Recalled Product Name/Brand/ID

Cannondale 26″ Dave Bicycles

Recall Product Images

Recalled Cannondale 26

Potential Risks or Issues

  • The bicycle headtube/downtube weld can become damaged and separate from the bicycle frame.
  • This poses fall and injury hazards to the riders.

Has Anyone Been Injured?

No injuries have been reported. However, the firm has received two reports of damage to the bicycle headtube/downtube weld, causing the bicycle headtube to separate from the bicycle frame.

About the Recall

This recall involves Model Year 2021 through 2023 Cannondale 26″ Dave bicycles and framesets. The bicycles and framesets were sold in deep teal and stealth gray. “Dave” is printed on the bicycle frame top-tube. “Cannondale” is printed on the downtube.

Where to Find Unique Identification of this Product

Consumers can identify the recalled bicycles by checking for the model year, the presence of “Dave” printed on the frame top-tube, and “Cannondale” printed on the downtube.

How Many Units Are Affected?

About 660 units of the recalled bicycles are affected. Additionally, approximately 113 units were sold in Canada.

Affected Batch/Date Range

The recall includes Model Year 2021 through 2023 Cannondale 26″ Dave bicycles and framesets.

Who is the Distributor(s)?

The distributor of the recalled bicycles is Cycling Sports Group Inc., dba Cannondale, located in Wilton, Connecticut.

Places Where Recalled Product was Sold

The recalled bicycles were sold at bicycle stores nationwide and online at from June 2021 through September 2023. The bicycles were priced at approximately $1,300.

Where was This Manufactured?

The recalled bicycles were manufactured in Taiwan.

Actions for Consumers

  • Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bicycles.
  • Contact an authorized Cannondale dealer for a free replacement frame.

Remedy Process

Consumers can contact Cannondale at 800-245-3872 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday. They can also email or visit or and click on “Recalls & Notices” at the bottom of the page for more information.

Additional Information

For additional information, consumers can visit the official recall page here.

Regulatory Compliance

This recall is in compliance with the regulations set by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).

How Can I Protect Myself From Falling Victim?

To protect yourself from falling victim to this recall, check your bicycle’s model year and look for the presence of “Dave” on the frame top-tube and “Cannondale” on the downtube. If your bicycle matches the recalled product, stop using it immediately and contact an authorized Cannondale dealer for a free replacement frame.

Final Thought

Ensuring the safety of consumers is paramount, and this recall demonstrates Cannondale’s commitment to addressing potential hazards promptly. By following the recommended actions, consumers can protect themselves from the fall and injury hazards associated with the recalled bicycles.