Expert Advice for Car Tires

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How to Check Tire Pressure
Your car tires will lose pressure naturally over time. Checking your tire pressure on a monthly basis will prevent tire wear and increase handling.
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Conor Fynes
Sep 09, 2017
How to Clean Tires and Rims
Cleaning car tires and rims involves using cleaning solution, scrubbing, rinsing, and applying tire dressing and rim protection.
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Nicholas Wilson
Sep 20, 2017
How to Check and Add Air to Car Tires
Properly inflated tires make your car safer while on the road and also increase your fuel economy. Here's how to add air to your tires.
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Cheryl Knight
Sep 02, 2020
How to Buy the Best All-Season Tires
Buy the best all-season car tires by finding the best tires, figuring out what they cost, and how to get them put on your car.
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Mary Kurz
Sep 27, 2017
How to Find a Slow Leak in a Car Tire
A punctured tire can escalate quickly if left unaddressed. Catching a puncture by its hiss or visible marks early on can save you a flat tire.
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Conor Fynes
Oct 07, 2017
Nail in Tire? How to Remove and Repair a Puncture
Removing a nail from a tire is as simple as pulling the nail out with pliers, and installing a plug and patch kit into the tire hole.
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Brady Klopfer
Oct 11, 2017
How to Fix a Flat Tire
Fixing a flat tire involves pulling over safely, removing the flat tire, and putting on the spare tire before going to shop for a permanent fix.
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Nicholas Wilson
Oct 12, 2017
How to Fix a Flat Car Tire with Fix-a-Flat
Though it's not a permanent fix and won't work in every situation, the aerosol Fix-a-flat is a quick and popular solution for flat tires, and one that can save the day in a pinch.
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Amber Brown
Sep 29, 2020
How to Read a Tire
Knowing what the characters on a tire mean helps you understand the width, aspect ratio, speed rating, and load index of the tires on your vehicle
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Brady Klopfer
Oct 18, 2017
How to Paint Car Wheels
Painting your car wheels is an inexpensive way to spruce up your rims, give your car a customized appearance, and repair nicks and scratches.
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Rochelle Miller-Hernandez
Oct 20, 2017
How to Improve Gas Mileage ?
Improving your car's gas mileage and saving money on fuel is about taking practical steps. Here are three you can take today.
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Mary Kurz
Jul 13, 2021
How to Repair a Punctured Tire
Repair a flat or punctured tire yourself with one of these easy techniques.
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Cheryl Knight
Oct 20, 2020
How to Check Tire Tread With a Penny
Use a penny to check the tread depth to see if your car tires are worn out and if you're in danger of a blown or bald tire.
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Brady Klopfer
Oct 14, 2020
How to Remove Lug Nuts and Tires
To remove lug nuts and tires, secure your vehicle on flat ground, crack the lug nuts, jack the car up, and remove the lug nuts and tires
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Brady Klopfer
Oct 21, 2020

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