Know when to Service Tyres

When to Service Tyres Kerry

When to Service Tyres

Check tyres regularly

Service Tyres – check your tyre pressures monthly and before long journeys. At the same time check the tyre tread depths, and look for any signs of sidewall damage, or irregular wear. This may be a sign that your car need tracking. If in doubt, seek the advice of a trained tyre expert who will be able to tell you if the tyre is suitable for further use.

When to change your tyres

When should you change your tyres. In certain situations, a tyre can be repaired. However, the repair of tyres must be preceded by a careful examination of all areas of the tyre, inside and out.

If you have a puncture

Modern tyres can cope with most things. Punctures, though, can and do still happen. A tyre specialist should check your tyre after a puncture to decide whether it can be repaired.

Safety procedures when you have a puncture:

  • Think safety first, pull off the road in a safe place
  • Put on the hand/parking brake
  • Switch off the engine and put the car in gear
  • Switch on your hazard warning lights
  • Call a puncture repair specialist