Search This Site

Showing Results 131 - 140 of 150
Retreads: Money Saved is Money Earned
Retreads: Money Saved is Money Earned

March 24, 2011
Still looking for good reasons to embrace retreaded tires? Have you seen the price of oil lately?

Making Tires Last
Making Tires Last

March 10, 2011
How much are you willing to invest to make your tires last longer? There is no shortage of tools or strategies available to help prolong tire life, and...

Tire Report: Balancing Act - Why Balance Just Tires?

December 3, 2010
Try starting a discussion about balancing truck wheels

Wheel-Ends: Torque your nuts
Wheel-Ends: Torque your nuts

November 2, 2010
Attaching wheels to a truck hub is serious business. Yet it's not uncommon to see some big bruiser of a mechanic, one foot against the bottom of the tire,...

Tire Report: Wheel-End Problems -- Beyond the Obvious

November 2, 2010
We focus on tires here, mostly, but wheels and hubs, and the other gear that attaches tires to trucks, deserve attention too. Wheel-ends function as a system:

All Pressured Up: Automatic Tire Inflation Systems Offer Protection from Underinflation Woes
All Pressured Up: Automatic Tire Inflation Systems Offer Protection from Underinflation Woes

October 12, 2010
As I write each month on the latest advancements in tire development and improvements in technology to prolong tire life and reduce operating costs, one...

Fifth Wheel Maintenance
Fifth Wheel Maintenance

March 17, 2010
While the calendar says we've just about made it through another winter, as these words materialize on my screen, the Northeast is digging out from three...

Tracking Tire Performance
Tracking Tire Performance

March 12, 2010
If you were serious about getting the best odds on a pro basketball bet, you'd research the heck out of the starting lineups, and know in advance that Kobe...

Suspension Maintenance
Suspension Maintenance

December 17, 2009
The key to keeping suspensions working for you rather than against you is to keep everything tight. When suspension components work themselves loose, tires...

What's Killing Your Tires?
What's Killing Your Tires?

December 17, 2009
Tires are under constant attack, from the normal dynamic forces acting on the tread rubber, to a barrage of scrubbing and scraping actions caused by...