Mityre Australia Pty Ltd—Mitas Sport Force Motorcycle Tyres

Identifying features

Article numbers: 3000559988000, 3000564627000, 3000559947000, 3000564638000, 3000567759000

DOT of the product (shown on sidewall): Range of DOT H3 0114 to DOT H3 2614, i.e. tyres manufactured between January 2014 (the first week of 2014) and June 2014 (the 24th week of 2014).

What are the defects?

During sustained high speed riding a bulge may appear on the tread of the tyre causing vibration and, in the most extreme of cases, some of the tread may become detached. This problem has been simulated in controlled and very severe test conditions.

What are the hazards?

If the defect occurs, the tyre may fail and poses a serious risk of injury to the rider.

What should consumers do?

Cease using the product immediately. Return the affected product to the place of purchase and receive a full refund.

Traders who sold this product

Motorcycle and Tyre Retailers

Where the product was sold
Nationally

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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