What Do The Numbers On The Tire Mean

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What Do The Numbers On The Tire Mean
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  • FAQ - TIRES

  • TIRES * How do you know what tire fits my vehicle? * What is the proper air pressure for my tires? * Can I mount non-run-flat tires on my stock wheels even if my vehicle came with run-flat tires as Original Equipment? * How can I tell if my tires are directional and properly mounted/rotated? * How is…

  • Performance catergories. What do they mean?

  • …a number of calls asking me to compare tires from different categories. Is the Bridgestone Potenza RE960AS Pole Position as quiet as the Bridgestone Turanza Serenity? Which one has better traction? Tire Rack has set up these performance categories to help you decide what tires to look at based on your…

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  • FAQ - WHEELS

  • …purchase new wheels? * How do you know what wheel fits my vehicle? * What does offset mean? How does it relate to backspacing? * What is the purpose of centering rings? Are they required? * Why do I need to re-torque the lug hardware on new wheels? * What happens if I don't buy Tire Pressure Monitoring System…

  • FAQ - SUSPENSION

  • What is alignment? * Why doesn't my suspension kit look like the photo shown online? * How do I measure my vehicle's ride height? * When should I have my vehicle alignment checked/adjusted? * Why don't the part numbers printed on the springs match the kit number on the box label and my invoice? What's

  • (PDF Document: trhp_24MonthRHP_Cert.pdf)

  • WHAT TIRES ARE ELIGIBLE? The benefits of this Protection are available only for the tires (i) purchased by you, the Customer, from Tire Rack and (ii) that are listed clearly on the original purchase invoice ("Original Invoice") for the tires, and (iii) for which a unique road hazard registration number

  • Great tire...or great tire for the money?

  • on trees, and the majority of people do not want to spend money on tires. (Unless you are like me...I get excited about tires like my wife does shoes!) But, you have to remember that there is only one thing between you and the road, between you and the car in front of you, and you and the ditch. So what




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