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Ready to Roll: Why Proper Tire Rotation Matters

Tires-Easy Tire Safety

Tires don’t wear evenly, front tires carry more than 60% of your vehicle’s total weight and show more wear over time from left turns. Since we tend to make left turns faster than right ones, the disparity in tire-to-road contact results in more stress on the right front tire. See how easy it is to have unequal tire tread? The …

Ready to Roll: Why Proper Tire Rotation Matters was last modified: September 4th, 2018 by Tires-Easy

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Wear and Tear: How to Spot Irregular Tire Wear

Tires-Easy Tire Buying Guide, Tire Safety

With every rotation of the wheel, and with every mile carried closer to your expected destination, your tires gradually wear down and the tread becomes shallow—it’s a natural result of driving. The best way to keep tires in tiptop shape is to rotate your tires regularly, and methodically check the tread depth to recognize irregular tire wear.   If you …

Wear and Tear: How to Spot Irregular Tire Wear was last modified: September 24th, 2018 by Tires-Easy

Red And Yellow Dots On New Tires

What are the red and yellow dots on my tires?

Tires-Easy Tire Safety, Tire Technology

Spot Check: What are the red and yellow dots on my new tires? In an earlier post, we talked about how to identify if your tire was manufactured in the U.S. Looking at the DOT number on the sidewall of your tire will give you the information needed to locate its manufacturing facility. While looking at the sidewall, you may …

What are the red and yellow dots on my tires? was last modified: June 22nd, 2018 by Tires-Easy

Soap Bubbles

Pop! Don’t Blow the [Tire] Bubble

Tires-Easy Tire Safety

Oh, look! Bubbles! No, not those kinds of bubbles. Has one of more of your tires been doing the shimmy, shake, and wobble recently? Not good. We’re addressing irregularities that are neither playful, fun, nor harmless: tire bubbles. What are tire bubbles? Tire bubbles are exactly what they sound like: a bulbous bulge protruding from the sidewall of the tire. …

Pop! Don’t Blow the [Tire] Bubble was last modified: April 26th, 2018 by Tires-Easy

Potholes

Holey Moley! How To Check For Tire Damage After Hitting [Another] Pothole

Tires-Easy Tire Safety

We’re all familiar with the resounding thwump! which follows the most ubiquitous of road hazards: the pothole. Your car and heart lurch simultaneously. You wonder if the hazard did any substantial damage? Don’t worry! We’ll address all your Frequently Asked Questions regarding potholes and similar hazards. What is a pothole? A pothole is a naturally-occurring cavity or pit in a …

Holey Moley! How To Check For Tire Damage After Hitting [Another] Pothole was last modified: February 20th, 2018 by Tires-Easy