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Just Say No to Tire Cracking


Surface cracked tires are no longer the plague of RV owners and Classic cars. Tires today can last to the 80-100 thousandth mile. When exposed to sunlight and the elements they can develop those small cracks often referred to as weather checking, ozone cracking, or just plain sidewall cracking. Slight…

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What Does a Bubble in the Sidewall Mean?

What Does a Bubble in the Sidewall Mean?


tire and auto manufacturers recommend frequently checking your tires for signs of irregular wear or any other damage that could cause a dangerous tire failure. While signs of shallow cracking on the sidewall rubber or minor irregular wear are of concern, the presence of a bubble in the tire sidewall

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Is your tire cracking?


crack along the surface. Whether you call it "weather checking" or "weather cracking," maybe even "ozone cracking," it's cracking just the same. Most often you'll notice the damage along the sidewalls, and if the damage goes deep below the surface—odds are good it just might be time for a new tire.…

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Tires Can Get Old, Too


…most notable indicator that a tire is old is the presence of numerous, tiny cracks in the sidewall. DETAIL SHOWING AGE CRACKS IN TIRE SIDEWALL The tires used on vehicles that are driven infrequently or accumulate low annual mileage are more likely to experience cracking because long periods of parking…

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Tire Tech Information - Tire Replacement


…catastrophic failure. Tires that exhibit any bubbles, blisters or bulges, or have large cuts, cracks or other significant damage from road hazards in the tread, shoulder and/or sidewall areas should be replaced. Only inspecting the tire's innerliner after dismounting the tire from the wheel will reveal…

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Review of: Uniroyal Laredo HD/H


…this tire is highway and interstate cruising and parked for the remainder of the year. this tire runs quiet and has a comfortable ride compared to many tires in this category. This type of service usually has tires replaced for sidewall cracking or other failure due to age. Beyond six years any tire becomes…

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Review of: Goodyear Marathon Radial


…D rated Goodyear Marathon Trailer tire. By the original purchaser/owner.%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3EThese tires are nearly 16 years old%21 %28mfg date%3B Feb.1998%29 yes, they are due to be replaced as the sidewall near the rim is now significantly cracked. These trailer tires seem to rot off rather than wear out…

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Review of: BFGoodrich Radial T/A


…brand new condition when I took these off of my car....no cracks at all...anywhere%21%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3EB.F Goodrich wanted these tires for examination and tests so I had them sent there.%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3EI actually had them replaced with the same tire in Radial T/A %22100S%22 instead of the original T/A %22HR%22…

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Tire Tech Information - Rubber Cracking


…constantly expose its tires to the rays of the sun, increasing the likelihood of cracking. Additionally, some sidewall cracking has been linked to abrasion from parking against a curb, or the excessive use of tire cleaners/dressings that inadvertently remove some of the tire's anti-oxidants and anti…

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Review of: Uniroyal Laredo HD/H


…this tire is highway and interstate cruising and parked for the remainder of the year. this tire runs quiet and has a comfortable ride compared to many tires in this category. This type of service usually has tires replaced for sidewall cracking or other failure due to age. Beyond six years any tire becomes…

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Replacement tires: When is it time?


…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 are…

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