How to maintain a spare tire

How to Maintain and Care for a Spare Tire

When it comes to tire care and maintenance, do you know the big four? Pressure, alignment, rotation, and tread. But even if you’re diligent about these (you are, right?), there’s one thing too many drivers forget about when it comes to tire care. And it’s hiding in their trunk. The spare tire. Spare tires need some TLC too. And exactly what your spare tire needs will depend on what kind … Continue reading

An Intro to Run-Flat Tires

The other day while in the car with my parents, I noticed a Jeep drive by with its spare tire mounted on the back. Being the curious type, I asked my parents where the spare tire for our car was located and learned that we had run-flat tires. To be honest, I wasn’t exactly sure what run-flat tires were, so I did a little research. There are 3 main types … Continue reading