If you start to notice that your car is pulling to one side as you drive or that your tyres are wearing unevenly you may have a problem with your wheel alignment, but what causes this? Curbing the car- catching curb stones when you drive not only scuffs your wheels but can easily knock the […]
It’s that moment we all dread, you’re parallel parking edging towards the curb and hear that horrible scraping sound followed by many profanities! You get out of the car to see a big scuff down the side of your alloy wheel, so now what? If left, a deep scuff can not only look unsightly but […]
It sounds like a great idea – better grip in snow and ice. But do you really get your money’s worth out of winter tyres, or is it simply another way of selling you more tyres? Winter tyres become effective below 7 degrees Celsius. Above that, the stickiness required to make them adhesive in poor […]
Replacing the tyres on a vehicle often needs to be done at least once a year depending on how much you use it. You can take you car to a garage or tyre fitter but will generally either have to wait around for it to be done or leave it with them. Mobile tyre fitters […]
For those of you that want to improve your cars performance without spending thousands of pounds, I have created the ultimate guide below. With these top tips you can not only often see improvements in speed and power but also in fuel economy. 1) Make your car as light as possible. Fact- a lighter car […]
If you are interested in meeting new tyre suppliers, viewing the latest workshop apparatus in action and squatting up on the most current tyre industry business issues then you really need to visit the Brityrex Exhibition in Manchester next month. “Brityrex is the UK’s only expert tyre and equipment exhibition and a day spent at […]
Many of us are aware that we should be checking our tyres regularly for damage and to ensure they all have the correct pressure, but how many of us ever check the actually condition of the wheels? This is harder to do and you will need to jack the car up and remove each wheel […]
With the UK having quite harsh winters in recent years, people are choosing cars that are better for driving in the snow. Many of us still need to do day to day chores and travel to and from work when the snow falls and cannot run the risk of being stuck in for days on […]
There comes in time in most of our lives when we get a puncture in one or more of our car tyres. This can be frustrating and costly if it is in the wrong place. Many tyres can be repaired if the puncture is in a certain position otherwise it means that you will need […]
There are plenty of tires out there to choose from, but when you have an SUV, the range tends to be a bit more limited. There are certain benefits that you will often want from an SUVB tyre; you’ll want it to be durable, economic and comfortable, and that’s exactly what the Bridgestone LM-80 can […]
Everybody needs to periodically change their tyres, due to wear and tear, but also because the rubber of the tyres can lose its elasticity over time, so you will need to buy car tyres. There are lots of ways you can do this; you can buy them from an online store, which has the benefit of being very convenient, or you can travel to a tyre fitter store, where you will receive a complete tyre service, along with any relevant expertise they can provide you with.
Buying Tyres Online
When looking for new tyres, a great option is to buy Michelin tyres online, as you can compare the prices available in a more convenient setting.