Recalls

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Recall data for: 2006 FORD F-250

NHTSA Campaign Number: 05T022000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: F-250

Year: 2006

Component:
TIRES:TREAD/BELT

Manufacturers Involved: CONTINENTAL TIRE NORTH AMERICA

Begin Date Of Manufacturing:

End Date Of Manufacturing:

Recall Type: T

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 34396

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20051207

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 20051121

Date Added To File: 20051123

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 119

Defect Summary:
CERTAIN CONTINENTAL CONTITRAC TR OWL, CONTITRAC TR BSW, GENERAL GRABBER TR BSW, AND CONTITRAC BSW TIRES MANUFACTURED BETWEEN MAY 29 AND JUNE 11, 2005, AND SOLD AS ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT ON CERTAIN FORD TRUCKS AND SOLD AS REPLACEMENT TIRES. THESE TIRES CAN WEAR PREMATURELY WHICH FAILS TO CONFORM TO FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 119, NEW PNEUMATIC TIRES FOR VEHICLES OTHER THAN PASSENGER CARS.

Consequence Summary:
AFFECTED TIRES MAY NOT MEET THE ENDURANCE TEST REQUIREMENTS OF THE STANDARD. CONTINUED USE OF THE AFFECTED TIRES CAN RESULT IN TIRE FAILURE WHICH COULD LEAD TO VEHICLE DAMAGE OR MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH.

Corrective Action:
CONTINENTAL WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPLACE THE TIRES FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON DECEMBER 7, 2005. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CONTINENTAL AT 704-588-5895.