Pure Honda Ferndale

SERVICE AND TIRE CENTER

The proper tires are essential for your vehicle's handling, performance, fuel efficiency, and safety. If you notice tire wear, Pure Honda Service Center offers quality replacements at competitive prices. Our factory-trained and certified technicians will ensure your tires are expertly mounted, balanced, and inflated to fit your vehicle's specifications.

Maintain your vehicle's integrity by getting your replacement tires at Pure Honda Service Center. Schedule your tire service with us today and keep your car performing at its best!

How often is replacement needed?

  • Inspection of tires is recommended at each regular service visit.

Indicators replacement may be needed:

  • Current tread level is at the wear indicators
  • Cuts, tears, bubbles, cracking, or uneven treadwear
  • Age of the tires (DOT number)
  • Pulling or vibration during braking
  • Poor ride quality

Why is it important?

  • Safety
  • Worn tires have an adverse effect on acceleration, braking, and cornering of vehicle
  • New tires drastically improve stopping distance
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Need new tires?

Schedule your appointment with our Service Center today!

Tires, as the sole part of your vehicle touching the road, are crucial for enhancing performance, handling, safety, and fuel economy. Monitoring them for signs of wear is important to know when to replace them. When it's time for new tires, head to Pure Honda's service center, where our specialized technicians are ready to prepare your vehicle for a safe journey on the road.

Honda Tire Maintenance

The integrity of your tires is pivotal for ensuring a safe drive. Tires that aren't inflated correctly can lead to sudden blowouts. Additionally, those with only half their tread left may struggle to maintain grip in wet conditions, potentially causing hydroplaning. Understanding these key indicators can significantly enhance your confidence and safety on the road.

Tire Rotation

While all of your tires face the same road conditions and elements, they don't wear down at the same rate. This uneven wear is often due to the front and rear tires performing distinct functions. Over time, you might find your front tires wearing quicker than your rear tires. Regular tire rotation can help balance this wear. For the specific mileage interval for rotations, refer to your owner's manual, generally suggested between 5,000 and 7,000 miles.

Tire Balancing

Regular tire inspection is crucial for staying safe on the road. Monthly checks are recommended, but more frequent inspections are wise if you encounter cold weather, rough roads, or long commutes. Be alert for these signs:

  • Overinflated Tires: Excessive air pressure leads to central tread wear, with less wear on the edges.
  • Underinflated Tires: Insufficient air pressure causes wear on the outer edges, not the center.
  • Uneven Tread Wear: Also known as cupping, this often results from wheel imbalance.
  • Vibrations or Thumping Sounds: These may indicate tires out of balance or a tire with a separated belt.

Test the Tire Tread

For effective road grip, it's essential that your tires have sufficient tread depth. Regular checks for tread wear are as important as monitoring overall tire condition. A handy tool for this is a tread depth gauge, which you can find at most automotive shops. Alternatively, the penny test is a quick DIY method.

Performing the penny test is simple: insert a penny into your tire’s tread groove with Abraham Lincoln's head facing down. If the Lincoln's head is visible, your tread depth is below 2/32 inches, indicating a need for new tires. Remember to check at various points, including the tire's outer, center, and inner edges.

Tire Replacement at Pure Honda Ferndale

Don't delay replacing your tires until they're visibly worn. Properly maintained tires typically last between 50,000 to 60,000 miles. When it's time for new tires, Pure Honda is here to assist you. Our skilled technicians are committed to fitting your vehicle with the right tires, enhancing your safety on the road.

CONTACT US

Pure Honda Ferndale

21350 Woodward Ave Ferndale, MI 48220

HOURS

Service

Wednesday: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM

Parts

Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Sales

Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM