MICHELIN issued a recall on multiple tire models

Starting date:
July 15, 2013

Type of communication:
Recall

Subcategory:
Tire

Notification type:
Safety Mfr

System:
Tires

Units affected:
4000

Source of recall:
Transport Canada

Identification number:
2013245

TC ID number:
2013245

Advisory details

On certain tires, incorrect handling may have caused a pinhole in the sidewall. A loss of inflation pressure could cause increased tire temperature, which could lead to tire failure. This could result in a vehicle crash causing property damage and/or personal injury. Correction: Retailers will replace affected tires.


Affected products

Makes and models affected Make Model Model year(s) affected
MICHELIN LTX M/S2 P275/55R20 2012, 2013, 2013, 2013, 2013, 2013
MICHELIN X RADIAL LT2 P275/55R20 2013
MICHELIN LTX M/S2 P265/65R18 2013