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Dunlop Trailer Tires Recalled





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Tire Brand Name / Tire Line / Tire Size: Production Dates:
DUNLOP / SP193 / 295/75R22.5 JAN 24, 2010 - MAY 29, 2010
Manufacturer: GOODYEAR TIRE & RUBBER COMPANY Mfr's Report Date: AUG 30, 2010
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 10T018000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Component: TIRES:TREAD/BELT
Potential Number of Units Affected: 11994
Summary:
 GOODYEAR IS RECALLING CERTAIN DUNLOP SP193 COMMERCIAL TRAILER TIRES, SIZE 295/75R22.5, PRODUCED FROM JANUARY 24 THROUGH MAY 29, 2010. THESE TIRES COULD EXPERIENCE AIR LOSS AND IF GONE UNDETECTED, THE TIRE COULD BE DRIVEN WHILE UNDER INFLATED.
Consequence:
 DRIVING A VEHICLE WITH UNDER INFLATED TIRES INCREASES THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Remedy:
 GOODYEAR WILL NOTIFY OWNERS OF RECORD AND WILL VISUALLY INSPECT THE TIRES FOR THE DEFECT. IF THE DEFECT IS PRESENT, GOODYEAR DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE TIRES FREE OF CHARGE. IF THE DEFECT IS NOT PRESENT AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION, THE TIRE IS OK AND WILL NOT NEED TO BE REPLACED. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR ABOUT SEPTEMBER 30, 2010. OWNERS MAY CONTACT GOODYEAR AT 1-800-321-2136.
Notes:
 OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .
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