FOX has initiated a voluntary recall of certain model year 2013 32 and 34 Evolution Series forks manufactured between March 1, 2012 and November 30, 2012. Consumers should stop using the recalled product immediately unless otherwise instructed. The full details of the recall can be found in the following press release.
Name of Product: Specified FOX Model year 2013, 32 and 34 Evolution Series Forks having 120-160mm of travel
Units: about 40,000 units total worldwide, of which about 12,500 were sold in the U.S. and Canada.
Manufacturer: Fox Factory of Scotts Valley, CA
Hazard: The fork damper cylinder / piston assembly in some of these units may separate andallow the fork to over-extend under certain circumstances, possibly causing the front wheel to detach from the bicycle while in use, creating a fall hazard.
Incidents/Injuries FOX has received 1 report of an incident in which a broken damper may have caused the fork to over-ext…