The following recall has been announced:
DETAILS: 2012 model year Giant Defy Advanced and Avail Advanced bicycles imported by Giant Bicycle, Inc., of Newbury Park, Calif.; sold at authorized Giant Bicycle dealers nationwide from August through November 2011. This recall includes all 2012 model year men's Giant Defy Advanced 0, 1 and 2 model bicycles and the women's Giant Avail Advanced 0, 1, and 2 model bicycles. The bicycles come in various colors and sizes with "Giant" printed on them. The bicycles were manufactured in Taiwan.
WHY: The fork can crack, posing a fall hazard to riders.
INCIDENTS: None reported.
HOW MANY: About 900.
FOR MORE: Visit the firm's website at http://www.giant-bicycles.com.