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Topic: Tires and Wheels


Tire Tread Depth for Wilsonville, Oregon Drivers

Driving on bald tires is like playing roulette. Though you may be fine today, eventually your luck is going to run out.The Feds don't have any laws for tread depth, but 42 of the states, and all of Canada, do have regulations. They consider 2/32 of an…

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Picking the Right Tires in Wilsonville

Shopping for tires in Wilsonville can be bewildering because there are many choices. Let's simplify. There are four main classifications of tires, each designed for different purposes.First off, there are summer tires. Those who buy summer tires in Wilsonville…

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Wilsonville Tire Repair

Most Wilsonville residents have experienced a flat tire. You know it's inconvenient and a pain. Our tires are important. Keeping them in good working order isn't just a big safety issue for Wilsonville drivers – it also has a financial impact. With high Oregon gas…

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By the Numbers: Tire Replacement at Lance's Superior Auto in Wilsonville

Ever notice that your tire is covered with writing? It's like some hieroglyphic art form. Of course, Wilsonville drivers know that it's not just graffiti, but to most of us, it might as well be. Would you like to know what all those codes on your tire…

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Beware of Cheap Tires in Wilsonville

Do you like to shop for shoes in Wilsonville?When buying a running shoe, is quality important?Does durability matter as long as the shoes look fabulous?Would you rather have one pair of long lasting shoes or two pairs of lower quality shoes at the same…

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Tire Rotation and Balancing at Lance's Superior Auto in Wilsonville

Tires do a lot of work for Wilsonville drivers. They transfer engine power and braking forces to the road; they handle steering control; and they cushion all those bumps and jolts while driving around Wilsonville. They also support the entire weight of…

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Custom Wheels and Tires for Your Wilsonville Ride

  It seems like everywhere you go in the Wilsonville area you see custom wheels. Big trucks, little cars, mini-vans - it doesn't matter - are expressing themselves with custom wheels. Some Oregon auto owners want smaller tires and wheels - some want larger…

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Winter Tires

What type of technology do you use? Do you prefer an 8-track tape or an iPod? When it comes to winter tires, much of Wilsonville driver's perception dates back to when 8-track was the best way to listen to the Bee Gees.Twenty years ago in Oregon, winter…

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Automotive Tips from Lance's Superior Auto: When to Replace a Damaged Tire

Repair or Replace? That’s a question Wilsonville drivers ask when they have tire damage. Some punctures cannot be repaired because of their size or location. Punctures larger than a quarter of an inch (6.4 mm) are considered too large to be safely repaired.…

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Automotive Tips from Lance's Superior Auto: Where Should New Tires Be Placed

When Wilsonville drivers need to replace tires, they need to know how many they should get and on which axle they should be placed. Replacing a damaged tire may leave you with three others with significant wear, which could affect your traction control,…

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