The Squealing Tire

Tire Talk from the Experts at Discount Tire Company.

The Squealing Tire - Tire Talk from the Experts at Discount Tire Company.

Tech Write-Ups

TECH ARTICLE: The Skinny on Hub Rings

Hub centric rings, typically made of plastic or metal, are designed and used to fill the gap between the hub pilot of the vehicle and the center bore of the wheel…

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TECH ARTICLE: Bias Ply tires and Radial Tires… Whats what? Whats right for me?

If you are shopping for a new ATV/UTV tire you’ve probably found that there are many, many options to choose from.  Some are Bias ply, some are radial. We’ll do our best to explain what’s what here so you…

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TECH ARTICLE: LT Tires and How they work!

Ever wonder when reading tire reviews with complaints about “squishy” or “slow responding” traits….Is the tire to blame or was it the size the user decided to run? Did this driver upgrade from a stock tire with a 80psi max pressure to a larger tire with a 65psi max?…

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TECH ARTICLE: Offset and Backspace, How do they relate?

Offset and backspace are essentially two different ways of looking at the same thing. They determine the location of the wheel and tire assembly when bolted to the vehicles hub (how far in, or how far out they will sit)…