Tire Maintenance

Car on asphalt road on summer day at park

Your vehicle’s tires are very susceptible to the changing of the seasons. Just as the cold weather during the winter decreases tire pressure, during the hot summer your tire pressure actually increases. The increase in tire pressure is due to two factors. The first being that during the summer time there is much more humidity… Read More


Folks often have the tendency to judge tire quality purely on the shape their tires are in, tread-wise. While this is often a good indicator of the condition your tire is in, there is another issue tires can face that doesn’t necessarily show in the tread. Dry rot. Dry rot’s biggest causes are from vehicle… Read More


Your fleet’s tires are crucial to your success. Quality tires can keep your vehicles on the road for longer, ensuring you can meet your customer’s stringent deadlines. So, when it comes time to outfit your trucks with a new set, you want to make sure they have the best tires. For fleet managers, the bottom… Read More


Spring is finally here, and summer will soon be right behind it. Whether it’s spring break or summer vacation, soon families all over the country will be taking time off from work and school to go on family road trips. Are you and your family planning a trip? Before you go loading up the car… Read More


Rain or shine, sleet or snow, your fleet needs to ready to roll all year round. Preventative maintenance and keeping up on regularly servicing your company trucks, vans and vehicles is the best way to your fleet running at full force. Obviously, as issues with vehicles occur they need to be taken care of as… Read More


The sometimes-rough conditions of rural farm fields present many hazards for the tires on your tractors and farm equipment. There are the odd rocks and debris as well as critters can rough up your tires. However, many farmers will agree that one of the most dangerous things can run into on the farm is stubble.… Read More


For fleet and personal vehicles alike, monitoring tire pressure is a commonly overlooked duty for drivers. While it is an important thing to do all year long, during the winter it is especially important. When the temperature drops, there is less moisture in the air. This makes the air contract and causes things to shrink,… Read More


There are a lot of different expenses that go into keeping a commercial vehicle fleet of trucks, vans and cars well-maintained and running year-round. Things like fuel costs, oil changes, care and maintenance for everything else under the hood, insurance and tire changes – at the end of the year, all these expenses can add… 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


Your business depends on the mobility of your fleet, and your fleet depends on good, quality tires. You rely on the condition of your tires for your business operations, but more importantly the lives of your drivers depend on their safe performance. If you need another reason to make the care of your fleets’ tires… Read More