NISSAN Altima Tires,tread/belt Recall | Feb 23, 2001

2001 NISSAN Altima Tires,tread/belt Recall | Feb 23, 2001

Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles Equipped With Firestone Firehawk Gta-02 , Size P205/55r16 89h Tires. The Recalled Tires Are Identified By Dot Serial #w2 T2 Vf3 Xxx Or W2 T2 Vf3 Xxxx; Where Xxx May Be 289, 299, 309, 319, 329, 339, 349, 359, 369, 379, 389, 399, 409, 419, 429, 439, 449, 459, 469, 479, 489, 499, 509, 519, 529, 010, 020, 030, 040, 050, 060, 070, 080, 090, 100, 110, 120, 130, 140, 150, 170, And Where Xxxx May Be 1800, 1900, 2000, 2100, 2200, 2300, 2400, 2500, 2600, 2700, 2800, 2900, 3000, 3100, 3200, 3300, 3400, 3500, 3600, 3700, 3800, 3900, 4000, 4100, 4200, 4300, 4400, And 4500. With Increasing Mileage, The Tires May Develop Shoulder Area Cracking. Continued Use Of A Tire With This Condition May Lead To Exposure Of The Belt Edge.

Under These Circumstances, A Belt Edge Separation Is Posible, Which Could Resulting In The Loss Of Tire Pressure.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Bridgestone/firestone Will Replace The Tires Which Were Installed As Original Equipment On These Altima Vehicles. Firestone Is Conducting The Owner Notification And Remedy For This Campaign. Owner Notification Is Expected To Begin During March 2001. Owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Firestone Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Firestone At 1-800-465-1904.

Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).

This recall was issued on Feb 23, 2001 for 2001 NISSAN Altima, manufactured by NISSAN NORTH AMERICA, INC., in response to Tires,tread/belt problems.

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