PETERBILT 579 2017: TIRES

Make : PETERBILT Model : 579 Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2016-03-07 - 2016-10-05
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V803000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-12-14 Date Received by ODI: 2016-11-04 Date Added to Database: 2016-11-04
Manufacturers Involved: PACCAR Incorporated
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 1016G (PB) & 16KWC
Component: TIRES
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 202
Summary:
      PACCAR Incorporated "PACCAR" is recalling certain model year 2017 Kenworth K370, T270, T370, T440, T660, T800 trucks manufactured February 2, 2016, to October 13, 2016, and Peterbilt 330, 337, 348, 367, 389, 567, and 579 trucks manufactured March 7, 2016, to October 5, 2016. The affected vehicles are equipped with certain Goodyear LHS Load Range G tires, size 295/75R22.5 G399A, that due to incomplete adhesion, have a tire tread that may partially separate.
Consequence:
      A partial tread separation may increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Goodyear will notify the owners of the affected Peterbilt and Kenworth vehicles and Goodyear dealers will replace the affected tires, free of charge. The recall began on December 14, 2016. To find a Goodyear dealer, owners should contact Goodyear Consumer Relations at 1-800-592-3267. Consumers may also contact Kenworth customer service at 1-425-828-5000 and Peterbilt customer service at 1-940-591-4000. PACCAR's number for this recall is 1016G "PB" "Peterbilt", and 16KWC "Kenworth".
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.