Mitas—Mitas "Dual Sport" Off-Road Motorcycle Tyres

PRA number

2013/13450

Published date

Product description

Brand: MITAS
Tyre sizes: 100/90-19 E07 ‘Dual Sport’ TL 57T (Cat. No. MA19110) and 110/80-19 E07 ‘Dual Sport’ TL 59T (Cat. No. MA19270)
Identifying features
Sidewall marking ‘E-07’ and ‘100/90-19’ and ‘TL’, or ‘E-07’ and ‘110/80-19’ and ‘TL’ DOT range (shown on sidewall): DOT 6J 0111 to DOT 6J 4812, i.e. tyres manufactured between January 2011 (the first week of 2011) and November 2012 (the 48th week of 2012).

Other identifying numbers

Sidewall marking ‘E-07’ and ‘100/90-19’ and ‘TL’, or ‘E-07’ and ‘110/80-19’ and ‘TL’

DOT range (shown on sidewall): DOT 6J 0111 to DOT 6J 4812, i.e. tyres manufactured between January 2011 (the first week of 2011) and November 2012 (the 48th week of 2012).

What are the defects?

Under extreme conditions, the tyre bead may leak, resulting in a sudden loss of air pressure.

What are the hazards?

If the defect occurs, there is 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 for a replacement tyre.

Supplier

Traders who sold this product

Motorcycle and tyre stores

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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