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  • …distances and can contribute to skidding or loss of vehicle control. Checking tread depth is simple and only costs a penny. To do the “penny test,” take a penny; insert Abe Lincoln’s head upside down into the tread. If you can see all of his head, your tire is 2/32" deep…

  • Winter Tech Information - When Should I Replace My Tires?

  • …(Lea en espaol) While it is simple to place a Lincoln penny in the tread groove of a worn tire and use Abe's likeness as a guide, we don't think Honest Abe knows what's best for today's drivers. The Lincoln penny tread depth test has been touted for years to be a suitable method of determining…

  • Tire Tech Information - Remember These W.I.N.T.E.R. Tips

  • …to, consider replacing tires when they reach approximately 4/32" of remaining tread depth. Use a quarter, not a penny, to measure tread depth. Tire Rack's team proved through testing that insufficient tread depth doubles your stopping distance. Adequate tread reduces hydroplaning and helps prevent…

  • Tire Tech Information - Measuring Tire Tread Depth with a Coin

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  • Winter Tech Information - Measuring Tire Tread Depth with a Coin

  • …Decision Guide * Tire Ratings & Reviews * Our "Inside Track" Catalog * Photo Gallery * * Learn Test Results * On the Track (Video) * Tire Test Results & Videos * Suspension Test Results * Brake Test Results Tech Center * Tires * Winter / Snow Tires * Wheels * Brakes * Suspension * Lighting * FAQs…




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