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Tyre Advise

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TYRES
Here at The Tyre Shop we keep a large variety of Brands in stock - from Budget Tyres manufactured in the far East to the most popular Premium tyres around! Our stock is constantly updated to ensure we can cater to our customers needs. Not sure we will have what you require? Then give us...
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Pictures are overworn dangerous tyres, how a tyre is structured & how tread should look All too often we see customers coming in complaining about vibration from the wheels and we are faced with a poor car that has been abused and not maintained. Its very frustrating to see tyres in such a state that...
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Taxi’s all in at once!! Tyres, Alignment & brakes The London Cabbie spend their days serving us – taking us where we need to go so we make sure we can serve them with all their tyre and alignment needs. We cater for all types of taxi, whether it be the Mercedes Vito, TXE or...
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Triumph Stag
We had this old beauty in the other day for tyres!! We are lucky enough to get some real Classic cars coming through our shutters. This Beautiful Triumph Stag came in for some fresh rubber and oh my was it clean, inside & out. No wonder the customer was smiling a lot, wouldn’t you be...
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Apart from the obvious – would you know everything that is wrong with this tyre? So lets list them out! Firstly below legal limit of tread. The legal limit is 1.6mm in the UK. We advise changing tyres from 3mm as per manufacturers advice to maintain grip and efficiency. Secondly, the tyres have been run...
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We often see people buying road legal slicks for on the normal road use and I often wonder do you actually get any benefit from using them on the road? Apart from looking pretty awesome, what are the pro’s and cons? Also on the flip side is there an argument for using normal road tyres...
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