November 2020 Archives - Tire Review Magazine
Routine Tire Inspections Yield Profit Down the Line

By checking a customer’s alignment and tread depth, dealers can educate customers on their tire health and also offer data-backed repair services to ensure that their car is running as smoothly and safely as possible.

Nitrogen Inflation: Not Just a Bunch of Hot Air

Keeping tires at their proper inflation level longer with nitrogen fill is relatively cheap insurance, especially for customers who aren’t religious about preventive maintenance.

Nissan TPMS Service: Sensors and the Relearn Process

Never assume that the failure of a sensor to register means that the sensor has failed. Sensors are sensitive to how they are installed on the wheel.

Work ‘On’ Your Business, Making Culture a Priority

Now is a good time to reflect on your business and perform an audit, especially in the areas of company culture and employee retention—two important barometers that impact productivity and profitability.

Top 3 TPMS Installations that Cost Time and Money

Programmable sensors and auto location are two examples of features that offer many benefits but may require extra steps during service.

The Science Behind Ride & Handling

Ride and handling are the first impressions someone will have when they purchase a vehicle. We review a tire’s effects on ride and handling and discuss vehicle manufacturer requirements related to the two.

Dealer Focus: Aaron Telle, Telle Tire & Auto Centers

Aaron Telle has been instrumental in expanding the family business from one to 16 stores.

ABS/ESC False Activation Diagnostics

False activation incidents involve the ABS modulator taking over braking or intervening to restore vehicle stability.

Are You a Leader if No One Follows You?

In businesses, where the quality of customer experiences and satisfaction are critical, mindful leadership has an opportunity to flourish and produce results.

Is Your Business Growing?

Even if you’re not adding locations, your business should still be growing—changing with the times and continually adding value.

The Power of Playbooks

A playbook not only represents you, your business and its policies in detail, but it also shows your history, philosophy and objectives.

Recognizing Employee Milestones & Accomplishments

In the day-to-day grind of running a business, shop owners are often just too busy to stop and say “thanks” or “congratulations.”