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Tire Tech Information - Tire Rotation Instructions


…(PDF) Tires should be serviced periodically following the rotation patterns provided in the vehicle's owner's manual or as established by the industry. Using tire rotation as a preventative maintenance will equalize front-to-rear and side-to-side wear rates while enhancing wear quality and pattern noise…

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Tire Tech Information - Diagonal Tread Wear / Tread Scuffing


…the tire) may reveal developing wear patterns sooner than visual inspections. The tires can be saved if noticed early enough. However, if not discovered in time, both rear tires should be replaced. Periodic tire rotation is also important. The recommended rotation pattern for front wheel drive vehicles…

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Tire Tech Information - Dangers of Mixing Tire Tread Depths


…NOTES: Applies to front-, rear- and all-wheel drive vehicles. Some all-wheel drive vehicles also require matching tire tread depths to prevent driveline damage. Minor differences in tread depths between front and rear tires (up to 2/32) are allowable and permit rotating tires. More Tire Tech Information…

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Tire Tech Information - Where to Install New Pairs of Tires?


Wheel Drive Vehicles Measuring Tire Tread Depth with a Coin Measuring Tire Tread Depth with a Tire Gauge Mixing Tires Mounting and Balancing North American Load and Pressure Markings Original Equipment (OE) Tires Original Equipment Tire Designations P-Metric and Euro-Metric Tire Sizing Plus Size Wheels

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Tire Tech Information - Dual Tires for Light Truck Use


…the drive axle, the load capacity of the vehicle is increased, all tires can be rotated periodically and the vehicle can be outfitted with a single spare tire and wheel. However in order to accommodate dual rear tires, these vehicles are equipped with distinctive wheels, as well as unique front and rear…

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Winter Tech - Matching Tires on Four-Wheel Drive and All-Wheel Drive Vehicles


…) with a two-wheel drive mode may refuse to shift "on the fly" into 4x4 Auto or 4x4 High at highway speeds. Rotating Tires Because the front and rear tires of all-wheel drive and four-wheel drive vehicles perform different duties while accelerating, braking and cornering, tire rotation is important to…

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Tire Tech Information - Tire Tread Patterns


…blocks to aid wet and/or winter traction when driving straight ahead. Tires featuring asymmetric tread patterns allow using multiple tire rotation patterns. Directional (Unidirectional) Tread Patterns A directional (also called a unidirectional) tread pattern is designed to roll in only one direction. It…

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Tire Tech Information - Air Pressure for Competition Tires


Wheel Drive Vehicles Measuring Tire Tread Depth with a Coin Measuring Tire Tread Depth with a Tire Gauge Mixing Tires Mounting and Balancing North American Load and Pressure Markings Original Equipment (OE) Tires Original Equipment Tire Designations P-Metric and Euro-Metric Tire Sizing Plus Size Wheels

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Tire Tech Information - Alignment


Wheel Drive Vehicles Measuring Tire Tread Depth with a Coin Measuring Tire Tread Depth with a Tire Gauge Mixing Tires Mounting and Balancing North American Load and Pressure Markings Original Equipment (OE) Tires Original Equipment Tire Designations P-Metric and Euro-Metric Tire Sizing Plus Size Wheels

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Tire Test Results : Dunlop Direzza ZII Introductory Track Drive


…35psi front/rear, and scuffed in both sets of tires to wear off any mold release. We then got started by running some baseline laps on the Direzza Sport Z1 Star Spec. True to the tire's performance in past tests, this tire goes about its business with minimal fanfare and rewards a smooth driving style…

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Tire Tech Information - How to Install Your Tire & Wheel Package


Wheel Drive Vehicles Measuring Tire Tread Depth with a Coin Measuring Tire Tread Depth with a Tire Gauge Mixing Tires Mounting and Balancing North American Load and Pressure Markings Original Equipment (OE) Tires Original Equipment Tire Designations P-Metric and Euro-Metric Tire Sizing Plus Size Wheels

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Tire Tech Information - Tire Inspections Between Sessions


wheel drive vehicles place extreme stress on the front tires from both acceleration and braking forces and are therefore more likely to see these visible signs of use than more balanced rear-wheel drive vehicles. If a visible tread splice is detected during tire inspections, the tire should be rotated

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