Product Recall Alert

GT Recalls LaBomba Bicycles

The bicycle headtube/downtube weld can become damaged and separate from the bicycle frame, posing fall and injury hazards.

View The Official CPSC Recall Notice


This recall involves GT Model Year 2019 through 2023 LaBomba 24” bicycles, LaBomba 26” bicycles, LaBomba Pro bicycles, LaBomba Rigid bicycles, and LaBomba 26” bicycle framesets.

The bicycles and framesets were sold in sea green, green, dusty blue, blue, purple, and red. The model name LaBomba is printed on the bicycle frame top-tube. “GT” is printed on the downtube.


The firm has received five reports of damage to the bicycle headtube/downtube weld, causing the bicycle headtube to separate from the bicycle frame.

Name of Product: GT LaBomba bicycles

Recall Date: March 7, 2024

Recall Number: 24-148

Hazard: The bicycle headtube/downtube weld can become damaged and separate from the bicycle frame, posing fall and injury hazards.

Sold At: Bicycle stores nationwide from October 2018 through September 2023 for between $400 and $1,450.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bicycles and contact an authorized GT dealer for a free replacement frame.

Units: About 3,040 (In addition, about 324 were sold in Canada)

Consumer Directions and Contact

What Do I Do if My Product is Recalled?

GT at 800-843-2453 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET and Monday through Friday, email at or online at or and click on “Recalls & Safety” for more information.

What Do I Do If I Was Injured By a Defective Product?

Contact Schiffman Firm's product liability hotline at (412) PRODUCT to have a confidential consultation regarding your potential case.

When Bad Products Hurt Good People - Your Case Is Our Cause

Which Law Firm Handles Product Liability and Defective Product Personal Injury Claims?

With over 100 years of collective legal and trial experience, the team at Schiffman Firm has been a leader in providing trusted legal representation to injured victims and other types of clients in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

With a focus in product liability cases caused by dangerous and defective consumer and commercial products, our attorneys bring vast amounts of experience and expertise to victims and families that have suffered an injury caused by defective products like, but not limited to:

    defective airbag icon

    Automobiles and Airbags

    crossbow logo

    Firearms, Bows, and Hunting Equipment

    saw logo

    Power Tools, Machinery, and Snow Blowers

    infant logo

    Infant Inclined Sleepers, Beds, and Rockers

    Our team of lawyers can also handle a wide variety of other personal injury cases and legal matters including car accidents and automobile collisions, injured children, and estate litigation.
    All Legal Services Offered
    Schiffman Team - From Left to Right - Daniel Schiffman, Roni Schiffman, Carl Schiffman, Benjamin Wilt, and Jason Schiffman

    Start Your Free Consultation