Alliance is recalling tire model number 396, size 445/65R22.5, which were manufactured April 22, 2013, to November 23, 2014, and size 600/50R22.5 manufactured May 27, 2013, to November 2, 2014, because of a tread defect. The tires have a radial construction consisting of a steel casing and steel belts under the tread. The problem is that the belts are becoming loose, which will lead to the tread separating from the tire. This results in a sudden deflation of the tire. These tires are dual-purpose tires for trucks. They can provide traction for off-road applications, and can be used on the roadways at highway speed. The cause of the problem is currently unclear.
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Alliance will notify owners, and dealers will reimburse consumers for the defective tires. The recall is expected to begin in March 2015. Owners may contact Alliance customer service at 1-800-343-3276. Alliance’s number for this recall is ATG-396HS-001.
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