NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Aug. 26)—Citing unfavorable early warning data, Bridgestone/Firestone North American Tire L.L.C. is voluntarily recalling about 27,000 Bridgestone Dueler A/T tires, size LT285/75R16, Load Range D.
Company data show that a small percentage of the tires may suffer belt detachment, particularly when underinflated or overloaded. Some 25,600 of the tires are in the U.S., with the remainder in Canada, BFS said in a news release.
Tire owners may receive free replacement tires through any BFS-owned stores in the U.S., while Canadian owners should contact participating Bridgestone retailers, the company said.