How to Read Tire Information

February 13th, 2015

Learn how to read tire information on the side of your car’s tires.

Before you replace the tires on your car, you need to at least know the size and speed rating of the tires. Fortunately this information is embossed on the side of tires, and below we show you how to read these details. Once you have this information, have a look at the tires we stock, then visit your nearest store to have your new tires installed.

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  Tags: tires, auto repair
  Posted in: Tire 101

Don’t Let Tire Problems Put the Brakes on Your Valentine’s Date

February 6th, 2015
Don’t let tire problems get in the way this Valentine’s day. How is your tire pressure? Do my tires need to be rotated? Is it time for an alignment? Do I need new tires? While these questions can seem daunting, with the help of tire professionals and various routine self-checks, any driver can maintain proper tire care and not miss that big date this Valentine’s Day. From tire rotations to air pressure, learning what signals might indicate tire replacement or repair is important for every vehicle owner. 
 
Let’s begin with tire air pressure. Perhaps one of the most obvious tire maintenance steps most drivers neglect until it’s too late is checking your tire’s air pressure. Even careful drivers with perfect tire upkeep lose around 1 psi (pound per square inch) per month, culmi ...[more]
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