Buying tyres might not be an exciting thing to do when it comes to shopping for your car, but they happen to be one of the most important parts of a car. Buying the right tyre even helps you to save money spent on petrol/diesel in the long run. There are a variety of tyres in the market for different needs of people. You have to be smart enough to choose the right one for your car. So let’s discuss some important things which you should look for while buying new tyres.
The type of tyre you will be purchasing will mostly depend on the place where you live and its climate. Most people go for all-season tyres which may not help you increase your mileage instead performs quite well on the road in all driving conditions. Always do your research on what features you want on your tyres. Tyres are a long-term investment when it comes to cars as they last for about a good 7 years if maintained well. But the lifespan of a tyre also depends on a lot of other factors as well, such as the driver’s driving habits, the climate, and the condition of the road. One has to take all of these factors into account as well. Never buy a tyre that doesn’t match the size of your original tyres. It might affect the suspension and thus, will affect the handling and performance of your car as well. Finally, the most important factor which one has to consider before finally buying tyres- the budget. Always keep a budget in your mind. Set a range, within which you will be buying your tyres. Buying good tyres may be a bit costly but, it will serve you well in the long run.
Make a list of all the features you want in your tyre and the amount you are willing to spend. Try to shorten your options down to two types of tyres as it becomes much easier for you to choose. Be smart while buying your tyres and do not forget to take those warranty papers!