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  • Hydroplaning: the Role Tires Play | Tire Rack

  • …wider tires, less tread depth and less efficient tread designs will cause tires to hydroplane at lower speeds; all tires will be forced to hydroplane at some speed. As a rule, tread design affects hydroplaning resistance at high speeds and in deep water. Tread compound affects wet traction at lower…

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  • Panic Stopping: How Much Tread Depth Do You Need?

  • Stopping: How Much Tread Depth Do You Need? (03:42) Category: Tires Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Email Page to a Friend Tires are usually considered legally worn out when they reach 2/32" of remaining tread depth. Concerned that nearly worn out tires sacrifice too much wet

  • Blame it on the Rain

  • …have proper tread depth can greatly reduce your risk of a rear-end collision during wet conditions. As you can see in this video a vehicle with tires worn to 4/32" will take nearly twice the distance to stop during emergency braking. As you will see, proper tread depth can be the difference…

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  • wet traction. To see this illustrated under real life conditions, watch "Panic Stopping: How Much Tread Depth Do You Need?" and read "What Honest Abe Doesn't Tell You About Minimum Tread Depths." If you drive an all-season tire in winter weather conditions (snow/ice), then tread

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