GENERAL 950R165 9999: TIRES

Make : GENERAL Model : 950R165 Year : NO YEAR
Build Dates : 0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 79T036000
Date Owner's Notified: 1979-10-22 Date Received by ODI: 1979-10-22 Date Added to Database: 1979-12-19
Manufacturers Involved: GENERAL TIRE & RUBBER CO.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: TIRES
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 2715
Summary:
      THE INVOLVED TIRES FAIL TO MEET THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 119, "NEW PNEUMATIC TIRES FOR VEHICLES OTHER THAN PASSENGER CARS". THE TIRES MAY DEVELOP SEPARATIONS IN THE TREAD AREA.
Consequence:
     
Remedy:
      DEALER WILL REPLACE, MOUNT AND BALANCE "FRONT WHEELS ONLY" INVOLVED TIRES WITHOUT CHARGE WITHIN 60 DAYS OF RECALL NOTIFICATION.
Report Initiator: MFR T Report
Regulation Part Number: 571 Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 119
Notes:
      VEHICLE CATEGORY: TRUCKS.SYSTEM: TIRES; SLT JET STEEL, SIZE9.50R16.5.CONSEQUENCES OF DEFECT: TREAD SEPARATION COULD RESULT IN A RAPID LOSS OF AIRFROM THE TIRE, LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL AND AN ACCIDENT.DOT ID NUMBERS: AAXLPUB239, AAXLPUB249, AAXLPUB269, AND AAXLPUB279.