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Helping FORT WORTH Drivers Get the Right Tires

Posted September 1, 2019 9:05 AM

Every FORT WORTH vehicle owner has to purchase tires at some time or another, so it's a good idea to understand what the choices are. The best seasonal performance is achieved by purchasing tires to match the season you are driving in. Summer tires are designed for hot temperatures. The tread is engineered for good traction on dry or rainy TX roads. But the rubber compound in summer tires gets stiff when temperatures drop below 45°F (7°C), and snow and mud can pack into the tread, reducing the traction of the tire.

Winter tires are designed for good traction on snowy surfaces. The tread actually throws snow off of the tire as the wheel turns. The rubber compound in a winter tire is soft so that it will remain flexible at temperatures below 45°F (7°C). At higher temperatures, however, the softer rubber wears down rapidly.

All-season tires sacrifice some of the extreme performance of summer or winter tires, but they maintain adequate traction in either type of FORT WORTH weather.

So your first consideration when buying a tire is where you live in TX, and where you usually drive. If you require maximum summer and winter performance you can go with dedicated summer and winter tires; you would just need to change out your tires each spring and fall.

For serious winter driving in TX, look for tires with a severe snow rating. These tires are labeled with a mountain-and-snowflake logo.

Your second consideration is the quality of tire to purchase. Summer, winter and all-season tires come in a variety of grades and styles at TX tire stores. FORT WORTH drivers will want to purchase a tire that will give them good wear and that will handle their driving style and road conditions. Your Westmoreland Transmissions tire professional can give you auto advice as to which type of tire will best fit your needs.

FORT WORTH vehicle owners who drive off-road around TX may want to look at a high-grade tire that is designed for off-road use. These tires are designed to handle the extra wear of off-roading while still giving good performance on FORT WORTH streets and roads. There are a number of options to choose from so that you can find the right tire whether you are only an occasional off-road explorer or a serious rock climber.

New wheels can be purchased in FORT WORTH as a statement of style or to add personality to your vehicle. There are almost unlimited options. If you change the size of the wheels on your vehicle, however, you will need to get some professional help to make your vehicle compatible with its new wheels. Talk to your Westmoreland Transmissions for more information about tires.

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2001 E LOOP 820 S STE 19A
FORT WORTH, TX 76112
817.466.7295
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, 05/13/2020
I came into Bob's shop a bit upset because I was bringing my vehicle for a repair I had done a year ago but at a unrelated shop not associated with Bob, I explained to him the situation and brought my car the following day, after further inspection Bob was able to assure me he could get me right after hearing the noise that my undercarriage was making, after getting an estimate for the repair I saw the opportunity to add a transmission cooler to the list of jobs, Bob suggested we add a shift kit a long with this and let me tell you, Bob knows what you want and you just can't beat the prices so we just had to do it! I honestly do not let just anybody work on my car because it is my pride and joy, but I knew when I walked into Bob's shop that he is a certified professional and he truly delivers the best quality in town, Bob also made me aware that silicone was previously being used to stop a leak which I assume was done by the last shop I had took it in for this repair that kind of trustworthiness goes a very long way, thank you once again and I will definitely be coming back for all my transmission needs!
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