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Tuesday, March 13, 2018 4:46 pm

Helvetia Sports recalls SwissStop EXOTherm cycling disc brake pads

Helvetia Sports recalls SwissStop EXOTherm cycling disc brake pads due to the brake pads can separate from the backplate, posing a fall hazard to the user.

This recall involves SwissStop EXOTherm cycling disc brake pads sold separately as aftermarket spare parts. Only disc pads with models listed below are included in the recall:

SwissStop EXOTherm Disc 25

SwissStop EXOTherm Disc 26

SwissStop EXOTherm Disc 31

SwissStop EXOTherm Disc 27

SwissStop EXOTherm Disc 32

SwissStop EXOTherm Disc 28

SwissStop EXOTherm Disc 34

The model numbers are listed on the product's original packaging. The recalled disc brake pads were sold for certain bicycle brake systems. A full list of these brake systems can be viewed on the firm's site at:

Consumers should return the recalled brake pads to the store where purchased for full refund.

Consumers can contact Helvetia Sports toll-free at 866-358-5218 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at or online at for more information.

The brake pads were sold at various cycling shops nationwide from October 2015 through June 2017 for between $40 and $50.