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Tire Wear Patterns
Related Categories: Heel And Toe Wear | Uneven Tread Wear | Toe Wear | Tire Pressure Chart | Wear Problems | Quietest Summer Tires | Quietest Tires | Noise Rating | Rear Wheel Alignment | Lug Nut Torque Chart
  • Tires Are Like Shoes

  • Tires Are Like Shoes

    …excessive tire noise is heel-to-toe wear. What is heel-to-toe wear? Taking a look at my running shoes can help explain. Notice how the back of each "tread block" is worn more than the front? If your noisy tires have a similar wear pattern, you've got heel-to-toe wear. How do your tires

  • Winter Tech Information - Tread Pattern Noise

  • …before the tires have been driven 5,000 miles. Unfortunately, as engine oil change intervals have climbed, it's probable the first tire rotation will be required as a stand-alone service. NOTE: Skipping tire rotations is likely to promote irreversible irregular tread wear patterns that will increase…

  • Winter Tech Information - Tire Rotation Instructions

  • …worn tires on the other three wheel positions. Six (6) Tire Rotation Vehicles with dual rear wheels and non-directional tires of the same type and size in all six wheel positions may use either of the following rotation patterns (Figure H and Figure I), keeping in mind the wear pattern and wear rate…


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