National Highway Traffic Safety Administration April 20, 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Sumitomo Rubber USA, LLC, Receipt of Petition for Decision of Inconsequential Noncompliance
Document Number: 2017-08008
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-20
Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
Sumitomo Rubber USA, LLC (SRUSA), has determined that certain Sumitomo Kelly brand commercial truck tires do not fully comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 119, New Pneumatic Tires for Motor Vehicles with a GVWR of more than 4,536 kilograms (10,000 pounds) and Motorcycles. SRUSA filed a noncompliance report dated January 3, 2017. SRUSA also petitioned NHTSA on January 31, 2017, for a decision that the subject noncompliance is inconsequential as it relates to motor vehicle safety.