PRODUCT SAFETY RECALL
2014 Kona Wo Fat Bike
 

October 2014 KONA CONSUMER RECALL NOTICE Kona recalls 2014 Wo Fat Bike Model Due to Fall Hazard; Bicycle Forks Can Break

 

•Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
•Name of product: Kona Wo, Fat Bike with Kona Project Two Fat Disc Fork
•Hazard: The bicycle forks can crack or break at the fork crown/steer column interface, causing a fall hazard to consumers
•Remedy: Replace forks
•Consumer Contact: Groupe Sportif at (03) 8878-1000 from 8:30am – 5pm EST Monday through Friday.
•Recall Details: 531 units (World Wide)
•Description: The recall involves all 2014 Kona Wo bicycles equipped with a Kona Fat Project Two Disc Fork. The bicycles come in charcoal black with silver decals.
•Incidents: One US report of a steer tube breakage, no injury reported
•Consumers should immediately stop using these recalled bicycles and contact their local Kona authorized dealer for instructions on receiving a replacement fork.
•Sold at: Authorized Kona bicycle dealers nationwide from September 2013 to October 2014.

Importer: Groupe Sportif, Melbourne, Australia
Manufactured in: Taiwan