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How To Tell If You Need New Tires | Honda Frisco

Tires are an important part of the vehicle that helps with safety. Tires are designed with treads that provide your vehicle with traction. This traction keeps your car driving along the road - even in inclement weather. Without tread, the elements would literally lift your tires off the road. When you drive through snow or a puddle, the grooves in between the tread blocks of the tires become channels that divert the water or snow away from the tires, allowing the tires to maintain traction in these slick conditions. When the tread gets worn down, the water, snow, and other slippery substances don't have anywhere to go except directly under your tires severely decreasing your vehicle's traction. If your tires are nearly bald, traction will be eliminated completely. Decreased traction will negatively affect your control over the car, making the vehicle unsafe for you and your passengers. Tread depth will determine whether or not you require new tires. Speak with one of our Honda Certified Technicians today to learn about tires or to see if you need a new set.

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Ever get tired from a long day? Or maybe even just a walk? This is the similar to what worn tires can do to your vehicle. Tire wear isn't a sign of bad driving but an inevitable fact of life. Tires get old and worn down, the more you drive - the faster this happens! And because a tire failure while you're driving can be catastrophic, causing your car to go out of control or leaving you stranded in the middle of nowhere without any easy way to get home, you want to know when your tires are in bad shape so you can get new ones before something goes wrong. Let us check, replace, or align your tires today at David McDavid Honda Frisco.

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Many of heard of the penny test to determine tire tread. On most Honda tires when the tire tread is thin, it's time for new tires! Newer tires can also have a convenience that older tires lacked - they have tread wear indicator bars built into the tires themselves! If you need any service in addition of tires, like tire alignments or rotations; read our Service FAQ hub or visit our Service Center. Remember, use the penny test described on the previous page to double check the depth, but if the bars are starting to appear on any or all of your tires, it's once again time to check with your mechanic or local tire dealer to see about getting your current tires replaced. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Tire Repacement Service | David McDavid Honda Frisco Tire Shop

There are many tells that you need a new tire. A common sign for tire replacments is when a certain amount of vibration becomes apparent. Some vibration is expected, but when it gets more significant it's probably time for a new set of tires. There can be any of a number of causes for the vibration. There is a chance your tires are misaligned or unbalanced, or your shock absorbers are starting to go. Vibration could be another issue more significant that tires - it could mean that there's some sort of internal problem in the tire itself. Start shopping tires now. We match any tire price you bring in with our in-stock tires. Even if the tire isn't the root cause of the vibration, the vibration could damage the tire and pretty soon you'll have a problem. So if your car has a bad case of the shimmy-shimmy shakes, especially if you notice this when you aren't driving on bad roads, take it to the mechanic right away to have it checked out. Too much vibration is almost always a sign that something is wrong. Schedule service now to get your tire appointment set!