TYRES & MAGS SPECIALISTS IN TAUPO

Tyres & Mags Specialists in Taupo

51 Raywood Cresent, Ashwood Park, Taupo

(07) 376 5248

Tyres Tips

 

How to tell your tyre size
Tyre sizes are made up of a number of different numbers and letters these are basically tyre width, tyre profile, diameter / rim size, load rating and speed rating.

For example tyre size: 205/55 R 16 91 V is made up of the following information:
Tyre Width: The tyre width in the picture is the 205 marking on the tyre. The tyre width is measured in millimetres.
Profile: The height profile of the tyres is the height of the sidewall expressed as a percentage of the width. It is known as the aspect ratio, and in this case it is 55.
Rim diameter: This is the size of the rim diameter and is measured in inches in this case it is 16 inch.
Load rating: The load index is a numerical code associated with the maximum load a tyre can carry in this instance 91 – We can help you with what is appropriate for your usage.
Speed rating:-The tyre speed rating (i.e.V) is the maximum speed for which the tyre is rated. We can help you with what is appropriate for your usage.

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No Surprises on Pricing

Our tyre prices are that, the price you pay, we don’t add on disposal charges or anything else, everything is all inclusive fitted on your vehicle – No Surprises.

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Free Tyre Check

Drive on in, we’ll check your tyres and even check and set the tyre pressure for you – all free of charge – that’s our service.

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Tyres and Mags Specialist in Taupo