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Recall: Specialized Tarmac SL7 Bicycles and Framesets

Old 10-15-21, 09:54 AM
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Recall: Specialized Tarmac SL7 Bicycles and Framesets

I don't believe this has been posted yet...

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2022/Sp...Injury-Hazards

Description:This recall involves Specialized Tarmac SL7 bicycles and framesets. “Tarmac” is written on the back of the bicycle’s seat tube. There is an integrated (hidden) cable routing through the bicycle’s headset. “Specialized” or “SWORKS” are printed on the bicycle’s downtube.

Remedy:Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bicycles and contact Specialized Bicycle Components for a free inspection and repair.

Incidents/Injuries:The company has received two reports of the bicycle’s steerer tube breaking after harsh frontal impact. No injuries have been reported.

Sold AtAuthorized Specialized Bicycle Components retailers nationwide from July 2020 through August 2021 for between $3,300 and $15,000.

Manufactured In:
Taiwan
Importer(s):Specialized Bicycle Components Inc., of Morgan Hill, Calif.

Recall number:
22-006
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Old 10-15-21, 09:56 AM
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I've been waiting for 4 maybe 5 days to see who posted about this first. I think you are the winner, unless it's someone in one of the other sub-forums I never go to.
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Old 11-21-21, 09:15 AM
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On one hand, Specialized claims the SL7 is 45 seconds faster over 40k than the SL6. On the other hand, that claim was for the S-works build with the Aerofly II bars and Roval Rapide CLX's, and the round bars and shallow aluminum wheels of the Comp build should be quite a bit slower. I could replace them, of course, but that would make it a $6000-$7000 bike.
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