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Tire Sense from Craftsman Auto Care: How to Tell When Tires Need to be Replaced

Tire Sense from Craftsman Auto Care: How to Tell When Tires Need to be Replaced

How do you know when your tires need to be replaced? Here’s your four-point checklist from our tire experts and ASE-Certified Master Technicians at Craftsman Auto Care: Tire MILEAGE: Most tires will last about 40-60k miles or 4 to 6 years. ** Tire TREAD: Legally, tire tread depth cannot go b ... read more

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Tire Sense from Craftsman Auto Care: Taking Care of Your Tires and Protecting your Tire Investment

Tire Sense from Craftsman Auto Care: Taking Care of Your Tires and Protecting your Tire Investment

  Have tires rotated regularly.  This is vital to ensure even wear and improve longevity.  We recommend rotating your tires with every oil service (about 5-7k miles or 6-12 months).  Tires purchased at Craftsman Auto Care are rotated for FREE.  Simply visit ... read more

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Tire Sense from Craftsman Auto Care: Tips for the Best Tire Purchase

Tire Sense from Craftsman Auto Care: Tips for the Best Tire Purchase

  Knowing your driving habits is the first step to ensuring you purchase the right tires.  Is most of your driving in stop-and-go traffic, or do you regularly make long commutes with higher speeds or shorter trips at lower speeds?  Evaluate how many miles you typic ... read more

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Tire Sense from Craftsman Auto Care just makes sense

Tire Sense from Craftsman Auto Care just makes sense

Tire packages that beat big box stores in quality and convenience! Tire Services DONE RIGHT!  Enjoy our value-added services from Craftsman Auto Care that are FREE.  It just makes sense. All tire packages at Craftsman Auto Care include tire installation, tire rotation, road-force balanci ... read more

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Safe Tire Repair

Safe Tire Repair

Location of Repairs Repairs must be performed by removing the tire from the rim/wheel assembly for a thorough inspection of the inside and outside of the tire. Repairs are limited to the tread area of the tire. Punctures greater than 1/4" in the tire tread and punctures outsid ... read more

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"That Pothole I just hit won't cause any damage to my vehicle, right?"

"That Pothole I just hit won't cause any damage to my vehicle, right?"

Potholes can wreak havoc on your tires, rims, alignment and shocks & struts. If you hit a particularly nasty one, beware of these warning signs that could be exacerbated if you ignore them: Vehicle is pulling to one side (alignment or steering system issue) A particularly bouncy or loose ride ... read more

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Winter Maintenance Tips for Hybrid Vehicle, EV and PHEV Owners

Winter is right around the corner, and with it, frigid temperatures and precipitation that make the trek to work treacherous. Cold temperatures are hard on cars and especially so on cars that have a hybrid battery. Here are some winter maintenance tips for to keep your hybrid vehicle performing in t ... read more