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Racelight T Carbon Fork 2003 – 2009 – recall

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Racelight T Carbon Fork 2003 – 2009 – recall

The following notice has been issued by the manufacturer:



Details; We have become aware of components separating affecting models illustrated below.

Models Affected; Full Carbon Racelight T, 12K Racelight T and Racelight T Full Carbon

Hazard; Possibility of bonding failure between fork crown and steerer tube resulting in loss of control / fall which may result in serious injury.

forks recalled

forks recalled

Indentification; If your fork has the characteristics below and any of the icons below, your fork is affected by this recall.

NOT AFFECTED; If your fork has features:

  • Short Drop Brakes [39 – 51mm]
  • Tapered Steerer
  • Is full Carbon (no alloy parts)
  • Is full alloy fork
  • Has an alloy steerer tube
  • No mudguard eyelets
  • Bears the Kinesis or Kinesis UK logos below

Kinesis logos

Your fork will not be affected by this recall

Sales Outlets; Upgrade Bikes retail partners can be found at

Action to take; Please stop using your fork immediately.

Please return your fork either via the retailer you purchased your fork from or directly to ourselves using the address below.

For replacement with Kinesis DC07 fork.

NB in any doubt, stop using your fork immediately and contact us by phone or email for clarification.

Return Address; Upgrade Bikes Limited,
Racelight T Carbon Fork 2003 – 2009 Recall,
Returns Dept.
Units A-B,
Star Road,
Partridge Green,
West Sussex,
RH13 8RA.

We wish to thank you for your co-operation and apologise for any inconvenience.

Further Concerns / Information; Any further information please call: 01403 711 611 opt 4 or

Upgrade Bikes Limited.
Units A-B,
Star Road,
Partridge Green,
West Sussex,
RH13 8RA.
01403 711 611


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