||Steilacoom RCX Carbon Pro Disc|
|Specialized Bicycles||Crux Elite Carbon Disc Rival|
Crux Elite Evo Carbon Disc
Crux Expert Carbon Disc Red
Crux Pro Race Carbon Disc Red
Crux Sport E5 Disc Apex
Roubaix SL4 Elite Rival HRR C2
Roubaix SL4 Sport Disc SRAM C2
Ruby Elite Rival HRR
S-works Crux Carbon Disc Red
S-works Roubaix SL4 Disc Red
S-works Tarmac SL4 Red HRR X2
S-works Venge Red HRR X2
Tarmac SL4 Elite Rival HRR M2
Venge Elite Rival HRR M2
The brake systems were sold at specialty bicycle retailers nationwide from May 2013 to December 2013 for between $285 and $581 for the disc or rim brakes. Bicycles sold with the SRAM disc or rim range from $2,500 to $7,500.