NHTSA Campaign Number: 17T003
Manufacturer Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.
Potential Number of Units Affected 7,067
Traction Requirements Not Met/FMVSS 139
The affected tires may not provide the expected traction or performance in snow conditions, increasing the risk of a crash.
Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. (Cooper) is recalling certain Discoverer M+S Sport tires, sizes 235/75R15, 255/65R16, 215/70R16, 225/70R16, 235/70R16, 245/70R16, 265/70R16, 255/60R17, 225/65R17, 235/65R17, 265/65R17, 255/55R18, 235/60R18 and 255/50R19. These tires may be marked with the Alpine Symbol, but do not meet the traction requirements for snow tires. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 139, "New Pneumatic Radial Tires for Light Vehicles."