RECALL Subject : Possible Split in Tire/Rapid Air Loss

Report Receipt Date: JUN 10, 2013

NHTSA Campaign Number: 13T005000

Component(s): TIRES

Potential Number of Units Affected: 218

All Products Associated with this Recall

RUNWAY ENDURO 816 / P235/60 R16 99T

Manufacturer: GITI Tire (USA) Ltd.

GITI Tire Company Ltd. (GITI) is recalling certain Runway P235/60 R16 Enduro 816 tires manufactured in the second week of 2013 (DOT code 0213). Due to a tire mold issue, the tires may develop splits in the shoulder.

The tires may experience rapid air loss while driving, possibly resulting in tire failure and increasing the risk of a crash.

GITI will notify owners and dealers will replace the tires, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact GITI Tire at 1-866-488-4737.

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153)