BALANCE YOUR TYRES
Regardless of how well or how little you drive, tyres do eventually wear down over time. It is unlikely that they’ll wear down evenly, and this can cause:
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ALIGN YOUR WHEELS FOR LONGER-LASTING TYRES
Tyres need looking after in order for them to last. One way to care for them is to check your car’s wheel alignment regularly – and not just when you feel a shudder or a shake.
When a wheel is not aligned, other wheels have to work harder to drag the misaligned wheel. This can cause a number of problems, like:
ROTATE YOUR TYRES TO BEAT WEAR AND TEAR
Tyre wear and tear is natural part of driving, unfortunately. Since most cars are front-engine cars, the front axle bears more weight than the rear axle. This means your front tyres wear quicker than your back tyres.
There are also other causes of uneven wear, like:
It is normal for a tyre to lose air over time – even for brand-new tyres that are properly inflated and don’t have a puncture.
But if you’re having to pump your tyres more often than expected, it could point to a more serious problem, like:
Driving with a flat tyre can be very dangerous. It can also damage the wheel, the hub assembly, as well as the parts that come in contact with the road surface.
Controlling your car will also be difficult, especially when driving at higher speeds.