Inflation: The Easy Way To Save A Billion Gallons of Gasoline Every Year

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And by inflation we don’t mean the rate, we mean the air! The air in your tires that is. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) estimates that proper air pressure would help save not only 1,000,000 gallons of gas per year in the USA, but also help prevent 600 deaths and 33,000 injuries. Going green while saving lives and …

Inflation: The Easy Way To Save A Billion Gallons of Gasoline Every Year was last modified: October 12th, 2018 by Tires-Easy

Trailer Tires are Different, But They Need Love Too

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The weekend is upon us an I am certain you are going to do your PART and check your tire pressure, test your alignment, rotate your tires and inspect the tread on your car or truck after all the great advice from this week’s posts. While you are at it, if you have a trailer, you need to inspect these …

Trailer Tires are Different, But They Need Love Too was last modified: April 15th, 2016 by Tires-Easy

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If Your Tires Are Worn, You Are Treading on Thin Water

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The tread on your tires today is where most of the technology innovations happen. Tread designs and patterns are constructed to handle various weather conditions, handling and durability. Regardless of the type of tire you drive on, high performance, all season, snow; the tread is going to wear over time and the wear on each tire will be different. In …

If Your Tires Are Worn, You Are Treading on Thin Water was last modified: April 15th, 2016 by Tires-Easy

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Wear Out Tires Evenly and Save Big

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Did you know front tires carry 60% of your vehicles weight? Or that we take left turns faster than right turns? Maybe that’s not news to you when you think about it, but after thousands of miles of driving, your tires wear differently from front to rear and left to right. That’s why the Rubber Manufacturer’s Association recommends tire rotation …

Wear Out Tires Evenly and Save Big was last modified: October 11th, 2018 by Tires-Easy

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Damn You Pothole and Other Important Tire Safety Talk

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It’s always so annoying when I hit a pothole in the road, because it almost always means my wheel alignment was affected. OK, sometimes it’s my fault for bumping the curb… As part of Tire Safety Week, this instalment is about wheel alignment. It’s easy to check if you have an alignment problem, just drive the car. Take it to …

Damn You Pothole and Other Important Tire Safety Talk was last modified: April 15th, 2016 by Tires-Easy