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Replacing Less Than Four Tires

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What happens when you replace less than four tires on a vehicle? Replacing and mixing tires with different performance and speed ratings on a vehicle, can adversely affect handling and safety. It doesn't matter if the vehicle is front wheel, back wheel, all wheel or 4 --wheel drive the same advice applies. If tires with more road grip are mixed with tires with less road grip, then the less grip tires should be placed on the front. It's preferred that all 4 tires be replaced at the same time for continued best vehicle performance. However, if you only purchase 2 tires then they should be installed on the back of the car. Be sure to consult the tire placard specific to your vehicle. The placard will tell you the size of tires and the air pressure PSI. Always check and follow the vehicle recommendations of your car's manufacturer. Small variations in your tire diameters may cause drive-train damage or mechanical malfunction. If you are unable to replace all four tires, here are some

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What happens when you replace less than four tires on a vehicle? Replacing and mixing tires with different performance and speed ratings on a vehicle, can adversely affect handling and safety. It doesn't matter if the vehicle is front wheel, back wheel, all wheel or 4 --wheel drive the same advice applies. If tires with more road grip are mixed with tires with less road grip, then the less grip tires should be placed on the front. It's preferred that all 4 tires be replaced at the same time for continued best vehicle performance. However, if you only purchase 2 tires then they should be installed on the back of the car. Be sure to consult the tire placard specific to your vehicle. The placard will tell you the size of tires and the air pressure PSI. Always check and follow the vehicle recommendations of your car's manufacturer. Small variations in your tire diameters may cause drive-train damage or mechanical malfunction. If you are unable to replace all four tires, here are some