Specialized recall all MY16 Venge ViAS S-Works and Pro level frames

Specialized is recalling S-Works and Pro level models of its Venge ViAS aero bike after reports that the rear wheel could come loose from the dropouts and fracture the bike’s rear end, with one rider suffering minor injuries after this caused a crash.



Specialized has received isolated reports from the field of the rear wheel coming out of the rear dropouts, which can cause fractures in the rear triangle.

When this happens, there is a risk of injury as a rider may lose control and fall.


Please stop using  your  bike and bring it to your nearest Authorized Specialized Retailer for a free installation of a new rear derailleur hanger.

The new improved hanger will prevent the rear wheel from coming out of the dropouts.

Your Authorized Specialized Retailer will also do a free inspection of your rear triangle.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

You will receive a pre-selected Specialized gift when you bring in your bike.

For  questions, please contact your Authorized Specialized Retailer or Rider Care at 02083913502 or customerserviceuk@specialized.com.

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