Roadside Tire Change Near Menifee

Advice for Tire Repair when a Roadside Tire Change is Needed

Roadside Tire Change

West Tows Tips for Roadside Tire Change

West Tow of Menifee Suggests that you maintain and inspect your car properly

West Tow believes roadside safety starts with you & your vehicle. Inspect your vehicle and ensure that it is safe. From the tires and brakes to lights and windshield. Tires should be inflated properly, with the right tire tread depth, (you will get better traction on wet roads with correct inflation). Tip: Consider a tread depth with a quarter inverted into the tire groove.

Windshield wipers that leave streaks should be replaced. Wipers should leave the glass clean with every wipe.  Taillights, headlights, signals and brake lights should function adequately so that other drivers will see and notice you in stormy or foggy weather.

Slow down and keep a long range of distance from the car in front of you.

Hydroplaning is a rampant problem during wet weather. To avoid it, consider slowing down your car when necessary (wet roads, foggy conditions, heavy traffic). Remember, that your car tires will be displacing a gallon of water, for every second on a 1/12 inch of water depth, for the tires to meet the road surface. Lowering your driving speed can drastically reduce the possibility of an accident. A rate of only 35mph can make your new car tires lose contact with the road surface. Abstain from hard braking and sharp U-turns. Driving on the tracks of other vehicles is also dangerous on a road with poor visibility. Keep distance from other cars for ample stopping space.