Tyre Identification

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

Sidewall inscription

To verify if a specific tyre is affected by this programme, check the tyre sidewall inscription. Only tyres with the General Tire brand name, product line, tyre size, DOT code and the tyre mould number identified in the exchange programme scope are affected. The pictures below provide samples of the relevant sidewall inscriptions.

General Tire Grabber AT³ LT235/85 R16 120/116 S

DOT A30R HMRA 0819

Tyre mould number: 416165


The last four digits of the DOT code indicate the production period (week/year). Affected tyres will be replaced free of charge.

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

Further information: FAQ

General Tire Grabber AT³ LT235/85 R16 120/116 S

DOT A30R HMRA 1318

Tyre mould number: 416165


The last four digits of the DOT serial numbers indicate the production period (week/year). Affected tyres will be replaced free of charge.

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

Further information: FAQ

General Tire Grabber X³ LT265/70 R17 121/118 Q

DOT A3AH HMMM 1518

Tyre mould number: 414719


The last four digits of the DOT serial numbers indicate the production period (week/year). Affected tyres will be replaced free of charge.

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

Further information: FAQ

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