The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/1626/17

Product:  Car tyre

Name: Semperit

Batch number / Barcode:  The tyres concerned were manufactured in two production weeks in 2017 with the following codes: DOT 6GOLJC8F1417 and 1517.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Continental

Type / number of model:  Model: Van-Grip 2 215/65R16C 109/107R; ECE-type approval: R54: 0017986; R117: 023350 S2WR2

Risk type: Injuries
Due to loosening of the tread there might be adverse effect on driving and braking (handling, stability) behaviour.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Description:  Winter tyre for passenger car

Country of origin: Romania

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: France, Poland