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SRAM to recall all its hydraulic brakes

Post by Zenkem on Sat Dec 21, 2013 9:47 am


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Re: SRAM to recall all its hydraulic brakes

Post by gsmolin on Sun Dec 22, 2013 9:22 pm

apparently they didn't think that people would ride their bikes in cold weather????

the article states that they were able to replicate the seal failure during bench testing. seems like a shoddy testing protocol if you neglect to test the brakes in the conditions many of us ride in.

OTOH everything's 20/20 through the retro-scope

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Re: SRAM to recall all its hydraulic brakes

Post by spookyload on Wed Dec 25, 2013 1:26 pm

Magura had the same issue with their MT-8 brakes last year. Mine were recalled as a result. Below 40F the o-ring would get hard and allow air to get in the system.
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