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What Do The Numbers On The Tire Mean
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  • UTQG Treadwear Numbers: What Do They Mean?

  • …RE970AS Pole Position is currently the number one tire in this category and carries a UTQG number of 400. Standard Touring All-Season Tires in this category sacrifice performance in terms of ultimate dry grip to focus on maximum life and mileage. These tires are designed for conservative drivers…

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  • 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

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  • How much do you know about the reflectors in your headlights?

  • …other, which helps to create a very tight beam of light. And that means these reflectors aren't typically used when low-beam light patterns are required. DE light technology reflectors mirror what common slide projectors do with light. The light beam is reflected to a focusing lens that projects…

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

  • …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 does this mean? When you…

  • FAQ - TIRES

  • mean and what is correct for my vehicle? * When are winter / snow tires no longer appropriate for the next season? * Why can't I use run-flat tires without a Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)? * Why can't I use only two winter tires? * Where do I find the tire identification numbers? What do




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