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Trek 2012 bicycles recalled


The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a voluntary recall of 27,000 Trek 2012 7.2 FX and district bicycles.

The bolts that secure the seat saddle clamp to the seat can break causing the rider to fall.

Trek has received four reports, one involving a broken tooth and lip injury.

The bikes were sold at specialty bike retailers between May and September of this year for between $550 to $1,100.

Consumers should take the bike to an authorized dealer for a free replacement bolt.

The recalled models are Trek 7.2 FX, 7.3 FX, 7.4 FX, and 7.5 FX and District. 

Ninth District bicycle models are WSD, Livestrong and Disc models.

The model name is found on the bicycle's frame.

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