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Notice: Shimano issues cleat recall

Important Recall Notice of SM-SH92 Cleats sold as after marketproduct for Shimano SPD-R Pedals Shimano has recently become aware of a potential problem with SM-SH92cleats (Shimano part# Y43Y98030). Please read below for details.Name of product: SM-SH92 (10° total float) cleats designedfor Shimano SPD-R road pedals. Potential Hazard: Unable to clip out ofthe pedal if the rear protrusion tab breaks on the SM-SH92 cleat from prolongeduse.Description: The affected cleat has an engraved marking with the model SM-SH92 that is visible from the backside of the shoe. The SM-SH92 cleats were sold

By Press Release – Shimano and CPSC

Important Recall Notice of SM-SH92 Cleats sold as after marketproduct for Shimano SPD-R Pedals

Shimano has recently become aware of a potential problem with SM-SH92cleats (Shimano part# Y43Y98030). Please read below for details.Name of product: SM-SH92 (10° total float) cleats designedfor Shimano SPD-R road pedals. Potential Hazard: Unable to clip out ofthe pedal if the rear protrusion tab breaks on the SM-SH92 cleat from prolongeduse.
Description: The affected cleat has an engraved marking with the model SM-SH92 that is visible from the backside of the shoe. The SM-SH92 cleats were sold as aftermarket product since 1999. The cleats are compatibleand are designed to be used with all Shimano SPD-R pedal models -PD-7700/ 7701 / 6600 / 6601 / 5500 / R535. The SM-SH91 (6° total float) cleatsthat are supplied with all Shimano SPD-R pedals and the after market productSM-SH90 fixed cleats are not affected by this recall.
Sold at: The SM-SH92 cleats were sold as after market items underShimano part # Y43Y98030 at retail stores.
Manufactured in: Osaka, Japan.
Remedy / Contact: Call Shimano American Corp. toll free at 1-800-353-4719 (Monday through Friday 8:00am~5:00pm P.T.) to receive replacement freeof charge.
This information is also available for consumers on our website: http://bike.shimano.com(US site).The Recall of the SM-SH92 bicycle cleat is being conducted in conjunctionwith the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, which is monitoringthe recall effort for effectiveness.
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