Garage Studio Archives - Tire Review Magazine
Why you should recommend a ‘tune-up’ to your customers

Because of automated systems, many people overlook the basic maintenance that’s still required to keep vehicles running smoothly.

Hydraulic suspension bushing replacement tips

Hydraulic suspension bushings were developed in response to customer demands for smoother, quieter and better-handling vehicles.

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Understanding the different types of tire customers

Understanding how to interact with different customer types can lead to loyal customers for life.

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Cardinal rules for servicing custom wheel assemblies

Pulling off special wheel and tire packages requires serious expertise from your team.

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What can you tell about an engine from a dirty spark plug?

Spark plug condition can reveal valuable clues about short and long-term engine issues if you know what to look for.

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Understanding EV weight to master ride control

EVs are significantly heavier than their internal combustion counterparts, often 1,000 to 3,000 pounds more due to battery packs.

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Prepare your tire shop for the future

You have an opportunity to capture extra profits and future-proof your business.

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How TPMS sensors broadcast vital information

Understanding the signal patterns, frequencies and wake-up behaviors involved is key for effective diagnosis and repair.

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LT tire segment trends and growth expectations

There are some key trends dealers need to be aware of across the different LT tire categories when selling to customers.

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Recommending summer tires based on customer demand

Let’s talk about why clear communication with customers is key with this segment.

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How vehicle alignment affects ADAS features

It’s not just about keeping the vehicle traveling straight anymore – proper alignment is critical for ADAS features to function correctly.

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How to know whether to resurface or replace brake rotors

The rise of front-wheel-drive vehicles in the mid-1970s led to the emergence of hubless or “hat” style rotors.

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