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Causes of tire blowout and how to prevent tire blowout

Causes of tire blowout and how to prevent tire blowout

Tire blowout is very dangerous and can be life threatening in some situations. It is very important to know the various causes of tire blowout and how to prevent it for safety. 
Here are things to do to prevent tire burst:
Tire pressure - The pressure of all the tires should be checked regularly to ensure that the inflation pressures are correct and in line with the car and tire manufacturer's recommendations. Under-inflated tires get heated easily because of excessive sidewall flexing. When the tire gets weak due to excessive flexing and heating, it bursts. Over-inflation of tire is also dangerous as it causes tire deformity which can then cause tire blowout. Always refer to the inflation pressure recommended by the car manufacturer and n..

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Tire inflation tips for safety and tire longevity

Tire inflation tips for safety and tire longevity

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..

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