Continental In-Tire Sensors Read Tread Depth
The tire tread provides the gripping action and traction that prevent a vehicle from slipping or sliding, especially when the road is wet or icy. "The importance of tread depth awareness has been established in many countries by creating minimum tire tread ...
Will selling used tires become illegal?!
"Used tires get abused in Texas state legislature." Do you think the legislation is necessary? Do you think the Texas bill is the first salvo in getting rid of used tires completely? Let us know what you think by leaving a comment!
Is the Penny Obsolete — For Checking Tire Treads?
In recent years a number of tire experts have begun pushing harder for a new standard for measuring tire tread depth — one that favors a deeper tread than the “penny test” allows. What’s worrisome is that tires with 2/32 of an inch of tread depth ...
Understanding the basics of aircraft tire construction and maintenance
Many technicians are not aware of the critical design factors that go into every aircraft tire in use today ... for wear. The tire should be replaced when tread has worn to the base of any groove at any spot or to a minimum depth specified in the aircraft ...
Sponsored Post: 5 Things You Can Check Before Taking Your Car for State Inspection
If there is more wear on either the inside or outside, chances are that your car is out of alignment, if the tires treads are the wear bars in three locations, your tires will most likely fail state inspection. Use a Penny to gauge the tread depth ...