Sometimes, car users are unsure of the tire pressure to use in their tires especially when they have replaced the stock tire with a different tire size.
Tires need inflation pressure that is adequate for the type and size of the tire in use. Often, it is the best to follow the car manufacturer's tire pressure specification which is mostly found on a sticker in the car or in the owner's manual.
Below are few tips on tire inflation that ensures safety:
Do not over inflate your tires, it causes tire deformation which may lead to tire burst, poor handling, bumpy ride, decreased braking performance and anti-lock braking system malfunction.
Do not under inflate your tires. Under inflation causes overheating due to sidewall over flexing, high rolling resistance leading to incr..