Tyre Identification

Tyre identification - How you find out if your tyre is affected

Tyre identification - How you find out if your tyre is affected

Sidewall inscription

To verify if a specific tyre is affected by this program, check the tyre sidewall inscription. Only tyres with their brand name, product line, tyre size and DOT code identified in the exchange program scope are affected. The attached pictures provide samples of the relevant sidewall inscriptions. The sample is a Uniroyal MS PLUS 77 205/60 R 16 92 H tire with DOT code DOT 6GXW DDBR 4118.

Brand (Uniroyal)


Product line (Uniroyal MS PLUS 77):

Uniroyal MS PLUS 77

Tyre size (205/60 R 16 92 H):

205/60 R 16 92 H

DOT serial number / production date: DOT 6GXW DDBR 4118


The last four digits of the DOT serial numbers indicate the production period (week/year). Tyres produced in 4118 (41st week of 2018) are covered by this voluntary exchange program. No other tyre sizes, production periods or product lines are affected.

Important: The complete DOT serial number including production date is visible only on one side of the tyre.

Further information: FAQ (please click on this link)

Uniroyal. A brand of Continental.

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