Product Recall: Racelight T Carbon Fork 2003 - 2009

16 October 2015

Does a Racelight T Carbon Fork (2003 - 2009) mean anything to you? Well, there's a product recall on it, and it regards the safety of the forks, which is bad darts.

The company say:

"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"


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

"Indentification; If your fork has the characteristics below and any of the icons below, your fork is affected by this recall. If your fork has a logo like any of these it must be replaced"

Affected fork logos


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 You need to stop using your fork immediately, and return your fork either via the retailer you purchased your fork from or directly to ourselves using the address below.

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.

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

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

TOPICS:   Recalls

1 comment

  • Andy A.
    Fork off!

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