394,000 Primewell Tires Recalled for Sidewall Cracking

Primewell tires is recalling 394,000 tires because the tire’s sidewalls can crack and lose air.

The recall is for 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.
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. The recall is expected to begin July 20, 2017. .

Click here for the full U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s recall bulletin. There have been no property damage or injury claims reported.

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Wayne Hogan

Wayne Hogan

Wayne Hogan, a Jacksonville native, has been with the firm since 1977. He graduated from Florida State University, where he received both his bachelor’s and J.D. degrees. He specializes in all areas of personal injury law. In addition to participating in many professional associations, he and his wife, Pat, are also actively involved in the community.