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  • How Old Are the Tires I Buy?

  • …narrow down what may be available. How do I know when my tire was produced? Every tire has the date of manufacture branded onto the sidewall as part of the DOT code. The last four digits on tires manufactured since 2000 indicates the week and year the tire was produced. The image above has the last…

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  • Tire Tech Information - Government Tire Approval Marks

  • …manufacturer can brand the required mark(s) on the tire's sidewall (typically near the wheel). Since many tires are sold globally, tires can be branded with more than one governmental approval code. Several examples of the governmental approval codes follow. Brazil Inmetro - National Institute of…

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  • Tire Sizing

  • …don't know how tall a tire they need for their application. 195 x .70 = 136.5mm (meaning the sidewall is 136.5mm tall) 136.5mm divided by 25.4 = 5.37" sidewall Remember there are two sidewalls (top and bottom) and one 14" wheel separating them. 5.37 + 5.37 + 14 = 24.7" overall…

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