Scott, Trek recall bicycles with SR Suntour forks

Model year 2011 through 2013 forks pose failure hazard

Scott and Trek have recalled 2011 through 2013 model year bikes equipped with SR Suntour suspension forks. Forks affected by this recall can break, posing a crash hazard to the rider.

These bicycles were sold at North American bike shops from October 2010 to November 2013 for between $450 and $1,100 for Scott bicycles, and from May 2010 to June 2014 for between $600 and $1,370 for Trek bicycles.

Riders with bikes affected by this recall are urged to stop riding them immediately and bring them to their nearest Scott or Trek dealer for repair or replacement.

This recall applies to approximately 5,200 Suntour-equipped Scott bicycles and about 120,000 Suntour-equipped Trek bicycles.

Click here for a list of Scott models affected by this recall.

Click here for a list of Trek models affected by this recall.

Contact information

Scott USA: (888) 607-8365, ext. 2012, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at www.scott-sports.com and click on "Safety and Recalls" at the bottom of the page for more information.

Trek: (800) 373-4594 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at www.trekbikes.com and click on the "Get Support" button at the bottom of the page, then click on "Safety & Recalls" under "Owner Resources" for more information.

Josh Patterson

Tech Editor, US
Josh has been riding and racing mountain bikes since 1998. Being stubborn, endurance racing was a natural fit. Josh bankrolled his two-wheeled addiction by wrenching at various bike shops across the US for 10 years and even tried his hand at frame building. These days Josh spends most of his time riding the trails around his home in Fort Collins, Colorado.
  • Discipline: Mountain, cyclocross, road
  • Preferred Terrain: Anywhere with rock- and root-infested technical singletrack. He also enjoys unnecessarily long gravel races.
  • Current Bikes: Trek Remedy 29 9.9, Yeti ASRc, Specialized CruX, Spot singlespeed, Trek District 9
  • Dream Bike: Evil The Following, a custom Moots 27.5+ for bikepacking adventures
  • Beer of Choice: PBR
  • Location: Fort Collins, CO, USA

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