Posted on September 13, 2017

Michelin North America Voluntarily Recalls 184 Motorcycle Tires

GREENVILLE, S.C., Sept. 13, 2017 Michelin North America, Inc., announced today a voluntary recall beginning Sept. 25, 2017 for 184 motorcycle tires, MICHELIN Pilot Power 3 in size 180/55ZR17 M/C (73W), because the tires do not have certain load and pressure specifications on the sidewall as required by regulation.

Michelin voluntarily reported to NHTSA the noncompliance of these tires in August 2016. The tires subject to the recall were manufactured between April 17 and May 7, 2016, and comply with all Department of Transportation performance requirements.

Michelin is committed to delivering the highest quality and safety performance across all of its product segments.

Owners of these tires may contact Michelin at 1-866-324-2835.


1 Comment

Jim Schroeder | November 22, 2021 @ 10:46AM
What's going on with your Commander 3 motorcycle tire for touring bikes - front 19". They have a low speed wobble and a high speed vibration due to what seems to be an OFF-SET CENTERLINE due to mold miss-alignment at the forming stage. Thanks, Jim Schroeder

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Michelin, the leading mobility company, is dedicated to enhancing its customers’ mobility, and sustainably; designing and distributing the most innovative tires, services and solutions for its customers’ needs; providing digital services, maps and guides to help enrich trips and travels and make them unique experiences; and developing high-technology materials that serve a variety of industries. Headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina, Michelin North America has approximately 23,000 employees and operates 34 production facilities in the United States and Canada. (