Goodyear Issues Recall of LHS Tires Due to Risk of Tread Separation
improper curing may cause tread separation
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company is recalling 1,650 G399A LHS tires, size 295/75R22.5 LRG. Due to an anomaly during the curing press set-up operation, incomplete adhesion between the tread and the top belt may have occurred.
Incomplete adhesion may result in tread separation of the tire while in use, increasing the risk of a crash.
The recall is expected to begin October 15, 2016.
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 similar tires, free of charge.
For further information regarding this recall, consumers may contact Goodyear customer service at (800) 592-3267.