Do you feel that your expensive car is not living up to its expectations? You must be thinking that even after a proper suspension and engine check, why is my car not able to satisfy me? Some of the common reasons for dissatisfaction with your car are:
- Clumsy steering not able to turn properly
- Insufficient power while acceleratin
- Car sticking too close to the ground.
Well, these are some instances when a driver’s annoyance is at its peak level. But problems do not knock your door without a key to its solution. As the famous saying goes:
“The best solutions are often simple, yet unexpected.”– Julian Casablancas.
First of all, let’s identify the root of all your car performance issues. If your car isn’t able to run properly even after a thorough component check, then you can surely blame your tyres.
Let us understand one by one, how you can ensure a proper tyre pressure and keep these beasts running properly.
Ensuring adequate tyre pressure
You must have heard fairy tales in your childhood. The stories used to describe a beautiful fairy coming to help people with some issues. Well, consider your tyre manufacturer no less than a fairy. He has already helped you with the first step. Allow us to tell you how.
- If you own a brand new car, just look for a sticker, inside the driver’s door.
- In case you do not find any sticker then look for the required pressure rating in the owner’s manual.
How much pressure do my tyres require?
Most tyre manufacturers recommend a tyre pressure of 32 to 35psi when they are cold. Let us understand why you should check the tyre’s pressure in lower temperatures.
- Always check your car’s tyre pressure after a fortnight, because it allows them to rest and release extra temperature incurred while driving.
- A major reason for increased tyre temperature during daytime is the friction between them and the road.
Still, many people do not abide by these basic guidelines and unintentionally risk the safety of their loved ones.
Consequences of an over-inflated tyre.
What happens if you keep on eating, even after a full course meal? A time comes when you cannot take any more. The same goes for tyres. Never fill up your tyres Bulwell with the more pressure than indicated on them. This is because it is the maximum pressure it can hold.
- Over-inflation of tyres leads to a bouncy ride and improper handling.
- Inadequate tyre pressure also causes premature wear and tear.
Tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
Tyre pressuring monitoring system is no less than Harry Potter’s wand. It’s like a miracle in the tyre manufacturing industry. The job of TPMS is to warn its owner about any under-inflated tyres Arnold. Usually, you will find a yellow light on your dashboard to indicate insufficiently filled tyre.
If you have any further queries about tyre pressures and monitoring systems, visit us at Hucknall lane service centre. We provide excellent services for your car at attractive prices.