Rebate paid in the form of a Goodyear Prepaid Mastercard®. Void where taxed, restricted or prohibited by law. Choosing the right-sized tire for your car is as simple as checking the tires already installed. Offer valid only for U. Everybody knows to replace tires when the tread gets down to the wear bar, but what about when they get too old? It indicates the location of the raised wear bars in between the tire tread channels. Also please let us know which tire features are important to you. To differentiate from the earlier 90-ratio tires, the decimal point is usually omitted from the width - for example 685-15 for a tire 6.
How to read inch sizes:35X12. The tire surface that touches the road usually has smaller width. Offer limited to select Goodyear products. In practice a higher load rating tire was also a wider tire. For example, this aspect ratio of 50 means that the tire's section height is 50% of the tire's section width. Limit one 1 rebate form per tire purchase, per envelope. This ratio is not indicated when section width is expressed in inches eg.
The Goodyear Credit Card is issued by Citibank, N. See store for complete details. This promotion is subject to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. The ninth and tenth characters tell the week the tire was manufactured. This is a tire's maximum safe air pressure, given in pounds per square inch. Finally, the last cluster ranges usually between 15 and 30, and expresses the diameter of the rim, in inches.
Nowadays, they are also becoming important for bikers and drivers, as the knowledge about determining tire age is needed. These scores denote a tire's wet-stopping ability and temperature resistance. Tires made especially for being used with tubes might not work too well with tubeless rims, whereas the opposite is possible. Registration, activation, acceptance, or use of this card constitutes acceptance of the terms and conditions stated in the Prepaid Card Agreement. The first number in a high flotation tire size is the overall diameter of the tire. Conversely, vehicle tire diameters are always larger than 200 mm. Redeem at participating Goodyear Auto Service locations only.
Finding your tire size is simple. While such speeds may seem wildly impractical, tires with higher speed ratings tend to provide better handling at legal speed limits. These aspect ratios often vary from today's tire manufacturer specification. Some promotional offers and sale prices cannot be combined with coupons. Choose tires that have a speed rating at least as high as the one specified on your vehicle's placard.
The two-digit number after the slash mark in a tire size is the aspect ratio. Rebates are on a set of four tires. Now your neighbors will look at you funny when they catch you staring at your tires. Not valid if tire is dismounted. Cannot be combined with other Goodyear service offers or discounts. The technician mounting the tire should make sure to line up the valve with this mark, and should be looking for it on the wall or even inside the tire.
Now, that you know the secrets of the motorcycle tire codes, and can spread the knowledge with your buddies. Speed rating, or speed index, is especially important for riders who use to travel at higher speeds, on the highway or on the race track. This code, which is required by the U. Purchases made on the Goodyear Credit Card are subject to credit approval. The aging process depends on the environment and usage conditions, type of rubber, purpose of the tire, etc. Radial is the standard construction method for almost all tires. Once you are at your vehicle, write down the following highlighted numbers located on your sidewall in the order shown below.
Not valid on previous purchases. As a precaution, the Department of Transportation recommends changing even new-looking tires once they hit 10 years old, and many manufacturers recommend swapping them out at six years old. Not offered at Just Tires locations. If you lose your sales receipt, you could actually limit your warranty coverage. Tire size was again specified by width in inches and diameter in inches.