GENERAL 140020 9999: TIRES:TREAD/BELT

Make : GENERAL Model : 140020 Year : NO YEAR
Build Dates : 1983-12-01 - 1987-12-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 88T007000
Date Owner's Notified: 1988-06-01 Date Received by ODI: 1988-04-14 Date Added to Database: 1988-04-25
Manufacturers Involved: GENERAL TIRE & RUBBER CO.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: TIRES:TREAD/BELT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 12700
Summary:
      TREAD SEPARATION DUE TO HIGH INFLATION PRESSURE WHEN USED AT SLOW SPEED AND NOT REDUCED FOR HIGHWAY SERVICE.
Consequence:
      IF INFLATION PRESSURE IS NOT REDUCED FROM LOW SPEEDOPERATION WHEN IN HIGHWAY SERVICE TREAD SEPARATION WILL OCCUR, CAUSING COMPLETETIRE FAILURE.
Remedy:
      REPLACEMENT TIRES WILL BE INSTALLED AT NO COST WITHIN 90 DAYS FROM RECEIPT OF NOTIFICATION.
Report Initiator: ODI T Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      VEHICLE CATEGORY: HEAVY DUTY TRUCKS.DOT IDENTIFICATION: LRJ 14.00 24 AB4B7KI 013 526, LRL 14.00 24 AB4B4NH 013 526,LRN 14.00 24 AB4B4WH 013 527, LRJ 14.00 20 AB2W7PB 013 526, LRL 14.00 20 AB2W7PC013 526, LRJ 14.00 20 AD2W7PB 017 327, LRL 14.00 20 AD2W7PC 017 327.