RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (Aug. 10, 2012)—Kumho Tire U.S.A. Inc. is voluntarily recalling 1,238 Kumho Solus KH25 tires, size 225/45R17, because of sidewall cracking problems.
Kumho said only 122 of the tires, produced during August 2011 through June 2012, were sold to consumers.
Kumho said cracking in the sidewalls of two of the suspect tires during additional product testing was discovered. To date, there have been no reports of any warranty claim, accident, injury or death regarding the tire recalled related to its reported condition.
Kumho said it is contacting each of the consumers who bought the tires to inform them on how to get their tires replaced
For additional information on this recall, contact Kumho Tire U.S.A. at 800-HI-KUMHO (800-445-8646) or NHTSA's Vehicle Safety Hotline at 888-327-4236 or go to www.safercar.gov.