Categories for Tires

The Importance Of A Tire Inspection

March 30, 2023

The Importance Of A Tire Inspection Tires are a key part of your car’s braking and handling performance. If they aren’t maintained properly, they can wear out prematurely and lead to costly repairs or even catastrophic failures. A little preventative care in the form of routine inspections can go a long way towards avoiding these costly issues down the road. Tread Depth Your tires are one of the most important components of your vehicle. They are the only point of contact between your car and the road, so it’s crucial to make sure that they are in good condition before... View Article

Everything You Need To Know About Winter Tire Safety

February 26, 2023

One of the essential parts of preparing for the winter is ensuring that your car is ready to operate safely. Thus, tire safety should be a priority. These tips are for getting your vehicle prepared to handle the winter roads and keeping you and your passengers safe during the most challenging weather. Ensure You Have the Right Tires The first part of the process should be checking to ensure that you have the correct type of tires for the season. Typically, three main tire types exist: all-season, winter, and all-weather. All-season tires are the most common because they’re versatile and... View Article

What You Should Know About Choosing the Best Snow Tires

January 20, 2022

Winter tires (also referred to as snow tires) are an important component in helping you drive safely if you live in an area that sees a lot of snow, ice, sleet, low temperatures or freezing rain. They can be especially helpful for mountain drives where additional traction is crucial in bad weather. If you’ve never purchased snow tires before, you might wonder what you should look for in them. We’ve put together a brief buying snow tires guide that you may find useful in your search. What to look for Snow tires are typically designated with an icon that features... View Article

Why You Should Call Us Instead of Risking Riding on That Bad Tire

August 17, 2021

Despite their importance, you might not think about your tires unless you get a flat or need to have snow tires put on or removed. But tire maintenance is one of the most critical parts of responsible car ownership. This includes getting your tires changed or rotated when they become worn down. If you’ve ever asked yourself, “How bad should a tire be before you call a tow truck?” or, “Is my tire okay to drive on?” then this article is for you. Here are some of the dangers of driving on bad tires. Tire treads and why they’re important... View Article

Signs Your Vehicle’s Tires Need Attention

August 4, 2021

When you drive a lot, you tend to get a feel for the road and how your vehicle is handling it. Sometimes, even the smallest changes in that feel can signal to you that something is wrong. If something’s not right with the tires on your vehicle, odds are you’re going to feel that in how it drives on the road. Sometimes, having to call for blown tire assistance is unavoidable, as accidents are unpredictable, and they do happen. But there are some things you can keep your eye out for (or your ear or your nose!) to avoid some... View Article

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