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  • Under Pressure

  • …by the Rubber Manufacturers of America found: * Only 9% of vehicles had four properly inflated tires.* 50% of vehicles had at least one under inflated tire.* 19% of vehicles had at least one tire under inflated by 8 psi According to government statistics, in the United States, 660 lives are lost and…

  • Under Pressure?

  • …are all critical factors when selecting your tires. However, none of these performance aspects matter if you do not maintain the correct tire inflation (PSI) for the tires on your vehicle. Ensuring that you have the correct PSI is one of the best practices you can do to maintain the overall value…

  • I'm back from Gator Country

  • …if the end shows frayed steel or fabric, it's a tread separation, not a failed retread. The most common causes for tread separations are under inflation or overloading. Both of these conditions cause a tire to flex more than is should which creates excessive heat that breaks down a tire's internal…

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  • Caring for Your Tires: Even the Experts Aren't Perfect

  • I was having lunch with a colleague today, and he was telling me that when he took his summer tires off, the inside edge was down to the cords and the outside was almost at full tread depth. He guessed the culprit was excessive negative camber, probably from his custom springs settling lower than…

  • Fuelish Behavior ...

  • …is air. You can improve your gas mileage just by keeping your tires inflated to the proper pressure. Under-inflated tires can lower gas mileage by 0.3 percent for every 1 psi drop in the pressure and properly inflated tires are also safer and last longer. The proper tire pressure for your…

  • Under Pressure!

  • …on a cold inflation reading. It is always best to check tire pressures first thing in the morning before driving the vehicle. This is the point when you will find the truest reads and can maximize the pressure settings on all corners of the vehicle Maintaining the correct tire inflation rates will…

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  • Is It Really That Hard to Check Your Tire Pressure?

  • …for yourself. According to the NTSB, twenty-seven percent of passenger cars with regular passenger car tires have at least one tire that is under inflated by 8 psi or more. And that's just the cars. As I look around at this particular intersection I figure it's at least that. Now I see the reason…

  • TPMS Regulations and State Inspections

  • …TREAD Act (Transportation Recall Enhancement, Accountability and Documentation). This Act mandated the use of TPMS in all light motor vehicles (under 10,000 pounds), to help alert drivers to severe tire under-inflation. This act affects all light motor vehicles sold after September 1, 2007. Although…

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