How to prolong the life of tires
• How to extend the life of tires
Tires - a very important part of the car.
Tires - a very important part of the car. From rubber state depends handling, fuel consumption and comfort. Today, a new set of tires is very expensive, so every owner wants to have served the wheel as long as possible. For information on how to extend the tires life - read on.
1. Maintaining the correct pressure
It is necessary at least once a week to check the tire pressure.
Each vehicle has a recommended tire pressure. Its maintenance has a direct impact on the handling, fuel consumption and comfort. For example, a "blank" wheels ride softer, but it is very worn tire sidewall. If we go too far with pressure, wear and tear will be exposed already a central part of the tire. Therefore it is necessary at least once a week to check the tire pressure and keep it within the limits specified by the manufacturer. However, if the car is traveling with front-loaded, the tire pressure recommended several lift.
2. Adjustment of the wheels and suspension state
If during the operation of tires wear unevenly, you should immediately contact the service station.
suspension state has a huge impact on the life of the tires - especially the corners of camber and toe. They can also shorten the life of tires defective shock absorbers. To avoid this, it is necessary to diagnose suspension every 20,000 km, as well as at each tire change. If during the operation of tires wear unevenly, you must immediately contact the service and check the condition of the suspension. 3. Driving Challenge
Slipping greatly shortens the life of the tires.
Bus direct contact with the road, taking care of all the acceleration, braking and pits. Greatly shorten the life of the tires of different kind of slip occurring at slipping wheels or with their blocking on braking. Blows on the sharp edges of the pits is also very harmful to the wheels. Everything is simple, calm and steady wins - longer sberezhosh tires.
4. Proper storage
Proper storage - it is very important to prolong tire life.
In the transition, for example, with winter on summer tires it is very important winter wheels correctly put in storage. If the disc tires, they should be put horizontally on one another or suspended. Tires without disks should be stored in an upright position, changing the fulcrum every month.
5. The rotation of the tire
Manufacturers recommend every 10 thousand. Km to rotate tires.
The rear rear-wheel tires on the car are subjected to a higher load than the front. To prevent uneven wear, manufacturers recommend every 10 th. Rearrange km bus with a rear axle to front and vice versa.