TIRE SAFETY TIPS
Check tire pressure, check tire safety, what's proper tire pressure
When considering a car in a good condition, it is very important to check
the car tires whether safety to drive on a road comfortably. So the automakers
spend of their time and money on engineering a car which is the only part
attached on the road. If the tires are not in good condition, comfort riding
leads to unsafely handling will be affected. When donít we make use of the
following simple, easy safety tips to keep our occupants car safe and also
First and foremost point is to check the tire pressure because the tires
tend to loose air as the time passes on. Once a month it is better to
check it by the use of digital tire gauge and that too if it is a long
trip. Ownerís manual or the sticker on the car will give you the inflation
pressures properly. It is possible only after the car has been sitting
the several hours which denotes that the tires have become cold, the friction,
the driving increases and heat the tires which may increase the pressure
in the under inflated tires.
It is necessary to see the under inflated tire as it become more rolling
resistance power which increases the fuel consumption and then creates
more heat. It is more dangerous that it makes the tire failure finally.
You should not forget the tire spares. If the tire is flat, then discover
you car tire is flat too. If you posses a compact tire then inflation
pressure will be written on the tire. If it is compressor tire, you may
have to repair the kit doing the operation regularly.
The depth of the tread is also an important factor to be checked. While
looking for other components for proper maintenance, wear of the tire
should be checked. It is better to analyze the outside and inside edge
of the tires. If the tire wear is identified then your car is not of alignment.
If alignment is maintained properly then premature tire wear can be prevented.
The damage of tire can be very well notice in the form of bulges, cracks,
nick and cuts inside & outside of the tires. If damage found early,
then you can rectify the problem sooner. If you witness any shaking of
the car then unbalancing may be seen in anyone of the car tire. It is
better to look out for imbalance tire and rectify the problem.
Selection of both summer and winter tires is also important criteria
for maintaining good tire. You can use soft rubber compound snow tires
for plying on the snow roads. For normal plying you can opt for summer
tires where you can use for all climate conditions. Donít feel slothful
in replacing the damaged tire at once. Otherwise it will be problem for
a safety ride.