Thursday, September 21, 2017 4:21 pm
Renthal recalls motorcycle clip-on handlebars
Renthal recalls motorcycle clip-on handlebars due to the handlebar clamp can crack and fail, posing a crash hazard.
This recall involves all Gen 1 and Gen 2 motorcycle clip-on aluminum handlebars for motorcycles distributed or sold for use on non-public roads. Gen 1 handlebars have a golden 40 mm tube with a black clamp and texturized gray end cover. Renthal and adjustability markings are etched on the tube and on the clamp. Gen 2 handlebars have a silver 20 mm tube with a black tip on one end and a two-screw clamp on the other end. Renthal is printed on the clamp.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled handlebars and contact Renthal for free replacement handlebars.
Consumers can contact Renthal toll-free at 877-736-8425 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or online at www.renthalroad.com and click "Clip-on Recall" in the middle of the page for more information.
The clips were sold at Renthal motorcycle dealers nationwide from April 2009 through July 2017 for about $215."