Tires

Braking is All About Tires

Tires-Easy Michelin Tires, Tire Buying Guide, Tire Technology

When you apply the brakes in your vehicle, tires are a big part of the equation, add water and they become even more critical in deceleration. As the tread wears down over time, a tires ability to perform becomes diminished from treadwear. Michelin has a response to this with the Premier A/S tire, which made a debut this year at …

Braking is All About Tires was last modified: April 15th, 2016 by Tires-Easy

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Asymmetrical Tires – Multitaskers of the Tire World

Tires-Easy Tire Buying Guide, Tire Safety, Tire Technology

The engineers that design passenger tires always have to mix and match. Tires with great traction on dry roads must also provide sufficient traction for when the roads are wet. Tires with highly responsive cornering and breaking must also provide a reasonable tread life. Tire manufacturers routinely mix tread patterns, rubber compounds, and general tire architecture to create multi-talented tires. …

Asymmetrical Tires – Multitaskers of the Tire World was last modified: April 15th, 2016 by Tires-Easy

Low Rolling Resistance Tires, Improved Gas Mileage by Intent

Tires-Easy Tire Buying Guide, Tire Technology

Have you heard? There’s a new breed of tire in town. The Low Rolling Resistance tires (LRR) are designed to provide better gas mileage. For the driver, that means lower fuel costs. For the environment, that means decreased pollution from automobile emissions. For the automobile manufacturers, that means a step toward meeting government standards for reduced vehicle fuel consumption. What …

Low Rolling Resistance Tires, Improved Gas Mileage by Intent was last modified: April 8th, 2016 by Tires-Easy

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Buy New Tires, They Are Safer and Affordable Alternatives to Used Tires

Tires-Easy Tire Buying Guide, Tire Safety

According to some estimates, nearly 10% of all tires sold in the USA are used tires. Is it safe to put them on your car or truck? Not according to Consumer Reports. After researching the issue, Consumer Reports declared in April, 2013, that purchasing used tires for your vehicle is “never a good idea.” Putting used tires on your vehicle …

Buy New Tires, They Are Safer and Affordable Alternatives to Used Tires was last modified: April 15th, 2016 by Tires-Easy

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Driving on New Tires, Take it Easy for the First 500 Miles

Tires-Easy Tire Buying Guide, Tire Safety

You might think that a brand new set of freshly installed tires would give you the best performance possible. Think again. Like a new pair of shoes or a cast iron skillet, your tires won’t be at their best until you break them in. Here are some of the things to think about: Drive Gently Until the New Tire Lubricants …

Driving on New Tires, Take it Easy for the First 500 Miles was last modified: October 15th, 2018 by Tires-Easy