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    Default How often do you check your tyres ?

    How often do you physically check your tyres condition ?
    How often do you check the pressures ?

    Had a look at my front tyres today as i know they're close to being replaced. Pressures are fine but i found a big screw and a deep cut in one. Both look as though they've been in there for some time.
    Scares me to think what could've happened while driving the car enthusiastically.

    These simple checks could save a life.


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    Ever week after ive washed the car plus oil

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    Once a week...or every time a fill petrol.

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    Tyres get a visual check every mornings (stems from army training when "first parading" the trucks every morning), but onlt get the pressures checked every couple of weeks unless they look low

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    once a week here too........and i alway's keep a depth gauge in the car
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    pressure and a visual inspection once a week well at least i try to

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    Quote Originally Posted by FIL 4822 View Post
    How often do you physically check your tyres condition ?
    How often do you check the pressures ?

    These simple checks could save a life.

    A proper check weekly; a quick visual check daily.

    Tyres are what's keeping your car on the road

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    Quote Originally Posted by Waterboy View Post
    Tyres get a visual check every morning
    so you look at your tyres everyday lol

    i check mine once a week

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    Not very often,but will now......

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    i always look around the car b4 driving off.....had a case a few years ago when i jumped in and ferk didn,t go anywhere ..got out and cked to find some barstewards had knicked both passenger side wheels .........and a visual ck on low profiles isn,t that good either..need to be cked with a pressure gauge

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