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What Tire Pressure Should I Be Using?

What Tire Pressure Should I Be Using?


An area of confusion for many of us is, "What's the correct air pressure for my tires?" Using the correct air pressure delivers many benefits, including performance and fuel economy. During the rotation of the tire, heat is generated, especially when the leading edge of the tread makes initial contact…

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The Correct Tire Pressure Is...


I am often asked what tire pressures should be for a particular Pirelli tire or a particular Goodyear tire, etc. The answer is, whatever the automaker designates as the correct pressure. When a tire maker builds a tire of a certain size (i.e. 235/60R18) the tire could be installed on a number of different…

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Winter Tech - Air Pressure - Correct, Underinflated and Overinflated


…Never Enough Understanding the Tire Performance Categories for Winter / Snow Tires We Know How They Go in Ice and Snow Why Electronic Drivers Aids and AWD/4WD Systems Aren't Enough (Winter) Winter Driving Tips Winter Maintenance Tips Winter Tire FAQs Air Pressure - Correct, Underinflated and Overinflated…

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Tire Tech Information - Checking Tire Inflation Pressure


tire's sidewall identifies the maximum cold inflation pressure that specific tire is rated to hold. However, the tire's maximum pressure is not necessarily the correct pressure for every vehicle upon which the tire can be used (almost all vehicle manufacturers' recommended tire inflation pressures

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FAQ - TIRES


tires without a Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)? * How can I tell if my tires are directional and properly mounted/rotated? * How is the tire warranty rating determined? * When are winter / snow tires no longer appropriate for the next season? * What does speed rating mean and what is correct

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Tire Tech Information - Tire Specs Explained: Maximum Inflation Pressure


…These unique tire pressures will be identified on the vehicle placard in the vehicle's owner's manual. The tire's maximum inflation pressure is indicated in relatively small-sized print branded near the tire's bead (adjacent to the wheel) indicating the appropriate value. Because tires are global products…

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Frequently Asked Questions About Tire Pressure Sensors

Frequently Asked Questions About Tire Pressure Sensors


…system (or indirect system) to keep watch for a deflating tire, most use a battery powered sensor (based in the base of the valve stem assembly) to give the most accurate read of your tire pressure. When replacing tires or wheels and tires as a complete package, the presence of these remote sensors…

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(PDF Document: tr_ownersmanual.pdf)


Owner's ManualOwner's Manual Tire & WheelTire & Wheel 2 3..... Reviewing Your Invoice 4..... Mounting and Balancing Your Tires 6..... Proper Lug Nuts or Lug Bolts 7..... Tire & Wheel Package Installation 9..... Wheel Lug Torquing 10..... Checking Tire Inflation Pressure 12..... Effects of Time and Temperature…

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Facts and Myths About Nitrogen Inflated Tires


…is correct. Tires are typically inflated with air that's a combination of approximately 78% nitrogen, 21% oxygen and 1% miscellaneous gases. Myth: Using pure nitrogen in tires will increase fuel economy. A tire's fuel economy is not affected by the type of air inside the tire. Lower air pressures can…

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Tire Tech Information - Air Pressure - Correct, Underinflated and Overinflated


Tire Cosmetic Conditions Mounting Track & Competition DOT Tires Shaving Tires for Autocross / Track Use / Competition Storing Track & Competition DOT Tires in Cold Temperatures Tire Inspections Between Sessions Tire Specs Explained: Rim Width Range for Track & Competition Use Air Pressure - Correct,…

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FAQ - WHEELS


…does offset mean? How does it relate to backspacing? * Why do I need to re-torque the lug hardware on new wheels? * What happens if I dont buy Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) sensors when I buy new wheels? * What are lug centric wheels? * Why dont you have wheels listed for my vehicle? * What…

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Tire Tech Information - Calculating Approximate Tire Dimensions


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