LAVAL, Que.—BFGoodrich tires is recalling approximately 129,000 tires that were sold in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.
These tires are primarily found on commercial light trucks, as well as full-sized heavy-duty vans, small RVs and some pick-up trucks.
Approximately 6,400 of the recalled tires were sold in the Canadian market.
This recall, which has been reported to Transport Canada, includes eight specific commercial light truck tire sizes that were produced under the following three product names: BFGoodrich Commercial T/A All-Season, BFGoodrich Commercial T/A All-Season 2 and BFGoodrich Rugged Terrain T/A.
BFGoodrich says that some tires “experienced a rapid loss of air pressure due to a rupture of the sidewall in the bead area under severe usage conditions,” potentially resulting in a loss of vehicle control or crash.
There have been no injuries or fatalities reported as a result of these flaws.
The tires involved in this recall include:
BFGoodrich recommends users remove these tires as soon as possible in order to receive a similar product at no cost.
To return and replace these tires at no cost, please visit an authorized BFGoodrich dealer for assistance. To locate a BFGoodrich dealer visit www.bfgoodrichtires.ca . For questions or concerns please contact BFGoodrich Consumer Care at 1 866-424-2638 (Canada).