Tips for checking truck tire pressure

By Staff Writer / a couple of months ago

There are some interesting tips for checking truck tire pressure. Every person that deals with tires is always talking about how important it is to pay attention to things like tire pressure to improve your car and get the most out if it. Tires should be one of the top priorities for drivers.

Key Takeaways:

  • Visibly inspecting tires and checking tire pressures are recommended on a regular basis.
  • Never adjust tire pressure based checking a hot tire just coming off the highway.
  • Regardless of manufacturer, a stick tire pressure gauge is only accurate to plus or minus (+/-) 3 PSI brand new out of the box.

“Recommended tire pressure is based on the worst-case load the tire will see under real world conditions. Once you know that load, a load/inflation table will advise what is the recommended cold tire inflation pressure.”

http://www.fleetequipmentmag.com/tips-checking-heavy-duty-truck-tire-pressure/

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