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Tire Tech Information - Tire Aging Part #1


…lasted less than 20,000 miles and were only expected to be in service for about two years. In the 1980s, early radial ply tires offered a treadwear expectancy of about 40,000 miles during four years of service. And by the turn of the century, many long-life radial tires extended treadwear to about 60…

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On Tread Life


…National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), UTQG ratings were meant to give tire buyers a tangible interpretation of a tire's tread life expectancy, overall traction performance and temperature capabilities. While not an exact science, these UTQG ratings can offer some insight into a tire.…

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What Tire Performance Category Do I Need?


…of dry road grip and handling while trading some comfort, noise and hydroplaning resistance to get it. These will also have the shortest tread life expectancy.* Max Performance Summer - Provides an unsurpassed combination of wet and dry traction for the spirited daily driver.* Ultra High Performance Summer…

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Tire Tech Information - Tire Rolling Resistance Part 3: Changes to Expect When Switching from Worn-Out to New Tires


…Rolling Resistance Part 3: Changes to Expect When Switching from Worn-Out to New Tires Lea esta pgina en espaol New, Full-Treaded Tires Generate More Rolling Resistance Than Shallow-Treaded, Worn Tires Tire rolling resistance gradually drops by about 20% during the life of a tire as the tread wears from…

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Tire Tech Information - Tire Aging Part #2


…it is uncared for, abused or damaged. Therefore every tire's life expectancy ultimately depends on the environment in which it operates and its individual service conditions. The difficult task remains how to attempt to quantify tire life based on calendar age. Arbitrarily replacing tires prematurely…

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UTQG Treadwear Numbers: What Do They Mean?


…Traction Grades and Temperature Resistance, UTQG treadwear numbers are published by the manufacturer based upon their test findings of a tire's life expectancy. It's important to note that not all manufacturer's standards are equal and similar ratings may lead to different real world results between similar…

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Wheel Tech - Wheels for Competition or Track Use


…accelerate the wheel's fatigue factor and the number of fatigue-free cycles is significantly reduced. So what is it about track use that reduces the life expectancy of wheels? Lets explore some of the important factors. All wheels flex as they are driven around a corner. In normal street driving the amount…

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Tire Tech Information - Manufacturer Tire Aging / Service Life Bulletins


…Resistance...What Direction Should Your Tires Go? Hydroplaning: The Role Tires Play Load Range/Ply Rating Identification Manufacturer Tire Aging / Service Life Bulletins Match Mounting to Enhance Tire & Wheel Uniformity Matching Tires on Four-Wheel Drive and All-Wheel Drive Vehicles Measuring Tire Tread Depth…

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TPMS Sensors at great prices!


…slowly leaking, it is compressing with temperature change! That is the time when you need your TPMS system most.* Batteries are expected to be around 10 years life expectancy.* Many times you can purchase a TPMS rebuild kit if you are trying to re-use your sensors on a new wheel. This would allow your…

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Introducing the Dunlop Direzza DZ102

Introducing the Dunlop Direzza DZ102


…However, it suffered slightly because of noise comfort and treadwear. DZ102 tires feature a higher treadwear rating that should increase the life expectancy of the tire. The tire delivers head-turning performance in warm, dry and wet conditions. It also has a less pronounced, but still directional tread…

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Review of: Bridgestone Potenza RE050A I RFT


…pothole buy a tire, have replaced 3 out of the original 4. Ride like rocks, noisy and the worst tires I have ever owned. No spare of course. Life expectancy about 7500 miles but you don%27t have to worry you will have to keep replacing them. Rear tires larger and cost even more. What was BMW thinking…
 

Review of: Bridgestone Potenza RE050A I RFT


…pothole buy a tire, have replaced 3 out of the original 4. Ride like rocks, noisy and the worst tires I have ever owned. No spare of course. Life expectancy about 7500 miles but you don%27t have to worry you will have to keep replacing them. Rear tires larger and cost even more. What was BMW thinking…
 
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