Taking care of trailer tires

Proper Care for Trailer Tires, When They are Not in Use

Tires-Easy Tire Safety, Trailer Tires

The vast majority of household trailers spend their time just sitting and waiting. They are likely to be untended in the driveway all week, waiting for the weekend, or the next weekend, or the summer, or they are biding their time at your destination until you return with your boat or your motorcycles or whatever you hauled there. In fact, …

Proper Care for Trailer Tires, When They are Not in Use was last modified: January 16th, 2020 by Tires-Easy

nitrogen in tires

Nitrogen or Compressed Air – Which One is Better for Car and Truck Tires?

Tires-Easy Racing Tires, Tire Safety, Tire Technology

Both race car and airplane tires are inflated with nitrogen instead of regular compressed air, as well as some commercial truck tires. Now, many garages and tire shops are offering compressed nitrogen for your automobile and truck tires. What are the benefits from inflating tires with nitrogen? Nitrogen-filled tires hold their pressure a little longer than tires filled with regular …

Nitrogen or Compressed Air – Which One is Better for Car and Truck Tires? was last modified: August 26th, 2020 by Tires-Easy

Trailer Tires and Safety – How Much Ply Do I Need?

Tires-Easy Tire Safety, Trailer Tires

Nobody wants to experience a tire blowout while driving, especially when you are towing a valuable load. A trailer tire is designed differently than a car or truck tire as it needs to carry large or heavy (or both) loads. This means that paying attention to the ply in your trailer tire is an important factor to ensuring a safe …

Trailer Tires and Safety – How Much Ply Do I Need? was last modified: July 30th, 2019 by Tires-Easy

How to handle a tire blowout

How to Handle a Tire Blowout

Tires-Easy Tire Safety

Tire blowouts are usually the result of under inflation, which creates extra friction. More friction brings excessive heat to your tire, and over time, that heat weakens the internal tire structure. When your tire suddenly blows, it’s often when you’re traveling at high speeds with a heavy load, putting even more heat on the weakened tire. What increases my chance of a …

How to Handle a Tire Blowout was last modified: October 15th, 2018 by Tires-Easy

register your tires its about safety

Register Your Tires – It’s About Safety

Tires-Easy Tire Registration, Tire Safety

The tires on your automobile are a miracle of modern science and technology. They’re strong enough to carry you, your loved ones and your vehicle for tens of thousands of miles and they’re soft and pliable enough to give you a comfortable ride. In rare cases, however, tire manufacturers may find that there was an error or a defect during …

Register Your Tires – It’s About Safety was last modified: July 30th, 2019 by Tires-Easy