WASHINGTON (Dec. 18, 2014) — China Manufacturers Alliance L.L.C. (CMA) is recalling 10,462 Bluestar LQ225 Size 8-14.5 low platform trailer tires manufactured between Feb. 24, 2013, and Aug. 9, 2014.
The tires in question may develop blisters in the upper sections of their sidewalls, CMA told the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The blisters may pop while the tires are in operation, causing air loss and blowouts.
The tires were manufactured by Qingdao Xiyingmen Double Camel Tyre Co. and are marked with the DOT plant code 69 with four digit date codes between 0913 and 3214.
CMA told NHTSA it will replace the tires free of charge, and began notifying tire owners Dec. 12 of the recall. The CMA customer service number is 626-301-9575.