Name of Product: 2011 Model Year Anthem Giant Bicycles
Importer: Giant Bicycle Inc., of Newbury Park, Calif.
Manufacturer: Giant Manufacturing Co. Ltd., of Taiwan
Description: This recall involves 2011 model year Giant Anthem X 29er 1, 2 and 3 model bicycles. The sizes sold in small, medium and large.
Hazard: The frame can crack at the junction of the seat post and top tube, posing a fall hazard to riders.
Number of Effected Units: About 370
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop riding the recalled bicycles and contact any authorized Giant Bicycle dealer for a free inspection and repair.
Sold by: Authorized Giant Bicycle dealers nationwide during August 2010 for between $2,200 and $3,500.
For additional information: Contact Giant Bicycle at 1- (866) 458-2555 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or visit the firm’s website at www.giant-bicycles.com