Giti Recalls Certain Primewell Valera Touring II Tires - Tire Review Magazine

Giti Recalls Certain Primewell Valera Touring II Tires

Giti Tire is recalling certain Primewell Valera Touring II replacement passenger car tires, sizes 185/65R14 86H, 195/60R15 88H, 205/55R16 91H, 205/60R16 92V, 215/60R17 96H, and 235/60R17 102T.

Giti Tire is recalling certain Primewell Valera Touring II replacement passenger car tires, sizes 185/65R14 86H, 195/60R15 88H, 205/55R16 91H, 205/60R16 92V, 215/60R17 96H, and 235/60R17 102T.

A total of 394,378 tires in the six sizes are being voluntarily recalled.

The affected tires may develop cracks in the lower sidewall, potentially resulting in a loss of air. A loss of air pressure may result in sudden tire failure, increasing the risk of a crash. Giti will notify owners, and dealers will replace the affected tires, free of charge. With the voluntary recall, Giti will replace tires as follows: if 1 or 2 tires were purchased, 2 tires will be replaced; if 3 or 4 tires were purchased, 4 tires will be replaced.

The recall is expected to begin July 20, 2017. The users will be directed to go to the retailer where the tires were purchased for a free replacement of any subject tires.

A toll free number (877-342-0882) has been established to handle inquiries. Additionally, users can send an email to [email protected], or visit http://recall.primewell-us.com/ for more information.

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