Improve Tire Safety for the Road Ahead

February 27th, 2015

tires in baton rouge and lafayette laMultiple different inspections and auto repairs go into keeping a vehicle safe and road ready. Scheduling regular oil changes, checking belts and ensuring filters are clear is only the beginning of the long list vehicle owner tackle multiple times a year with their vehicle. Amidst all these auto repairs it can be easy to forget one of the most important safety feature of any vehicle- the tires. Using these helpful hints and the expert service on any technician of Chabill's Tire & Auto Service in the Lafayette and Baton Rouge, LA area vehicle owners can easily keep their vehicle road ready for whatever life brings.

Providing the best tires and auto repair in Lafayette and Baton Rouge, LA since 1968, Chabill's Tire & Auto Service knows the best way to maintain a vehicle at top performance is preventative maintenance. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Association 1 in 4 vehicle owners does not have the correct tire pressure in their vehicle, while over 200 traffic casualties per year are cause by improperly maintained tires. Scheduling routine checkups and staying current with tire maintenance will save both time and money in the future. To ensure the best performance and reliability for any vehicle’s tires begin with the tire pressure.

At a minimum check tire pressure monthly as tires lose roughly 1 psi (pounds per square inch) per month and can dramatically decrease both the control and power of a vehicle. Inspect externally for cracks or trauma and never drive without the valve cap securely fixed on the tire valve. Always be aware of the condition of your tires and remember to consult Chabill's Tire & Auto Service in Lafayette and Baton Rouge, LA when the life of your tires has come to an end. Schedule an appointment today and see the difference over 45 years of quality tire and auto repair service can provide any vehicle owner in the Lafayette and Baton Rouge, LA area.  

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