The NTSA has issued two recalls on around 442,000 tires made by Cooper but sold under several brand and store names.
The tires have sidewall defects that could cause the tire to completely tear apart. Over 430,000 tires have the potential to tear up meaning serious or even deadly risk for over 100,000 vehicles currently on the road.
Cooper Tire isn’t contacting those who own the tires until March 25th. I know you don’t want to risk anything by waiting for an official recall that’s 3 weeks away, so please call Cooper Tire customer service at 1-800-854-6288 (note recall number 178) if you have you own the following tires: