Rubber tires and the wheel hubs they cling to have been as important to human transportation and commerce since the invention of the wheel itself. The only problem is that tires and wheels tend to be heavy, bulky and not easy to move. You know this already from working in a plant that produces these products. Unless you are Mr. Universe, you cannot pick up and move more than one or two tires at a time.
When it comes to automobiles, most incidents that require repair are completely preventable with a little bit of maintenance. For instance, 10 percent of calls for roadside emergency with automobiles are due to flat tires, which are typically avoidable with tire maintenance. Other common issues for vehicle break downs include overheated engines and filed transmissions. If you want to figure out how to avoid some of these preventable vehicle woes, consider the following tips for car maintenance.