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Related Categories: Ozone Cracking | How Old Is Too Old | Cracks In Tire Tread | Old Tires | Sidewall Crack | Sidewall Damage | When To Replace Winter Tires | Cracks Between Tread | Rv Tires | Sidewall Splice
  • 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.

  • Related Products: Ozone Cracking | Sidewall Crack | Rv Tires
  • Is your tire cracking?

  • …"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. And typically, cracking only occurs later…

  • Related Products: Ozone Cracking | Tire Age | Sidewall Crack
  • Tires Can Get Old, Too

  • …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…

  • Related Products: How Old Is Too Old | Old Tires | Tire Age
  • Review of: Sumitomo SRIXON4

  • …Light snow/ice traction is not great either. On the plus side, no problems with balancing, belt shift or quality and the tires are just now showing minor tread and sidewall cracking after 3 years outside including one spent in the SoCal sun.%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3E I%27ll be replacing them…

  • Tire Tech Information - Tire Replacement

  • tire's internal structure, rendering it more susceptible to 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

  • Related Products: Tire Age | Cut In Sidewall | Wear Limit
  • Tire Tech Information - Vibration Diagnosis Flow Chart

  • …Flow Chart (PDF) If you need to download a copy of Adobe's Acrobat Reader it's available free from Adobe for a variety of computer platforms. Related Links * Diagnosing Tire Pull * Driving Through Tire Blowouts * Flat Tire Repairs * Rubber Cracking * Sidewall Indentations, Undulations & Protrusions

  • Related Products: Vibration | Sidewall Repair

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