Shake It up in Elyria!: Why Wheel Balancing

October 24, 2021

Our vehicles are not massage chairs. While we may enjoy a good vibration in an overstuffed recliner, we generally want as smooth a ride as possible in our vehicles. One way to achieve this is to keep a vehicle's wheels in balance. When a tire is mounted onto a wheel, it is usually out of balance... More

How Much is Enough for Elyria Auto Owners? Tire Tread Depth

August 1, 2021

Most Elyria drivers know that tires wear out and that the wear has to do with tread depth. Most of us have heard that bald tires are dangerous, but most of us picture a tire with no tread at all when we think of a bald tire. And when we take our vehicles in for preventive maintenance, the techni... More

Elyria Safety Systems: Tire Pressure Monitoring System

July 4, 2021

Flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances can all be the result of driving around Elyria on underinflated tires. Admittedly, it's hard to tell when a radial tire is underinflated. If your vehicle manufacturer recommends 35 pounds of pressure, your vehicle tires are considered signifi... More

Tire Maintenance in Elyria

May 29, 2021

With the recent focus in the Elyria area on improving fuel economy, we've been told how important it is to maintain our tire pressure.Elyria drivers know that tires wear out, but we want to make them last as long as possible because they're not cheap to replace. In addition to saving gas, proper... More