Tires play an important role in
your vehicle’s performance: proper maintenance,
monitoring tire pressure at least once a month, tread depth and performing
regular tire rotations are all routine maintenance issues
that can mean the difference in your family's safety.
Rotating your tires can influence more even tire wear,
increasing the life of your tires.
Warning Signs You Should Know
- Pulling or a tendency to steer to one side or
other could be due to an
under-inflated tires, or could signal a damaged or
misaligned front end.
unbalanced or improperly balanced tire will cause your
vehicle to vibrate and may prematurely wear steering and
- Excessive or uneven tire wear
We Can Help
Flat repair -
Our technicians will inspect
your flat tire, and if it can be repaired will fix it
using professional materials and methods.
New Tires - Extensive damage may require tire
replacement. We offer a variety of name brand tires and
expert mounting, balancing and installation.
Tire rotation - can be beneficial in several
ways. When done at the recommended times, it can
preserve balanced handling and traction of the tires and
even out tire wear. It can even provide performance
When should tires be rotated?
Wheel balancing -
When a wheel is unbalanced, there is an unequal
distribution of weight around the rim of the wheel and
tire assembly. The tire may seem round and true when
rotated slowly, but on the road centrifugal force acts
on the heaviest part of the tire, making it wobble or
vibrate (like an out-of-balance ceiling fan). This can
cause flat spots on the tire treads and is damaging to
ball joints, bearings, steering, and shock absorbers.
With special equipment, technicians can measure a tire
and wheel assembly, then add special wheel weights to
restore balance. Hitting potholes and normal vehicle
wear-and-tear can cause unbalanced wheels. Uneven tire
wear can indicate unbalanced wheels, so it's wise to
check and rotate your vehicle's tires regularly.
for Tire Life
Rotate your tires regularly (usually every 6,000 to
Most manufacturers recommend that tires should be
rotated on a scheduled basis in order to reap
maximum life from your investment.
Keep your tires properly inflated. Tires can
lose 1 psi of pressure per month, and more in cold
weather. Tires lose an additional 1 psi of pressure for
every drop of 10° Fahrenheit.
Low tire pressure not only reduces gas
mileage; excessive heat build up leads to tire
Check for signs of excessive or uneven tire wear. Uneven
wear could signal other problems. Your expert
technicians at master Tire & Auto Service can provide a professional inspection.
If you can see the top of
Lincoln's head when inserting a penny into the treads of
your tires, it may be time for a tire change.
Master Tire &
Auto Svc of Dyersburg
1960 St. John Avenue
Dyersburg, Tennessee 38024
Tire & Auto Svc of Gleason
3747 Highway 22
Gleason, Tennessee 38229
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3780 Hwy. 45 North
Jackson, TN 38305
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210 Memorial Drive
Paris, Tennessee 38242
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