Improve your vehicle’s handling, increase tire life, and drive with safety by checking your tires every month to insure that they are inflated with the right amount of air pressure. We offer a wide range of tires for your vehicle. Let our professionals help you find, balance, and mount the right tires for your car.
We are happy to offer multiple tire services such as, tire replacement, tire repair, wheel alignments, tire mounting, tire balancing, tire rotation, and tire inspections.
We’re glad to offer as many tire options as possible in order to give your vehicle the best fit.
How often should I rotate my tires?
Ideally tires should be rotated every six months, or 6,000 to 8,000 miles. Tire rotation helps ensure that your tires wear evenly increasing their lifespan
How do I find my tire size?
On the outside of your tire there will be a set of numbers that tells you what tire size you have. An example of this would be P215/65 R15
- P = Passenger Tire (LT = Light Truck)
- 215 = Overall width of the tire in millimeters
- 65 = Sidewall height (distance from rim to tread) as a percentage of the thread width (known as aspect ratio)
- R = Tire construction, this one is Radial (also, B = Belted Bias, D = Diagonal Bias
- 15 = Represents the size of the wheel in inches
How do I keep track of tire rotations?
A good general rule of thumb is to rotate your tires every other oil change.
Often confused with wheel alignment, a properly balanced wheel is a beautiful, perfectly tuned wheel—tire combination. This is accomplished by placing measured lead weights on the opposite side of the “heavy spot”—the noticeable tread wear on your unbalanced tire.
How do I know if i need my wheels balanced?
Is your vehicle vibrating at certain speeds, say, between 50 and 70 mph? If so, chances are your wheel is out of balance. One section of your tire is heavier than the other because it’s endured more exposure to the friction and heat of the road. Come in for prompt, professional service—most people are very satisfied with the difference such a simple and inexpensive procedure makes. Look for these signs, and if you find either one, come see us:
- Scalloped, erratic wear pattern on tires.
- Vibration in steering wheel, seat, or floorboard at certain speeds.
To ensure that your vehicle’s tires wear and perform at their peak, they should be rotated about every 6,000 miles. We will rotate them quickly and let you know if they need replacement or if there is an indication of further required service such as a wheel alignment or balancing.
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