If you’re like the average American, you use a car as your main mode of transportation. As a result, you will need tire replacement on a regular basis. Tires are strong and durable, but will only last so long before it is time to have them replaced. You’ll need to have your tires examined regularly so that you’re not driving on tires that could be dangerous. Make sure you know how to identify when your car is in need of tire replacement because if you’re prepared and know what you’re looking for, you’ll avoid frustrating and hazardous situations.
Listed below are 3 warning signs that your car needs tire replacement:
1. Your tread has thinned below 1/16 of an inch.
2. If you can see cracks, or other obvious wear it is definitely time to replace your tires.
3. You feel your car sliding and losing grip on the road, and it’s especially bad when it’s raining or when you drive through water or snow.
Stay on top of replacing your tires long before there could be a safety hazard. New tires have better tread and can keep you much safer if it is raining or snowing. New tread also helps you to be in better control of your car as you’re driving and can improve your gas mileage.
Tire replacement has many advantages and you don’t want to put it off. If you need new tires, make an appointment right away so that you can enjoy all of these benefits. We look forward to hearing from you!