Trading Standards Institute Advice

2021.10.22 Recall: Hunt - TT (Time Trial) Disc Rear Bicycle Wheel

The following notice has been issued by the Office for Product Safety and Standards.

Hunt TT (Time Trial) Disc Rear Bicycle Wheel

Hunt 

Alert number
2110-0089

Product type
Hobby / sports equipment - Bicycle wheel

Product identifiers
All units sold / purchased before 17 September 2021

Product description
Rear disc wheel of a time trial bicycle (rim and disc brake models)

Country of origin
China

Counterfeit
No

Risk type
Injuries

Risk description
The rim hooks have been found to be overly sharp and it is possible that the rim hooks could, after extended use, cut through the sidewall of the tyre causing a sudden loss of pressure, which could result in a loss of control and an accident. The product does not meet the requirements of the General Product Safety Regulations 2005.

Corrective measures
The product has been recalled from end users. Please see www.theriderfirm.cc/ or www.huntbikewheels.com/ for more detailed information.

Online marketplace
Only sold on www.huntbikewheels.com/ and these wheels have been removed from sale

Notifier
Local authority trading standards

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