Goodyear is recalling 40,915 Wrangler Silent Armor Tires.
These tires may experience a partial tread area separation under certain severe usage conditions.
Consequence: Partial tread separation could lead to vehicle damage when the separated tread strikes the vehicle. A tread separation could also cause a tire failure that could result in a motor vehicle crash.
Remedy: Goodyear will notify owners and replace the tires free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin on or before March 22, 2012. Owners may contact Goodyear at 1-800-592-3267.
Notes: Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 or go to http://www.safercar.gov.