Save Your Tread
Is your vehicle vibrating at certain speeds, say, between 50 and 70 mph? If so, chances are you have a wheel out of balance. One section of your tire is heavier than the other because it’s endured more exposure to the friction and heat of the road.Check My Wheel Balance
How Does Wheel Balance Help?
Often confused with wheel alignment, a properly balanced wheel is a beautiful, perfectly tuned wheel-tire combination. This is accomplished by placing measured lead weights on the opposite side of the “heavy spot” There is often a noticeable difference in treadware when the tire is not balanced properly.
Come in for prompt, professional service—most people are very satisfied with the difference such a simple and inexpensive procedure makes. Look for these signs, and if you find either one, come see us:
- Cupped, erratic wear pattern on tires.
- Vibration in steering wheel, seat, or floorboard at certain speeds.
At Alexander’s we also offer state of the art Hunter Roadforce Balancing. This an advance wheel balancing procedure that involves taking off the wheels to assure the best wheel balance is achieved. Stop by for more information!