The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) published on their website that Cooper Tire is recalling 24,459 tires for potential cord distortion. The distortion may cause parting of the lower sidewall compounds extending to the cord material, increasing the risk of tire failure and a crash.
Cooper Tire is recalling certain size 235/65R18 Cooper Discoverer SRX, Evolution H/T, Discoverer HTP, Adventurer H/T CUV, Big O Big Foot A/S, Les Schwab Back Country QS3 Touring HT, and Mastercraft Courser HSX Tour tires.
Here are the affected tires:
Cooper will notify owners, and dealers will replace the tires, free of charge. The recall began June 14, 2019. Owners may contact Cooper customer service at 1-800-854-6288. Cooper’s number for this recall is 172. Owners can also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.