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The Tire Sidewall: What You Need to Know.


…illustration shows the information that can be found on most tire sidewalls: Aside from the fact that it offers a variety of key facts, it's important to keep that tire sidewall in good condition. Though not always the case, any protrusions or cuts (or anything else compromising the condition of the tire) can…

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Tire Tech Information - Tire Replacement


cuts and punctures in the tread area (up to 1/4"in size) can be repaired by trained personnel using industry-approved methods. These tires can be returned to service if they have not been driven on while flat or with very low inflation pressure. * Tires cut or punctured in the shoulder or sidewall

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Replacement tires: When is it time?


…wait that long to replace tires. • If you cut or puncture the sidewall, or drove on a flat tire (or one with very low inflation)—you've probably damaged the tire beyond repair. It's probably time. • Never ignore a bubble, blister, bulge, large cut or cracks. Replacement tires are a must! These…

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Proper Way To Repair a Tire

Proper Way To Repair a Tire


…Punctures in the tread area that look repairable may reveal upon further investigation that the object that punctured the tire is long enough to cut the tire's sidewall from the inside. Without dismounting the tire, the hidden damage would have been missed. Also, repairs that don't completely fill the object's…

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Just Say No to Tire Cracking


…they can develop those small cracks often referred to as weather checking, ozone cracking, or just plain sidewall cracking. Slight surface cracking can be just cosmetic but keep in mind deep cuts or fissures from excessive deflection, poor maintenance, or defects can be serious so check with a tire shop…

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Tire Tech Information - Driving Through Tire Blowouts


…Right Tires Shaving Tire Treads to Maintain Equivalent Tread Depths for Four-Wheel Drive & All-Wheel Drive Vehicles Sidewall Indentations, Undulations & Protrusions Sidewall Markings Sidewall Separations / Bubbles Spare Tire Extinction? Spare Tire Use Spare Tires - Driving on Temporary / Compact Spares Speedometer…

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Tire Tech Information - Tire / Rim Protectors


…trailers. The raised rib's extra rubber thickness at the widest point of the tire resists damage to the sidewall and increases the amount of rubber that must be worn away before repeated curb scuffing cuts or exposes the tire's internal cords. So whether their manufacturers call them "Maximum Flange Shields…

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Tire Tech Information - Tire Inspections Between Sessions


…Right Tires Shaving Tire Treads to Maintain Equivalent Tread Depths for Four-Wheel Drive & All-Wheel Drive Vehicles Sidewall Indentations, Undulations & Protrusions Sidewall Markings Sidewall Separations / Bubbles Spare Tire Extinction? Spare Tire Use Spare Tires - Driving on Temporary / Compact Spares Speedometer…

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Tire Tech Information - Tread Depth - Why Too Little is Never Enough


…Right Tires Shaving Tire Treads to Maintain Equivalent Tread Depths for Four-Wheel Drive & All-Wheel Drive Vehicles Sidewall Indentations, Undulations & Protrusions Sidewall Markings Sidewall Separations / Bubbles Spare Tire Extinction? Spare Tire Use Spare Tires - Driving on Temporary / Compact Spares Speedometer…

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Tire Tech Information - Flat Tire Repairs


…tread area that looked repairable have revealed upon further investigation that the object that punctured the tire had been long enough to cut the tire's sidewall from the inside. Without dismounting the tire, the hidden damage would have been missed. Simply plugging a tire from the outside without removing…

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Tire Tech Information - Flat Tire Repairs - Past the Point of No Return


…Right Tires Shaving Tire Treads to Maintain Equivalent Tread Depths for Four-Wheel Drive & All-Wheel Drive Vehicles Sidewall Indentations, Undulations & Protrusions Sidewall Markings Sidewall Separations / Bubbles Spare Tire Extinction? Spare Tire Use Spare Tires - Driving on Temporary / Compact Spares Speedometer…

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Panic Stopping: How Much Tread Depth Do You Need? (03:42)


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