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Melksham Tyre Supplies
FAQs2024-05-21T10:14:16+00:00

Melksham Tyre Supplies

Our Most Frequently Asked Questions.

Instore tyre Fitting

How do you check your tyres are safe?2023-12-20T15:28:17+00:00

To check if your tyres are safe, use a 20p coin. If the inner rim is hidden, your tyre is likely safe with at least 3mm of tread. If you can see the outer rim, it might be less than 3mm and unsafe. You can also speak to one of our technicians for a safety check.

How long does 2mm tread last?2023-12-20T15:28:40+00:00

The longevity of 2mm of tread on your tyres can vary depending on various factors, with usage being a key consideration. In general, with only 2mm of tread depth remaining, you can expect to drive for approximately 1,000 miles before the tyres reach a point where they need to be replaced.

What is the lifespan of a new tyre?2023-12-20T15:29:06+00:00

The lifespan of a new tyre can vary significantly, influenced by both the type of tyre and how it’s used. Different tyres have different tread patterns and rubber compounds, which affect their durability. Factors like driving habits, road conditions, and maintenance practices also play a role in determining how long a tyre will last.

How much does it cost to fit tyres UK?2023-12-20T15:27:10+00:00

The cost can vary depending on where you go. Contact us or book your tyre fitting online today for pricing details.

Can someone come out to change a tyre?2023-12-20T15:27:21+00:00

Absolutely, you can always give us a call to learn more about our mobile tyre-fitting services and our availability.

Are mobile tyre fitters expensive?2023-12-20T15:27:42+00:00

No, generally, they are no more expensive than local garages. Mobile tyre fitters often offer competitive pricing and the added convenience of coming to your location, saving you time and effort.

Mobile Tyre Fitting

How do you check your tyres are safe?2023-12-20T15:28:17+00:00

To check if your tyres are safe, use a 20p coin. If the inner rim is hidden, your tyre is likely safe with at least 3mm of tread. If you can see the outer rim, it might be less than 3mm and unsafe. You can also speak to one of our technicians for a safety check.

How long does 2mm tread last?2023-12-20T15:28:40+00:00

The longevity of 2mm of tread on your tyres can vary depending on various factors, with usage being a key consideration. In general, with only 2mm of tread depth remaining, you can expect to drive for approximately 1,000 miles before the tyres reach a point where they need to be replaced.

What is the lifespan of a new tyre?2023-12-20T15:29:06+00:00

The lifespan of a new tyre can vary significantly, influenced by both the type of tyre and how it’s used. Different tyres have different tread patterns and rubber compounds, which affect their durability. Factors like driving habits, road conditions, and maintenance practices also play a role in determining how long a tyre will last.

How much does it cost to fit tyres UK?2023-12-20T15:27:10+00:00

The cost can vary depending on where you go. Contact us or book your tyre fitting online today for pricing details.

Can someone come out to change a tyre?2023-12-20T15:27:21+00:00

Absolutely, you can always give us a call to learn more about our mobile tyre-fitting services and our availability.

Is mobile tyre fitting safe?2023-11-28T21:25:23+00:00

Yes, it is. All our technicians are experts with extensive experience in the removal and fitting of tyres, ensuring a safe and reliable service for your vehicle.

Can you fit tyres at home?2023-12-20T15:27:33+00:00

Yes, we can fit your tyres anywhere you find convenient, be it at home, work, or elsewhere. Our mobile service provides the flexibility and convenience of tire fitting at a location that suits you.

 

 

Are mobile tyre fitters expensive?2023-12-20T15:27:42+00:00

No, generally, they are no more expensive than local garages. Mobile tyre fitters often offer competitive pricing and the added convenience of coming to your location, saving you time and effort.

Emergency Tyre Fitting

How do you check your tyres are safe?2023-12-20T15:28:17+00:00

To check if your tyres are safe, use a 20p coin. If the inner rim is hidden, your tyre is likely safe with at least 3mm of tread. If you can see the outer rim, it might be less than 3mm and unsafe. You can also speak to one of our technicians for a safety check.

How long does 2mm tread last?2023-12-20T15:28:40+00:00

The longevity of 2mm of tread on your tyres can vary depending on various factors, with usage being a key consideration. In general, with only 2mm of tread depth remaining, you can expect to drive for approximately 1,000 miles before the tyres reach a point where they need to be replaced.

What is the lifespan of a new tyre?2023-12-20T15:29:06+00:00

The lifespan of a new tyre can vary significantly, influenced by both the type of tyre and how it’s used. Different tyres have different tread patterns and rubber compounds, which affect their durability. Factors like driving habits, road conditions, and maintenance practices also play a role in determining how long a tyre will last.

How much does it cost to fit tyres UK?2023-12-20T15:27:10+00:00

The cost can vary depending on where you go. Contact us or book your tyre fitting online today for pricing details.

Can someone come out to change a tyre?2023-12-20T15:27:21+00:00

Absolutely, you can always give us a call to learn more about our mobile tyre-fitting services and our availability.

Can you fit tyres at home?2023-12-20T15:27:33+00:00

Yes, we can fit your tyres anywhere you find convenient, be it at home, work, or elsewhere. Our mobile service provides the flexibility and convenience of tire fitting at a location that suits you.

 

 

Are mobile tyre fitters expensive?2023-12-20T15:27:42+00:00

No, generally, they are no more expensive than local garages. Mobile tyre fitters often offer competitive pricing and the added convenience of coming to your location, saving you time and effort.

Same Day Tyre Fitting

How do you check your tyres are safe?2023-12-20T15:28:17+00:00

To check if your tyres are safe, use a 20p coin. If the inner rim is hidden, your tyre is likely safe with at least 3mm of tread. If you can see the outer rim, it might be less than 3mm and unsafe. You can also speak to one of our technicians for a safety check.

How long does 2mm tread last?2023-12-20T15:28:40+00:00

The longevity of 2mm of tread on your tyres can vary depending on various factors, with usage being a key consideration. In general, with only 2mm of tread depth remaining, you can expect to drive for approximately 1,000 miles before the tyres reach a point where they need to be replaced.

What is the lifespan of a new tyre?2023-12-20T15:29:06+00:00

The lifespan of a new tyre can vary significantly, influenced by both the type of tyre and how it’s used. Different tyres have different tread patterns and rubber compounds, which affect their durability. Factors like driving habits, road conditions, and maintenance practices also play a role in determining how long a tyre will last.

How much does it cost to fit tyres UK?2023-12-20T15:27:10+00:00

The cost can vary depending on where you go. Contact us or book your tyre fitting online today for pricing details.

Can someone come out to change a tyre?2023-12-20T15:27:21+00:00

Absolutely, you can always give us a call to learn more about our mobile tyre-fitting services and our availability.

Are mobile tyre fitters expensive?2023-12-20T15:27:42+00:00

No, generally, they are no more expensive than local garages. Mobile tyre fitters often offer competitive pricing and the added convenience of coming to your location, saving you time and effort.

Wheel Balancing

What happens if you don’t balance your wheels?2023-12-20T15:45:30+00:00

If you don’t balance your wheels, you may experience uneven tyre wear, leading to a shorter tyre lifespan and potentially affecting your vehicle’s handling and safety.

How do I know if my wheels need balancing?2023-12-20T15:45:02+00:00

Some signs that your wheels need re-balancing include uneven tyre wear or vibrations in the steering wheel, especially at higher speeds.

Wheel alignment

Is wheel alignment really necessary?2023-12-20T15:24:43+00:00

Yes, wheel alignment is important as it ensures even tyre wear and better handling.

How do you know if your wheels need alignment?2023-12-20T15:24:22+00:00

A telltale sign you may need a wheel alignment if your tyres wear unevenly or your car pulls to one side while driving.

TPMS Check

What is a TPMS check?2023-12-20T15:20:07+00:00

A TPMS check, or Tyre Pressure Monitoring System check, is a service where our technicians verify that your vehicle’s TPMS system is functioning correctly. The TPMS is a safety feature in modern cars that monitors the air pressure in your tyres.

Tyre Rotation

When should tyres be rotated?2023-12-20T15:19:25+00:00

The ideal timing for tyre rotation is a topic discussed extensively online, but as a general guideline, we recommend scheduling a tyre rotation every 5,000 to 7,000 miles or approximately every six months, whichever comes first.

Is rotating tyres a good idea?2023-12-20T15:19:04+00:00

Rotating your tyres is generally a good idea as it helps ensure even wear across all four tyres. Uneven tyre wear can lead to reduced traction, handling issues, and the need for premature tyre replacement.

Tyre Safety Checks

How do you check your tyres are safe?2023-12-20T15:28:17+00:00

To check if your tyres are safe, use a 20p coin. If the inner rim is hidden, your tyre is likely safe with at least 3mm of tread. If you can see the outer rim, it might be less than 3mm and unsafe. You can also speak to one of our technicians for a safety check.

How long does 2mm tread last?2023-12-20T15:28:40+00:00

The longevity of 2mm of tread on your tyres can vary depending on various factors, with usage being a key consideration. In general, with only 2mm of tread depth remaining, you can expect to drive for approximately 1,000 miles before the tyres reach a point where they need to be replaced.

Can someone come out to change a tyre?2023-12-20T15:27:21+00:00

Absolutely, you can always give us a call to learn more about our mobile tyre-fitting services and our availability.

Puncture Repairs

How do you check your tyres are safe?2023-12-20T15:28:17+00:00

To check if your tyres are safe, use a 20p coin. If the inner rim is hidden, your tyre is likely safe with at least 3mm of tread. If you can see the outer rim, it might be less than 3mm and unsafe. You can also speak to one of our technicians for a safety check.

Is it worth repairing a tyre puncture?2023-12-20T15:18:48+00:00

Whether it’s worth repairing a puncture depends largely on the size and location of the puncture in your tyre. Before proceeding with a repair, it’s advisable to have your tyres thoroughly checked by a professional technician.

How much should a puncture repair cost?2023-12-20T15:18:28+00:00

The cost of a puncture repair can vary, so it’s advisable to contact us for accurate pricing details. Several factors can influence the cost, such as the type of tyre, the severity and location of the puncture, and any additional services or materials required for the repair.

What is the lifespan of a new tyre?2023-12-20T15:29:06+00:00

The lifespan of a new tyre can vary significantly, influenced by both the type of tyre and how it’s used. Different tyres have different tread patterns and rubber compounds, which affect their durability. Factors like driving habits, road conditions, and maintenance practices also play a role in determining how long a tyre will last.

Can someone come out to change a tyre?2023-12-20T15:27:21+00:00

Absolutely, you can always give us a call to learn more about our mobile tyre-fitting services and our availability.

Battery Checks

What is a battery check?2023-12-20T15:21:30+00:00

A battery check is a routine diagnostic procedure to determine whether your vehicle’s battery functions optimally.

How can I check if my battery is good?2023-12-20T15:21:16+00:00

For a safe and quick assessment, you can speak to a technician who can help you understand the battery’s health.

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