Tire safety

Know your tire inflation pressure

Tire pressure is kind of a big deal. Find out why, and learn how easy it is to keep your tires in shape with regular checks.
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Speed rating and load index
How fast can your tires go? How much weight can they carry? We'll show you how to find out.
How old are your tires?
Your tires have a birthday - you just need to know where to look for it. We'll show you.
Using mismatched tires
Using mismatched tires isn't ideal. But if you have to do it, here's what you need to know.
How to use a tire tread gauge
Learn why tread depth is important, how to measure it, and when to consider getting a new set of tires.
Used tires: Are they safe?
They sure aren't! Here are a whole bunch of reasons why buying used tires is a really bad idea.
How to do a quick tire safety check
Follow these five easy steps to make sure your tires are safe, sound, and ready to hit the road.
Hydroplaning
Find out what causes hydroplaning, how you can prevent it, and what to do if it happens to you.
Tire inflation pressure and time
Pssst your tires are leaking! Just another reason why it's so important to check your tire pressure
Tire pressure and temperature
Gas expands when heated. So what happens inside your tires when the temperature rises?
Bald tires = big trouble
Bald is beautiful -- except when it comes to tires. If your tires are bald, you could be headed for trouble.
Tire pressure and performance
Checking your tire pressure is one of the easiest ways to keep your tires in good shape.
Car emergency kit checklist
Stuff happens - empty gas tank, flat tire, alien abduction. But with this checklist, you'll be ready for all of it.
What happens when you get the wrong tire size
Are you thinking of putting larger or smaller tires on your vehicle? We’ll tell you why that may not be a good idea.
Understanding the importance of the caster
Can ‘caster’ improve your performance and handling? More than you might think.
Two new tires – front or back?
Only need two new tires? Find out where to mount the new tires for the best traction and performance.
Your tire's contact patch
True or false? The part of a tire that contacts the ground is only about the size of your hand.
5 tips to avoid flat tires
Give your tires a little TLC with these five easy tips, and avoid going flat on the road.
How to avoid road trip perils
From running out of gas to toilet troubles, we’ll help you avoid these common highway hassles.
What to do when a tire blows out?
Tire blow outs aren’t common, but if the unlikely happens to you here’s some practical advice on how to deal with the situation.
Can I put larger tires on my truck?
Quick guide to putting larger tires on your truck

What people are saying

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Tire buying experience was excellent. Tires and related items were as advertised. Installation was simple - schedule time, arrive at location, tires installed, transaction complete. Very Easy!!!

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