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RECALL Subject : Improper Curing may cause Tread Separation

Report Receipt Date: SEP 01, 2016
NHTSA Campaign Number: 16T013000
Component(s): TIRES
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1,650


Manufacturer: Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company

SUMMARY:
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (Goodyear) is recalling certain G399A LHS tires, size 295/75R22.5 LRG, manufactured January 24, 2016, to May 28, 2016. Due to an anomaly during the curing press set-up operation, incomplete adhesion between the tread and the top belt may have occurred.
CONSEQUENCE:
Incomplete adhesion may result in tread separation of the tire while in use, increasing the risk of a crash.
REMEDY:
Goodyear will notify the vehicle manufacturers that purchased the tires, as well as those that purchased the tires as replacement equipment. The vehicle manufacturers will notify their owners. Dealers will replace the affected tires with a similar tires, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 15, 2016. Owners may contact Goodyear customer service at 1-800-592-3267.
 
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