Choosing your tires

Welcome to our comprehensive guide on how to chose your tires! These articles are aimed to provide guidance of what to think of when setting out to buy a new set of tires. Make informed decisions and ensure that every kilometer is smooth, safe, and optimized for your specific needs.

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    How to read tire sidewall markings

    Tire size is the most important information given on a tire’s sidewall. The size designation is specified as a series of numbers and letters, for example, 205/55 R 16 94 V XL. Learn more about tire sidewall information.

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    What is TPMS?

    A tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) enhances road safety by indicating significant tire pressure drops. Discover how TPMS works.

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    Fuel economy

    Tires have a direct impact on your vehicle's fuel efficiency. Find out how to choose fuel-efficient tires and consume less fuel while driving.

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    Tire noise

    Tires always produce some noise interacting with the road surface. Learn what are normal tire noises and when you should get your tires checked.

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    Quiet tires – reduced tire noise and better driving comfort

    Quiet tires are one of the key factors when it comes to driving comfort. Discover how to choose the quietest tires and reduce tire noise.

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    How are tires made: The tire manufacturing process

    The main raw materials of a tire are natural rubber, synthetic rubber, carbon black and oil. Read more about tire manufacturing.

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    Studded or non-studded winter tires?

    We will give you a few pointers to simplify the choice between studded and non-studded tires.

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    Choosing your tires

    Tire Load Capacity and Load Index

    When buying tires, you should take into account the new tire's load capacity. You can check the tire's load index from the tire markings.

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    How do I know when to replace tires?

    There are various factors you should consider when thinking of tire replacement. Find out when it's time to replace your tires.

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