When is the right time to change car tires?

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You're kinda on your own once you get past eight years, especially with wide temperature variations (like you might find in AK) between at-rest cold and at-speed warm. Otherwise I just use the penny trick for checking tread depth and be done with it.

Elvis Telecom, Tuesday, 28 December 2021 05:16 (one year ago) link

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Western® with Bacon Flavor, Tuesday, 28 December 2021 06:09 (one year ago) link

I've never used the penny wear test before, I just observed it with my eyes. Thanks @ Elvis Telecom and everyone. I found out this article about the penny used to check the tread depth, https://tireer.com/penny-tire-test/ it is really helpful for me right now.

Andrew007, Tuesday, 28 December 2021 06:52 (one year ago) link

Always check your tyres before you drive. There should be about four.

two sleeps till brooklyn (ledge), Tuesday, 28 December 2021 09:09 (one year ago) link

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