Signs You Need New Tires

March 20th, 2015

Making sure your tires are in the best condition possible is essential to the performance of your vehicle as well as for your own safety. Just as you would replace running shoes, it's important to replace your tires after a certain amount of time and use. If a tire fails you while you're driving it can be catastrophic, causing your car to go out of control or leaving you stranded in the middle of nowhere. Because the condition of your tires is so important, it's crucial that you know when your tires are in bad shape. We have compiled a list of the 4 main things to look for when inspecting your tires. These include the amount of tread wear, cracks or bulges in the tire sidewall, and excessive vibration.

If you're not sure how to tell when your car needs new tires or you'd like to get a professional opinion, stop by one of our locations in Sandy Springs, Dunwoody, Smyrna, Cumming, Buckhead, or Tucker. 

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How To Read A Tire Sidewall

March 18th, 2015

 

 

How To Read A Tire Sidewall
 

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Poor Wheel Alignment Can Compromise the Safety of You and Your Passengers

March 13th, 2015

Keeping your tires properly aligned is a key part of vehicle maintenance that is often over looked. Proper wheel alignment extends the life of your tires and helps ensure safe handling. A simple bump against a curb or hitting an unavoidable pothole can cause a vehicle's alignment to change. If you think you might have improper wheel alignment, then keep reading to find out more:

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