WASHINGTON—Shandong Jinyu Industrial Co. Ltd. (Shandong) is recalling 5,068 Jinyu YS78 and Evergreen ES89 AT tires, size LT225/75R16.
Shandong Jinyu manufactured the tires between April 1, 2011 and Aug. 31, 2014, the tire maker told the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. They bear the DOT date codes 1611 through 4314, NHTSA said.
The tires may not be able to dissipate heat properly, making them prone to belt separation and failure, Shandong Jinyu said.
NHTSA said the specifics of the recall are still under development, and that Shandong Jinyu has not yet provided a notification schedule. Meanwhile, owners of the tires may call Shandong Jinyu customer service at 786-521-1296.