Avanti Bicycle Company Ltd—Avanti Circa & Scott CX Bikes

Identifying features

Avanti Circa:
Model number: A1CC15xx & A1CC25xx
Serial number: U03Kxxxxx to U11Kxxxxx

Scott CX:
Model number: 2181280xx & 2181290xx
Serial number: GS00xxxx

What are the defects?

The above models of bicycles have not been supplied with a ‘front brake cable safety device’ as per the requirements of the pedal bicycle mandatory standard.

What are the hazards?

In the absence of a front brake cable safety device, the sudden wheel stoppage caused by a front brake cable failure could result in injury.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop riding the bicycles immediately and contact Avanti Bicycle Company to be directed to the nearest authorised dealer to have a front brake cable safety device fitted.

Safety devices are expected to be available for fitting in-store from April 28, 2011 at no cost to the consumer.

If you require further information please contact Avanti Bicycle Company on 1300 883 305 or ausrecall@avantibikes.com.

Traders who sold this product

Avanti & Scott authorized dealers throughout Australia

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 30 June 2010 - 15 March 2011

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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