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CA Balance: Wheel Balancing and Tire Rotation

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Aug 3rd, 2012 10:43am

Everyone in the Los Angeles area wants our tires to last as long as possible. Two ways to maximize tire life are wheel balancing and tire rotation. When wheels are out of balance, they wobble a bit. That makes the tires wear in a cupping pattern. And they vibrate. To fix this, your service technician at AskPatty.com, Inc puts weights on your wheels to balance them out. If a front wheel is out of balance you’ll feel ...


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Wheel Balancing

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jun 7th, 2012 11:21am

So you love our job, and your family life is great: You have achieved balance. But can you the same for your wheels? You can tell if your tires are out of balance by vibrations at higher speeds. If one of the front tires is out, you feel the vibration in the steering wheel. If it's a back tire, you'll feel the vibration in your seat. Tires and wheels are pretty heavy. When a tire is mounted on a wheel, it is usually ...


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Tire Replacement: What san fransisco Drivers Need to Know

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 30th, 2012 10:18am

    />   Looking at getting some new tires? The choices at san fransisco tire stores can be a little overwhelming. Suppose you have an SUV and are trying to decide between all season tires or some that are also rated for off-highway. Do you get off the payment on the outskirts of san fransisco more than most? If so, some additional off-road traction would be nice. Maybe the real reason for wanting ...


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AskPatty.com, Inc Tire Safety: Washington vs. Lincoln

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Feb 15th, 2012 1:38pm

    />   Welcome to the AskPatty.com, Inc blog. Today, let’s talk about the effect of tire tread depth on braking. When talking about stopping power, most of us san diego drivers tend to focus on our brakes. But our tires are where the rubber meets the road. So having good brakes isn’t enough. Safe san diego drivers need to have tires with enough traction to translate braking power into ...


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Wheel Bearings

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jan 17th, 2012 10:46am

Let me start by saying that your wheel bearings keep the wheels on your vehicle. Did that get your attention? In this article we’ll discuss more about wheel bearings and how you can keep them doing their very important job while you drive around los angeles CA. Come see us at: P.O. Box 6601 Thousand Oaks, CA 91359 Wheel bearings are pretty simple parts. They’re made of high quality steel and are engineered to ...


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Los Angeles Safety Systems: Tire Pressure Monitoring System

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Nov 16th, 2011 1:04pm

    />   Flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances can all be the result of Los Angeles folks driving around on under-inflated tires. Now, it’s hard to tell when a radial tire is under-inflated. If your manufacturer recommends 35 pounds of pressure, your car tire’s considered significantly under inflated at 26 pounds. The tire may not look low until it gets below 20 pounds. New ...


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Buying the Right Tires and Wheels In Thousand Oaks CA

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Sep 7th, 2011 11:45am

    />   Everyone in Thousand Oaks CA eventually replaces their tires, whether it's because they're worn out or they're just looking for something different. There are so many great tire choices in Thousand Oaks CA, it can be difficult to sort them out. Let's group the broad spectrum into several categories that will help in the selection process. One category is often referred to as "summer tires". ...


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Ladies first at Bulldog Tire under AskPatty.com program - Walton Tribune

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Aug 24th, 2011 1:59pm

Long gone are the days when an auto repair shop was a smoke-filled den where men shot the breeze and took turns aiming at the spittoon. ... Read More!


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Fuel Saving Tip: Tire Pressure Saves Fuel In los angeles

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Aug 24th, 2011 1:41pm

    />   Under-inflated tires waste gas for lots of folks in the los angeles area. Think how hard it is to walk in sand – you just have to work harder because of the resistance. When your tires don't have enough air in them, their rolling resistance is dramatically increased and it simply takes more gas to get from Thousand Oaks to los angeles. Always check your tire pressure when you gas up at ...


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Upsizing Wheels and Tires With AskPatty.com, Inc

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jul 28th, 2011 10:22am

At AutoNetTV we love doughnuts. So let's pretend you have three doughnuts right in front of your for our discussion of upsizing wheels and tires. Hey, don't eat them now - your going to need them later. Many people want to accessorize their car - you know, make it theirs. One of the easiest ways to get a custom look is to get some new wheels. There are thousands of wheel designs out there to get you the look you want. And ...


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