November 28, 2001
Michelin Recalls Tires
Detroit, MI (SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway
Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has published a recall affecting
MICHELIN 27580R22.5 Tires.
Number Involved: 385
TIRE DESCRIPTION: 275/80R22.5 MICHELIN XZE TL LRG. ON ONE SIDE OF THE TIRE,
INSTEAD OF THE MARKING OF THE MAXIMUM LOAD RATING AND CORRESPONDING
INFLATION PRESSURE OF THE TIRE, THE TIRE IS MARKED TWICE WITH THE LOAD
RATING AND THE INFLATION PRESSURE IS OMITTED. THIS DOSE NOT MEET THE
REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 119, "NEW
MICHELIN HAS NOT PROVIDED THE AGENCY WITH A REMEDY SCHEDULE.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 01T017000
Regarding Auto Recalls
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auto recalls before
your dealer will know about them. If you have a vehicle
affected by one of these posted recalls be sure and
write down the NHTSA
CAMPAIGN ID Number.
If your dealer doesn't know about the recall when you
check, ask them how they are notified of recalls and
when the next update is due.
Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!
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