It has come to SimpleTire's attention that Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. (Cooper Tire) has issued a recall on the following tires:
The following statement was released on August 23, 2019:
Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. (Cooper Tire) is recalling certain Roadmaster RM852 EM tires, size 295/75R22.5, with DOT date codes 4618 through 4818. The innerliner gauge may be too thin, allowing the tire sidewall to fail.
Cooper Tire has notified owners, and dealers will inspect and, if necessary, replace the tires, free of charge. The recall began August 30, 2019. Owners may contact Cooper Tire customer service at 1-800-854-6288. Cooper Tire's number for this recall is 173.SimpleTire urges anyone who has purchased these tires in the last few months to please check the production dates on the sidewall of the tires. The DOT Code is easily identified with a small oval circling four numbers.
If the tires you purchased fall within the recall dates, 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.