How Long Can Used Tires Last?

Normally, used tires last 2-5 years if bought in adequate condition. A 2-year-old tire with no damage, patches, uneven wear, and with about 8/32” tread left, may last for good 5 years. A 4-year-old tire with 5/32” tread left, and without any significant plugs or cuts, may last a further 2 years. The lifespan of […]

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Why Are My Back Tires Cupping?

Back tire cupping occurs due to one of the following reasons: Worn shock absorbers or suspension parts Wheel misalignment Tire imbalance or runout Poor quality of tires.

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Tire Sidewall Blowout: What Causes it and How to Deal with It

Tire sidewall blowout may occur because of: Under-inflation Overload Tire wear (especially uneven) Damage Age Manufacturing defects. According to the National Transportation Safety Board report, around 33,000 accidents happen annually because of tires. At least 2,000 of them are sidewall blowout-related, so it’s critical to know why the issue may occur.

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