Monthly oil checks are an important part of your vehicle’s maintenance that will keep your engine running right and help you avoid costly engine problems down the road. Fortunately, oil checks are simple to do and don’t require a lot of time. Let’s first look at the essential role oil plays and then review the… Read More


Raben Tire is proud to offer a great selection of Goodyear® commercial tires including UniCircle® retread tires. These retread tires feature a seamless design that adheres closely to the tire casing for enhanced uniformity, casing endurance, and strength. Tire retreading offers a great way for fleet managers to lower costs while promoting environmental responsibility and… Read More


Particularly in today’s economy, fleet managers must find ways to save money if they are going to remain profitable and successful. Optimizing fuel economy and extending tire life through proper fleet tire maintenance goes a long way toward expanding fleet budgets. While managing tire maintenance for an entire fleet can seem like an impossible challenge,… Read More


According to the Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA), National Tire Safety Week 2017 is coming up: May 28th – June 3rd.  They describe this week as an, “initiative to rally the tire industry in a focused effort to help drivers learn simple yet essential steps to maintain their tires.” Tires are one of the biggest investments… Read More


The Car Care Council has declared April National Car Care Month. The start of spring is a great time to take care of any issues that you may have put off addressing during winter months. Since April is traditionally a wet month, it is important to make sure your car is ready for traveling on… Read More


At the beginning of February, Michelin released ten new sizes of MICHELIN® Defender® T+H tires. Six additional sizes will be hitting the market this month, as well as another 16 options this summer. This new line of tires replaces the previous Michelin Defender line. Michelin Defender® T+H tires are designed to be the longest-lasting tires among leading competitive tires, providing miles of uncompromised… Read More


Have you considered retread tires for your commercial trucks fleet? Advances in technology have made retread tires a safe, quality option that delivers long-lasting, dependable performance. In the tire retreading process new tread is applied to the casings of worn tires. Tires casings used for retreading are carefully inspected and must meet required inspection standards.… Read More


When snow and freezing rain fall you may find the site of the salt truck rolling down your street to be very comforting. Salting is an effective and quick way to make roadways safer for travel. But a look at your shoes after walking through salty slush will remind you of the damaging effects of… Read More


At the start of a new year we tend to think about what we can do to improve ourselves in the coming year. When making your list of resolutions, why not add car care to the list? Following a dedicated vehicle maintenance schedule will offer you a host of advantages in the new year including… Read More


Raben Tire is proud to offer a great selection of Goodyear® Fuel Max Tires. Known as a leader in tire design innovations, Goodyear has developed this tire line to provide fleet managers with a total solution for reducing fuel costs. Fuel Max tires are available in steer, drive, and trail positions. Fuel Max tires are… Read More