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  • Tire Tech Information - Tread Pattern Noise

  • …* Mail Tire Tech Tread Pattern Noise (Lea en espaol) All tires generate noise as air flows through their tread grooves and they roll into and out of contact with the road. Tire designers have to balance tread design noise with service-appropriate traction, for example, wild looking tread designs…

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  • Tread Patterns

  • …variety of,tread patterns used by tire manufacturers. Symmetric Tread Patterns A symmetric tread pattern is the most common design. It features continuous ribs or independent tread blocks across the tire’s entire tread face where both inboard and outboard halves feature the same pattern. Tires

  • Measuring Tread Depth

  • …winter tires. Even the most aggressive looking tread pattern will be rendered ineffective with no tread depth remaining. For more information check out this article on measuring tread depth with a coin. Also, consider purchasing a depth gauge to gain a more accurate reading of your tire's tread

  • Tire Tech Information - Diagonal Tread Wear / Tread Scuffing

  • …a diagonal tread wear pattern. Minimizing Diagonal Tread Scuffing / Diagonal Tire Wear Maintaining the vehicle alignment is critical, especially the toe settings. Periodic tactile tire inspection (running your hand around the circumference of the tire) may reveal developing wear patterns sooner than…

  • Understanding Tire Tread with Wide Open Throttle's Jessi Lang

  • …* Tire Ratings & Reviews * Tire Road Hazard Protection Tire Tech * Air Pressure * Alignment * Determining the Age of a Tire * How to Read a Tire * Measuring Tread Depth With a Coin * Tire Rotation Instructions * More... * Special Offers * Rebates & More * * * * Wheels * * Shop * By Vehicle * Tire &…


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