Did you know that you can test treadwear on your tires using a penny? Here are a few ways to tell if you need new tires as well as some helpful hints for tire buying and repair.
Take the Penny Test
So. you're starting to notice some wear on your tires and you're wondering, is it time for new rubber all the way around or can I just keep rolling?More >
Why Buy Four Tires?
Some motorists wonder why they should buy four new tires when only one or two may need to be replaced due to tread wear or tire failure. Here are four simple reasons why one may want to consider a new set of four tires when the time comes.More >
Replacing Tires on All-Wheel Drive Vehicles
With All-Wheel Drive (AWD) vehicles, Pep Boys strongly recommends that you replace all four tires at once.More >
Should You Consider Snow Tires?
Winter tires are designed for winter conditions to give you extra traction, braking and handling when road conditions deteriorate with snow/slush and ice.More >
Typical Treadwear Patterns
You can read a tire just like a repair manual. Here's what tread wear can tell you.More >
Tire Puncture Repair
Flats are no fun but don't let one overwhelm you.More >
Fix-A-Flat 12 oz Aerosol Tire Inflator seals punctures and inflates the tire in seconds without the need for a jack (Tire Sensor Safe) Pack of 2
Automotive Parts and Accessories (Sababa Shopping)
GrimmTools Presta and Schrader Car Tire Inflator Gun. Great for Road Bikes, Mountain Bikes, Cars, ATVs. No need for an adapter. Seat tubeless tires with ease. Locking head has both presta and schrader chucks.
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Bike Pump by Geared2U - Mini, Compact & Portable - For Road, Mountain Or BMX Bicycles - Presta & Schrader Valve Compatible - Premium CNC Aluminum - Extremely Lightweight - Lifetime Warranty
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When do you need tire alignment?
every time you get new tires and when you hit a really hard pothole, when your car starts pulling, or if your in a collision.