BFGoodrich® Tire Recall
BFGoodrich® tires announced today it is recalling approximately 129,000 tires that were sold in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. Approximately 104,000 of the recalled tiers were sold in the U.S. market. These tires are primarily found on commercial light trucks, as well as full sized heavy-duty vans, small RVs and some 3/4 and one ton pick-up trucks.
This recall, which has been reported to the National Highway Traffic Saftey Adminstration (NHTSA), includes eight specific commercial light truck tire sizes that were produced under the following three product names; BFG Commercial T/A All-Season, BFGoodrich® Commercial T/A All-Season 2 and BFGoodrich® Rugged Terrain T/A.
BFGoodrich® has observed that a limited number of these tires experienced a rapid loss of air pressure due toa rupture of the sidewall in the bead are under sever usage conditions. This can result in a potential risk of loss of vehicle control or vehicle crash. At this time, there have been no injuries or fatalities reported.
BFGoodrich® recommends consumers remove these tires as soon as possible in order to receive a similar product at no cost. To return and replace these tires at no cost, please visit an authorized BFGoodrich® dealer for assistance. To locate a BFGoodrich® dealer visit www.BFGoodrich®Tires.com. For questions or concerns please contact BFGoodrich® Consumer Care at 866-524-2638 (U.S.), 866-424-2638 (Canada) or 01-800-062- 0867 (Mexico).
The BFGoodrich® tires brand is owned and operated by Michelin® North America, Inc.
Continental Tire Recall - Continental ContiProContact
Continental Tire the Americas, LLC. has initiatied a tire safety recall involving certain Continental Tire brand passenger tires in size P205/65R15 95T Extra Load ContiProContact.
The affected tires were sold as replacement tires. Continental has determined that affected tires may exhibit a condition in the tread which may lead ot uneven wear, vibration, separation of the treadna dn a possible loss of inflation pressure. This could result in potential loss of control that could lead to a crash without warning. The safety recall is being intiiated to avoid any potential loss of control that could lead to a crash without warning. The safety recall is being initiated to avoid any potential risk to users.
To stay up to date on Continental Safety Recalls, visit their website at www.continentaltire.com/customer-support. Follow the link in their footer for current recalls.
The Continental P205/65R15 95T Extra Load ContiProContact tire is identified as follows:
P205/65R15 95T Extra Load ContiProContact
DOT TIN: VYUR471B 0615
Article No.: 15449480000
No other tire sizes, production periods or product lines are affected.
Continental recommends consumers remove these tires as soon as possible in order to receive a similar product at no cost. To return and replace these tires at no cost, please visit an authorized Continental dealer for assistance. To locate a Continental dealer visit www.ContinentalTire.com. For questions or concerns please contact Continental Customer Care at 800-847-3349 (U.S.)