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Appleton Safety Systems: Tire Pressure Monitoring System

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances can all be the result of driving around Appleton on underinflated tires. Admittedly, it's hard to tell when a radial tire is underinflated. If your vehicle manufacturer recommends 35 pounds... Read More

Tire Maintenance in Appleton

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. With the recent focus in the Appleton area on improving fuel economy, we've been told how important it is to maintain our tire pressure.Appleton drivers know that tires wear out, but we want to make them last as long as possible because they'r... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Appleton: When to Replace a Damaged Tire

Video: Repair or Replace? That’s a question Appleton drivers ask when they have tire damage. Some punctures cannot be repaired because of their size or location. Punctures larger than a quarter of an inch (6.4 mm) are considered too large to be safely repaired. Punctures in the sidewall or near the shou... Read More

Saving Lives in Appleton with Tire Pressure

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. All new passenger vehicles on our Appleton, Wisconsin, roads now have tire pressure monitoring systems – TPMS for short. They are designed to alert you if your tires are underinflated. Since they are fairly new, a lot of people have questions a... Read More

Shake It up in Appleton!: Why Wheel Balancing

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Our vehicles are not massage chairs. While we may enjoy a good vibration in an overstuffed recliner, we generally want as smooth a ride as possible in our vehicles. One way to achieve this is to keep a vehicle's wheels in balance. When a tire ... Read More

Keep Your Tires Well Rounded in Appleton: Tire Rotation and Wheel Balancing at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Appleton

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Taking care of our tires is part of vehicle care for Appleton drivers. We know they have to be replaced when they wear out, but tires also require some preventive maintenance. This maintenance will improve and extend the life of the tires, so ... Read More

Tire Replacement: What Appleton Drivers Need to Know

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Looking at getting some new tires? Maybe the real reason for wanting those off-highway tires is that they look cool. Well there's nothing wrong with that. If you make sure that you've got your functional needs covered with your selection, then... Read More

How Much is Enough for Appleton Auto Owners? Tire Tread Depth

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Most Appleton drivers know that tires wear out and that the wear has to do with tread depth. Most of us have heard that “bald” tires are dangerous, but most of us picture a tire with no tread at all when we think of a bald tire. And when we ta... Read More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Appleton Advice on Buying New Tires

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Today's tires and wheels offer a lot of options for every Appleton driver's style, habits and driving conditions.Tires are designed for high-performance in winter or summer and even come in a long-wearing variety for all Wisconsin seasons.Appl... Read More

Getting the Right Tires and Wheels in Appleton

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. A lot of people get custom wheels in Appleton. When you do this yourself (over the internet . . .) you could run into trouble if you're not careful. Sometimes, once they're mounted, they just don't fit right. The tires rub in turns or on bumps... Read More

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