Simple Guide to Avoiding a Tire Blowout on Your Vehicle

The tires on your vehicle will usually exhibit warning signs of trouble long enough ahead of a tire blowout so you can take the appropriate action. Here are a few things to be on the lookout for.

If you feel it is getting harder to steer your vehicle, it could be the front-end alignment is off. This could have occurred from hitting a curb with the tires or running into a big pothole. Now the front tires are off alignment, so they are wearing incorrectly and could lead to a blowout. Take a good look at the tire treads each week. You're looking for things like cracks or bulges, and uneven wear in areas of the tread. Each could lead to a tire failure.

One last thing you can do to avoid a blowout is call Mercedes-Benz of Macon so we can schedule a tire rotation appointment to extend the tread life on those tires.

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