Tires may have Insufficient Strength/FMVSS 119 - Harbor Freight Innova Innova Ultra Runner & Far East Utility Trailer Tires

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17T017
Manufacturer Harbor Freight Tools
Components TIRES
Potential Number of Units Affected 173,557

 

Tires may have Insufficient Strength/FMVSS 119

If the tires cannot meet the strength requirements, the tires may fail, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Harbor Freight Tools (Harbor Freight) is recalling certain Innova Ultra Runner utility trailer tires, sizes 5.3x12 and 4.80/4.00x12, and Far East utility trailer tires, size 4.80/4.00x8, purchased mounted on replacement trailer rims. These tires may not be strong enough to support the expected loads. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 119, "New Pneumatic Tires-Other than Passenger Cars."

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169 - Bulge in Tread Causing Separation/FMVSS 119 - Max-Trac Avon Viper Stryke Tires

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17T016
Manufacturer MAX-TRAC TIRE CO., INC.
Components TIRES
Potential Number of Units Affected 245

 

Bulge in Tread Causing Separation/FMVSS 119

A bulge in the tread or a tread separation can cause a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Max-Trac Tire Co., Inc. (Max-Trac) is recalling certain Avon Viper Stryke tires, sizes 120/70R14, 120/70R15, 160/60R14, and 160/60R15, manufactured from January 4, 2015 through April 8, 2017. A bulge may develop in the tread or the tread may separate from the tire. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 119, "New Pneumatic Tires-Other than Passenger Cars."

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Missing DOT Prefix on Tire/FMVSS 139 - Dunlop GrandTrek PT3A Tires

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17T015
Manufacturer Trek Tire, LLC
Components TIRES
Potential Number of Units Affected 1,400

 

Missing DOT Prefix on Tire/FMVSS 139

The lack of complete DOT identification markings can lead to inappropriate use of the tires, possibly increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Trek Tire LLC (Trek Tire) is recalling certain Dunlop GrandTrek PT3A tires, size 275/50R21, manufactured between December 1, 2016, and December 7, 2016, which fail to conform to the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 139, "New Pneumatic Radial Tires for Light Vehicles." The affected tires lack the complete DOT identification marking prefix for radial tires and light vehicles.

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Missing Tire Load and Inflation Markings/FMVSS 119 - Michelin Pilot Power 3 Sport Motorcycle Tires

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16T012
Manufacturer Michelin North America, Inc.
Components TIRES
Potential Number of Units Affected 184

 

Missing Tire Load and Inflation Markings/FMVSS 119

Without the required maximum load and corresponding inflation pressure information on the sidewall, improper use of the tire may result, increasing the risk of tire failure and a crash.

 

Summary

Michelin North America, Inc. (Michelin) is recalling certain Pilot Power 3 replacement sport motorcycle tires, size 180/55ZR17 (73W), manufactured between April 17, 2016 and May 7, 2016. These tires are missing the required maximum load and corresponding inflation pressure information on the sidewall. As such, these tires fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 119, "New Pneumatic Tires-Other Than Passenger Cars."

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Tire may not Hold Air due to Hole/FMVSS 109 - Triangle TR643 Tires

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17T014
Manufacturer Triangle Tire USA
Components TIRES
Potential Number of Units Affected 288

 

Tire may not Hold Air due to Hole/FMVSS 109

If the tire does not stay inflated, it can it can lead to tire failure, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Triangle Tire USA (Triangle) is recalling certain Triangle TR643 tires, size ST225/75R15, with DOT codes of 0517 and 0617 (produced during 5th and 6th weeks of 2017) sold as replacement tires for cargo and recreational trailers. Due to a specific mold irregularity, the tires may have a small hole where the sidewall and the tread meet, resulting in an air leak. As such, these tires fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 109, "New Pneumatic and Certain Specialty Tires."

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