Like a lot of our Duluth customers, you’ve heard about rotating tires, and it’s more than likely that you’ve had it done on your own car numerous times now. But do you know why it’s important? Why rotate tires at all? What does rotating your tires do, even? At Rick Hendrick Chevrolet Duluth, we want you to be safe when travelling on Lawrenceville area roads, and our tire experts can take care of tire rotation for you. So, let’s talk about not only why it’s important, but how often to rotate the tires on your car.
Why Rotate Tires? Learn the Importance of the Task
Tires that are not rotated at appropriate intervals will wear unevenly, which can cause several problems. So, what does rotating your tires do? Tire rotation ensures that all of the tires on your vehicle wear evenly. And with the money you can save by taking advantage of our service specials, you don’t really have a reason not to rotate your tires regularly. Here are just a few reasons why rotating tires is so important:
Regularly rotated tires last longer
Unevenly worn tires can be dangerous on slippery roads or in an emergency
Unevenly worn tires on an AWD vehicle can cause undue strain on the drivetrain
Neglecting to rotate your tires could void your warranty
How to Rotate Tires
So, what does rotating your tires do? It saves your tires and your drivetrain. Here’s how to rotate tires, in case you’re considering doing it yourself at home in Johns Creek:
4WD, FWD, and RWD Vehicles
How often to rotate tires: every 6,000 to 8,000 miles
Rotate the front driver side tire with the rear passenger side tire
Rotate the front passenger side tire with the rear driver side tire.
Dually pickup trucks (with four rear wheels)
How often to rotate tires: every 6,000 to 8,000 miles or every six months
Rear inside tire on the passenger side: transfer to front passenger side
Rear outside tire on the passenger side: transfer to the inside
Rear inside tire on the driver side: transfer to front driver side
Rear outside tire on the driver side: transfer to the inside
Front driver side tire: transfer to rear driver side outside
Front passenger side tire: transfer to rear passenger side outside
All-Wheel Drive Vehicles (popular with Suwanee drivers)
How often to rotate tires: every 5,000 to 7,500 miles
Don’t do this yourself! Leave rotating tires on an AWD vehicle to professionals only
Schedule Your Next Tire Rotation with Rick Hendrick Chevrolet Duluth
Now that you know why to rotate tires, bring your car into Rick Hendrick Chevrolet Duluth so that our tire experts can take care of this essential service for you. For your convenience, you can even schedule service online. We’re just a short drive away from Johns Creek, so drop by or contact us today to keep your vehicle and its tires in tip-top shape! Have additional service questions, like how to check car oil? Check out our service tips to learn more!
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