As a vehicle owner, you may wonder how often you need to get a new set of tires. When it comes to the frequency, there is no set time frame in which you need to get tires, however paying attention to your vehicle's tires and understanding what healthy tires look like can help you make decisions when it comes to needing new tires.
When are new tires needed? New tires are needed when you notice that they are no longer in good condition. The tread of your tires is most important because this is what guarantee the traction that your tires need to properly control your vehicle in all types of weather conditions. If your tires are looking bald and especially worn out, it may be time for a new set. Plus, when you bring your vehicle into the experts here at Service First Automotive Centers for any type of service, we always take a look at your tires to evaluate their condition and let you know if we feel you may need new tires soon.
How can I protect my tires to need new sets less frequently? In order to avoid needing tires more frequently, taking care of your tires and having regular services performed is key. You should make sure that you receive tire rotations and balancing regularly to keep the wear of your tires even. Wheel alignments are also important because driving with a bad wheel alignment can cause your tires to wear down unevenly and excessively. The better you maintain your tires, the less money you'll need to spend on new sets.
If you desire more information about how often your specific make and model of vehicle may require new tires, refer to your vehicle's owner's manual. If you are due for a tire service or need assistance with tires, stop by our shop here at Service First Automotive Centers or give us a call today!