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When including the spare tire is not recommended in a tire rotation

There are notable benefits to rotating tires with a full-size spare, but there are some drawbacks to consider, too.

Why You Should Consider Including the Spare Tire in a Tire Rotation

There are a few benefits to consider when deciding whether to include the spare tire, but it isn’t cut and dry.

Video: Why Don’t Some Cars Come With Spare Tires?

Tire Review’s Maddie Winer breaks down the benefits of ditching the spare tire, from the Tire Review Continental Tire Garage Studio at Babcox Media.

TPMS Talk: Spare a Moment for the Spare Tire

Is checking the spare tire in the vehicle a common practice at your shop? If not, learn why it should be part of your TPMS SOP.

AAA Reports Breakdowns at Record High

AAA reported breakdowns were at a record high in 2015, despite vehicle advances. “Vehicles today are advanced more than ever, yet are still vulnerable to breakdowns,” said Cliff Ruud, AAA’s managing director of automotive solutions. “Sleek, low profile tires are highly susceptible to damage, electronic keyless ignitions can zap battery life and despite advanced warning