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What Does a Bubble in the Sidewall Mean?
What Does a Bubble in the Sidewall Mean?
…the point that it's allowing air to escape. Also, only the thin (nylon or polyester) sidewall plies are keeping the tire from a blowout. Bubbles or bulges in the sidewall are normally the result of the tire's inner liner being damaged from an impact that creates a small hole or tear and compromises the…

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Tire Tech Information - Tire Replacement
…permanently weaken the tire's internal structure, rendering it more susceptible to catastrophic failure. Tires that exhibit any bubbles, blisters or bulges, or have large cuts, cracks or other significant damage from road hazards in the tread, shoulder and/or sidewall areas should be replaced. Only inspecting…

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Tire Tech Information - Sidewall Indentations, Undulations and Protrusions
…their "straight across" direction, the overlap where the sidewall cords are lap-spliced may sometimes cause a slight indentation. Fig. A: Vertical bulge on sidewall from rim to tread.When the tire is being cured, it is pressed against its metal mold. However when the tire is mounted on a wheel and inflated…

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Tire Sizing
…of the tire in millimeters. Divide this by the 25.4 to get the section width in inches. In this case 7.6" or about 7-5/8" wide as measured at the bulge of the sidewall. Treadwidth is usually a bit less then section width. The second number 70 suggests that the sidewall is 70% as tall as the tire is…

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Tire Test Results : When Round and Black Becomes Lean and Green
…their sidewalls and treads continuously bend and stretch as they transition from their loaded (where the weight of the vehicle causes the sidewalls to bulge as the tread footprint flattens against the road) to unloaded profiles. Tire rolling resistance and its influence on vehicle fuel efficiency has not…

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Tire Tech Information - Air Pressure/Load Adjustment for High Speed Driving
…if you plan to drive fast because the tires will be subjected to tremendous stresses. Because of the weight they bear, pneumatic tires' sidewalls bulge and their treads flatten as they roll into contact with the road. This results in dimensional difference between the tire's "unloaded" radius (i.e.…

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Winter Tech - Air Pressure/Load Adjustment for High Speed Driving
…if you plan to drive fast because the tires will be subjected to tremendous stresses. Because of the weight they bear, pneumatic tires' sidewalls bulge and their treads flatten as they roll into contact with the road. This results in dimensional difference between the tire's "unloaded" radius (i.e.…

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Review of: Firestone Transforce HT
…issue. However when the snow glazed over %28turned to ice%29, traction was not there at all. Great highway tire, pretty quiet. The tires do seem to bulge more than other LT tires I%27ve seen from the rim. Probably for more sidewall flexibility so it can absorb more bumps and such. Does seem to have a…
 
Review of: Firestone Transforce HT
…issue. However when the snow glazed over %28turned to ice%29, traction was not there at all. Great highway tire, pretty quiet. The tires do seem to bulge more than other LT tires I%27ve seen from the rim. Probably for more sidewall flexibility so it can absorb more bumps and such. Does seem to have a…

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Review of: Firestone Transforce HT
…issue. However when the snow glazed over %28turned to ice%29, traction was not there at all. Great highway tire, pretty quiet. The tires do seem to bulge more than other LT tires I%27ve seen from the rim. Probably for more sidewall flexibility so it can absorb more bumps and such. Does seem to have a…

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Review of: Firestone Transforce HT
…issue. However when the snow glazed over %28turned to ice%29, traction was not there at all. Great highway tire, pretty quiet. The tires do seem to bulge more than other LT tires I%27ve seen from the rim. Probably for more sidewall flexibility so it can absorb more bumps and such. Does seem to have a…

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Review of: Firestone Transforce HT
…issue. However when the snow glazed over %28turned to ice%29, traction was not there at all. Great highway tire, pretty quiet. The tires do seem to bulge more than other LT tires I%27ve seen from the rim. Probably for more sidewall flexibility so it can absorb more bumps and such. Does seem to have a…

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