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Winter Tires

What type of technology do you use? Do you prefer an 8-track tape or an iPod? When it comes to winter tires, much of Melvindale driver's perception dates back to when 8-track was the best way to listen to the Bee Gees.Twenty years ago in Michigan, winter tires differed from highway tires only in ... Read More

Melvindale Car Care Tire Safety: Washington vs. Lincoln

Welcome to the Melvindale Car Care automotive blog. Today, let's talk about the effect of tire wear. Let's focus on stopping in wet Melvindale conditions. In order for a tire to have good contact with the road, it has to move the wa... Read More

Wheel Balancing at Melvindale Car Care

So you love your job, and your family life is great. Congratulations! You have achieved balance. But can you say the same for your wheels? Melvindale drivers can tell if their tires are out of balance by vibrations at higher speeds o... Read More

Below 45 Degrees in Melvindale: Consider Winter Tires

Remember snow tires? They were basically just regular tires with big, knobby lugs to get them through deep snow. They were loud and rode hard, and Melvindale drivers couldn't wait to get them off the car. Then along came television advertisements for "all-season" radials. Michigan drivers ran ou... Read More

Custom Wheels and Tires for Your Melvindale Ride

It seems like everywhere you go in the Melvindale area you see custom wheels. Big trucks, little cars, mini-vans - it doesn't matter - are expressing themselves with custom wheels. Some Michigan auto owners want smaller tires and wh... Read More

Why Wheel Balancing and Tire Rotation Save You Money on Tires

Melvindale drivers want their tires to last as long as possible. Two ways to extend tire life are wheel balancing and tire rotation.When wheels are out of balance, they wobble and vibrate. That makes the tires wear in a cupping patter... Read More

Getting the Right Tires and Wheels in Melvindale

A lot of people get custom wheels in Melvindale. 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... Read More

Keep Your Tires Well Rounded in Melvindale: Tire Rotation and Wheel Balancing at Melvindale Car Care

Taking care of our tires is part of vehicle care for Melvindale 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 th... Read More

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Wheel Bearings

Why are wheel bearings for Melvindale vehicles important? It's simple: your wheel bearings keep the wheels on your vehicle. In today's Melvindale Car Care post, we'll discuss more about wheel bearings and how you can make sure they ca... Read More

Melvindale Safety Systems: Tire Pressure Monitoring System

Flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances can all be the result of driving around Melvindale on underinflated tires. Admittedly, it's hard to tell when a radial tire is underinflated. If your vehicle manufacturer recommen... Read More

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