A nice video showing you how to change your tire when a flat occurs. Information includes using the jack, hubcap removal, unfastening the nuts, removing the old tire, installing the new tire, tightening the nuts, lowering the jack and more.
Since April is National Car Care Month, it’s a good idea to look at caring for your tires. Tires are one of the most important systems in a vehicle, responsible for putting power to the ground, holding the road during corners, and griping securely during hard stops. Charged with all these important tasks, it’s hard […]
When the temperature drops, you may notice a warning light near your vehicle’s gauges. If the warning light looks like a deflating tire surrounding an exclamation point, don’t freak out; it’s an easy fix. This warning light happens because tires, of course, are filled with air. That air responds to the environment, and gets warmer […]
There are countless articles and blog posts discussing the dangers of driving on worn out tires. Still, many drivers don’t have a clue how to tell if the problem they are having is due to tire wear or some other issue. The video shows you close up what various wear patterns look like, what causes […]
One of the most crucial elements to the proper function of your vehicle yet often of the most neglected—tires. They are more than just an accessory that needs to be checked every few months and replaced every couple of years. Poorly maintained tires are more likely to cause an accident that injury or kill you […]
Avoiding an accident, reducing wear on your tire, and improving gas mileage; all are reasons to keep your car tires properly inflated. It’s a quick and easy item to add to your monthly maintenance check that will save you time and money down the road. After you have checked your tire pressure and determined that […]
We can already hear you asking, “what’s a valve stem?” Well, it is one of the most important parts of your tires because of it’s function and because it is a big potential problem area. The valve stem is the bit that sticks out that allows you to add or remove air from the tire. […]
In the hustle and bustle of daily life, it’s easy to forget the little things. Laundry, cleaning out the refrigerator, and reading all that mail can easily take a back seat to the more important things, like picking up junior from school, getting to work on time, and making sure that the water bill gets […]