Hankook recalls 1,495 Dynapro tyres for tread separation risk

DynaproHANKOOK Tire America Corp has recalled 1,495 Hankook Dynapro MT tires, size LT325/60R18 RT03, for risk of separations at the tread belt edge.

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) Office of Defects Investigation, tread separation can result in tyre failure and loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.

The recalling of the tyres, which were manufactured at Hankook’s manufacturing plant in Jiangsu, South Korea, has been expected this November.

A free of charge tyre replacement is offered by Hankook.