Tag: tires

155 Posts

Ten Years Overdue for New Tires
Jan 09, 2020

Ten Years Overdue for New Tires

Dear Car Talk

Here's why it's way past time to retire these old tires

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Try This Tire on for Size
Dec 13, 2019

Try This Tire on for Size

Dear Car Talk

Were tire sizes designed in a bar?

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Don't Expect Great Gas Mileage from a Truck
Dec 03, 2019

Don't Expect Great Gas Mileage from a Truck

Dear Car Talk

It won 't be a gas-sipper, but these tips might help

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One of These Tires Is Not like the Others
Sep 27, 2019

One of These Tires Is Not like the Others

Dear Car Talk

This VW owner is losing patience with a tire that's losing air

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Original Prius Tires Might Be the Answer
Apr 14, 2019

Original Prius Tires Might Be the Answer to This Mystery

Dear Car Talk

A big drop in mileage has this Prius owner baffled.

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Pump up Those Tires
Mar 02, 2019

Pump up Those Tires

Dear Car Talk

Are your local temps and tire pressures all over the place? Read on.

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Do All of the Tires Need to Be Replaced on This Ford Fusion?
Feb 23, 2019

Do All of the Tires Need to Be Replaced on This Ford Fusion?

Dear Car Talk

AWD cars can be confusing when only one tire goes bad

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Tire-Gauge Technology Has Come a Long Way
Sep 06, 2018

Tire-Gauge Technology Has Come a Long Way

Dear Car Talk

But which one should get your hard-earned bucks?

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You Picked a Fine Time to Leave Me, Loose Wheel
Aug 07, 2018

You Picked a Fine Time to Leave Me, Loose Wheel

Dear Car Talk

Sheared off lug nuts on this old VW were likely due to overtightening with an air wrench.

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When It Comes to Tire Pressure, Too High Is Better Than Too Low
Jul 20, 2017

When It Comes to Tire Pressure, Too High Is Better Than Too Low

Dear Car Talk

Temperature changes are causing tire pressure warnings in Gary's Tacoma. How should he adjust it, keeping safety in mind?

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