NATIONAL LR7815 9999: TIRES:TREAD/BELT

Make : NATIONAL Model : LR7815 Year : NO YEAR
Build Dates : 1976-06-01 - 1978-06-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 80T011000
Date Owner's Notified: 1980-07-28 Date Received by ODI: 1980-07-28 Date Added to Database: 1980-08-27
Manufacturers Involved: NATIONAL TIRE
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: TIRES:TREAD/BELT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 5120000
Summary:
      TIRES MAY BE SUBJECT TO FAILURE DURING VEHICLE OPERATION.
Consequence:
     
Remedy:
      TIRES WILL BE REPLACED, MOUNTED AND BALANCED WITHIN 60 DAYS OF RECALL NOTIFICATION. TIRES PURCHASED PRIOR TO JUNE 1, 1977 MAY BE RETURNED FOR A HALF-PRICE REFUND, WITHIN THE 60 DAY LIMIT.
Report Initiator: ODI T Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      VEHICLE CATEGORY: PASSENGER VEHICLES.SYSTEM: TIRES; FIRESTONE STEEL BELTED RADIAL 500 '5 RIB AND 7 RIB', FIRESTONETPC, UNION RADIAL STEEL, KM RADIAL 40, WARD"S GRAPPLER II, ATLAS GOLDENAIRE IIAND NATIONAL STEEL BELTED RADIAL, SIZES BR70-13, GR70-15, BR78-13, 195/70R13,CR70-13, CR78-14, DR78-14, ER78-14, FR78-14, FR78-15, GR70-15, GR78-14,GR78-15, HR78-14, HR78-15, JR78-14, JR78-15, LR78-15, AND NR78-15.CONSEQUENCES OF DEFECT: CONTINUED USE COULD RESULT IN RAPID LOSS OF AIR FROMTIRE WITHOUT PRIOR WARNING, LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL, AND AN ACCIDENT.NOTE: POTENTIAL FOR TIRE FAILURE MAY BE INDICATED BY THE APPEARANCE OF A BULGEIN THE TREAD AREA OR BY A THUMPING SOUND OR ROUGHNESS IN THE RIDE.DOT ID NUMBERS: VD017 THROUGH 526, VC186 THROUGH 526, VE186 THROUGH 436, VJ097THROUGH 436, VK186 THROUGH 526, VL186 THROUGH 476, VN186 THROUGH 526, WH097THROUGH 266, W2186 THROUGH 436.