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Summer Driving Tips
August 29, 2015 – 02:36 pm
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Checking your tires is crucial in the summer. Long road trips with humongous loads and high temperatures can stress your Goodyears to the max. And, obviously, if the tires go, you go! Besides, no one likes to force a mother-in-law into changing a tire on the side of the road. (You want to save her dwindling strength for that big transmission job when you get home!)

2a. Tire Pressure

Make sure that you have the correct tire pressure in all five tires. (In case you never noticed, there's a tire in the trunk.) There's plenty of debate about what constitutes "correct" tire pressure, but we suggest going by what your vehicle manufacturer recommends, which should be listed on the side of the driver's door, on the glove compartment door, or in the owner's manual. Don't confuse the "maximum tire pressure" listed on the sidewall of the tire with the "recommended tire pressure" provided by the manufacturer of the vehicle. While it’s okay to inflate your tires to the "maximum tire pressure" number, "Recommended tire pressure" is the ideal pressure you want in your tires. If you're carrying an extra heavy load, follow the recommendation for "heavy loads, " which is usually listed in the manual that came with your mother-in-law. (Or your car's owner manual.)

Ready for some more high-school physics? Remember that tire pressure will increase as the outside air temperature rises. In fact, tire pressure will go up approximately one pound for every 10 degrees Fahrenheit. So, tires that were at 35 PSI back in January when you drove to the slopes could easily be closing in on 45 pounds on a hot July day at the beach. Under some conditions that increase in pressure is enough to blow the tire! If nothing else, a tire that's overinflated will wear prematurely and will cause the car to handle and brake poorly. Don't count on your electronic tire pressure monitoring system to alert you to an overinflated tire, either — the warning light will only get illuminated when a tire’s air pressure is too low, not too high.

By the way, while you're out there checking the air in those tires, toss that stupid pencil-style pressure gauge in the dumpster where it belongs and get an accurate, dial-type gauge.

You also have to remember friction. As you drive, there's friction between the tires and the road. Friction means heat — and heat means an increase in tire pressure. So, here's what to do about your car's tire pressure: Check the tire pressure before you start driving. If the recommended pressure is 35 PSI, for example, it means 35 PSI before you start driving. If you check the tire pressure when you stop to get gas two hours later, it will be much higher than 35 PSI. If you check it at this point—after you've been driving-there is no way to know what the correct tire pressure should be. You'll be tempted to let air out of the tires, because the tire pressure will be greater than 35 PSI. Do not do this, because the tires will be under inflated.

All tires now have built-in “wear bars, ” which are indicators that appear when your tire is worn and should be replaced.

2b. Tire Treadwear

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Pirelli Pirelli NERO GT Summer Radial Tire - 245/30R22 92Y
Automotive Parts and Accessories (Pirelli)
  • Crisp, responsive control while cornering and at speed, Even wear and long tread life
  • Bold directional tread provides confident traction in all seasons
  • Accelerate fast, brake short and take control in all seasons
Note 4 Case, JCmax Colorful 3D Handmade Luxurious Bling Diamond Crystal Jewel Protective Shell Hard Back PC Plastic Case [Anti-Scratch] for Samsung Galaxy Note 4 - Grape
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  • This case is specially designed for Galaxy Note 4, please confirm your phone model before you buy it.
  • This case is made of high quality hard back PC material to protect your smart phone, with a bling crystal design to show your personality.
  • Humanized design makes your case more useful, you can access all buttons with the case, and the size is comfortable for you to catch
  • It is precise cut out of every important control part, such as speaker, volume, earphone jack, power button and so on.
  • Protect your phone from scratches, dust and other damage in this stylish case.Package inclused one case and one stylus pen, it will be useful when you use the phone.
Apple iPad Pro Case - Jenny Shop Ultra Slim Lightweight Smart Shell Stand Keyboard Cover Case for iPad Pro 12.9 Inch iOS 9 Tablet 2015 Release (Lion King)
Office Product
  • Compact, elegant, stylish design.
  • It will protect Apple ipod Pro 12.9 inch from scrapes and scratches.
  • The case is easy to apply and remove without any tools or damage.
  • All opening, buttons, connectors and speaker position are placed perfectly to give this case a sense of unity with phone.
  • With removable wrist strap. Can be set on the hand, can hang on the package, easy and convenient.
Razor Razor E100 Electric Scooter (Pink)
Sports (Razor)
  • Boasting a high-torque, ultra-quiet chain-driven motor, and a handy twist-grip throttle
  • Uses a simple kick start motor and can travel at powerful speeds up to 10 mph
  • Powered by a long lasting rechargeable 24V Seal battery system
  • Features a hand operated rear brake, spring loaded kickstand, and a 8-inch pneumatic front tire for a smooth ride
  • Scooter includes with a UL Approved battery charger, and all the tools needed for its light assembly
  • Initial charge time: 12 hours. Charge the battery prior to use.
  • Recharge time: Up to 12 hours, even if the light turns green. Recommended maximum charging time is 24 hours.
  • Run time: Up to 40 minutes of continuous ride time. Run time may vary depending on riding conditions, climate and/or proper maintenance.
  • Item is HAZMAT, non-returnable
Koeckritz Rugs Set 6 CHILDREN'S CRAZY CARPET CIRCLE SEATS | Bright Gremlin Green & Summer Storm Blue - 18" Round Rug Mat
Baby Product (Koeckritz Rugs)
  • Standard broadloom carpet turned into wonderful, fun & crazy round rug seats.
  • GREAT for sitting on floors, indoor or outdoors at a picnic. Use in the grass or on a bench.
  • Made of a Polyester Filament Fiber and has a Face Weight of 37oz - Pile Height of 1 Made in the U.S.A
  • Edges are sewn with a fabric tape to prevent fraying.
  • Set of 6 Consists of: (3) Bright Gremlin Green (3) Summer Storm Blue
Popular Q&A
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What are the advantages of summer tires?

Better traction on dry pavement. not necessary unless your a performance nut. dont ever try to run them on snow/ice.

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