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Picking the Right Tires in Brook Park

Video: Shopping for tires in Brook Park can be bewildering because there are many choices. Let's simplify. There are four main classifications of tires, each designed for different purposes.First off, there are summer tires. Those who buy summer tires in Brook Park are looking for maximum summertime pe... Read More

Palker Automotive Tire Safety: Washington vs. Lincoln

Video: Welcome to the Palker Automotive automotive blog. Today, let's talk about the effect of tire wear. Let's focus on stopping in wet Brook Park conditions. In order for a tire to have good contact with the road, it has to move the water out of the way. If it can't move the water, the tire will act... Read More

Helping Brook Park Drivers Get the Right Tires

Video: Every Brook Park vehicle owner has to purchase tires at some time or another, so it's a good idea to understand what the choices are. The best seasonal performance is achieved by purchasing tires to match the season you are driving in. Summer tires are designed for hot temperatures. The tread is... Read More

How Much is Enough for Brook Park Auto Owners? Tire Tread Depth

Video: Most Brook Park drivers know that tires wear out and that the wear has to do with tread depth. Most of us have heard that “bald” tires are dangerous, but most of us picture a tire with no tread at all when we think of a bald tire. And when we take our vehicles in for preventive maintenance, the ... Read More

Upsizing Wheels and Tires With Palker Automotive

Video: Many Brook Park drivers 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 at Brook Park area tire shops to get you the look you want. And for many Brook Park drivers, that look in... Read More

Tire Maintenance in Brook Park

Video: With the recent focus in the Brook Park area on improving fuel economy, we've been told how important it is to maintain our tire pressure.Brook Park drivers know that tires wear out, but we want to make them last as long as possible because they're not cheap to replace. In addition to saving gas... Read More

The Palker Automotive Guide to Tire Specs

Video: You know you need new tires, but you're not sure what type. You look at a tire to get the size: 225, 50, R, 16, 92, H. All the way to the Brook Park service center you keep repeating it over and over. You even say it over in your mind while waiting in line. Then you get to the counter and the ma... Read More

Brook Park Safety Systems: Tire Pressure Monitoring System

Video: Flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances can all be the result of driving around Brook Park on under-inflated tires. Admittedly, it's hard to tell when a radial tire is under-inflated. If your vehicle manufacturer recommends 35 pounds of pressure, your vehicle tires considered signi... Read More

Shake It up in Brook Park!: Why Wheel Balancing

Video: Our vehicles are not massage chairs. While we may enjoy a good vibration in an overstuffed recliner, we generally want as smooth a ride as possible in our vehicles. One way to achieve this is to keep a vehicle's wheels in balance. When a tire is mounted onto a wheel, it is usually out of balance... Read More

Getting New Tires In Brook Park?

Video: There are so many tire choices in the Brook Park, Parma Heights, and Brook Park area, selecting the right one can be a bit overwhelming for drivers. And even though it's kind of fun to have new tires on your vehicle, they're a significant investment for most Brook Park area folks so you want do i... Read More

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