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Under Pressure


…performance, longevity and fuel economy are optimized. According to tire industry data, 85 percent of all tire air pressure losses are the result of slow leaks that occur over a period of time. Tires typically lose air pressure through natural leakage (permeation) at a rate of about 1 psi per month. In addition…

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Are Your Chrysler PT Cruiser Chrome Wheels Looking Bad and Struggling to Hold Air?

Are Your Chrysler PT Cruiser Chrome Wheels Looking Bad and Struggling to Hold Air?


…peel. This isn't only an esthetics problem, but many find the peeling causes problems with the tire sealing properly to the wheel which can cause a slow leak. Having the tire removed from the wheel and cleaning the bead area of the wheel can help in some cases, but the problem most often always returns…

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TPMS Warning Light: Know What it Means


…dangerous situation and could save you some money in the process. Not only can tires low on pressure negatively affect fuel mileage, but if you get a slow leak and keep driving to your destination your tires could have excessive deflection. As the tire flexes more than normal, heat and friction build up and…

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Tire Tech Information - Run-Flat Tires


…construction to hold air pressure, and the amount of air pressure actually in the tire. Most flat tires (and tire "blowouts") are the result of slow leaks that go unnoticed and allow the tire's air pressure to escape over time. Therefore, monitoring tire air pressure in real-time gets us half way there…

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Winter Tech - Air Pressure, Time Fluctuations


…minimum, once a week is preferred. This will allow us to refill lost pressure that escapes over time, as well as discover any pressure losses due to slow leaks caused by minor punctures before significant pressure is lost and the tire's internal structure is damaged. Related Links: Air Pressure - Correct…

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Tire Tech Information - Flat Tire Repairs Effect on Speed Rating


…sharp nails or accident debris from piercing through the rubber compound and between the steel belts and fabric cords leaving the driver with a slow leak or a flat tire. Now comes the need for repair and this is where the tire manufacturers have different policies. Rubber Manufacturers Association…

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Tire Tech Information - Air Pressure, Time Fluctuations


…minimum, once a week is preferred. This will allow us to refill lost pressure that escapes over time, as well as discover any pressure losses due to slow leaks caused by minor punctures before significant pressure is lost and the tire's internal structure is damaged. More Tire Tech Information Related Links…

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Added Sense of Security with Continental's ContiComfortKit

Added Sense of Security with Continental's ContiComfortKit


…for periodic tire maintenance to compensate for tire pressure losses over time or due to changes in ambient temperature. And in the case of a very slow leak, the ContiComfortKit can restore sufficient pressure without requiring the use of sealant to drive the vehicle to a nearby shop. The Continental ContiComfortKit…

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Don't Leave Home Without It

Don't Leave Home Without It


…until you get somewhere for a proper repair and prevent further damage. What happens if you come out to your car and find a flat tire? If the leak is slow, the compressor can pump it up enough to allow you to limp to a service station. If your car battery is dead after a roadside stop, your hazard…

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Winter Tech - Stud Removal from Tires


…if no bubbles are seen, its air pressure should be checked daily for a few days and once a week for the first month to assure that there are no slow leaks.

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