William's Wheel Blog

Ever since early humankind invented the wheel, people have been having to repair them. Until last year, I didn't know much about wheels. All that changed when I had to buy new wheels for my car. I took it to a tyre specialist who recommended the best type of tyre for my vehicle. However, while looking at my tyres, the mechanic also noticed that my wheels were misaligned. He realigned the wheels and fitted new tyres. He also took the time to explain the steps I could take to care for the tyres and wheels on my car. I hope you enjoy the blog.

What Happens If Your Tyre’s Inner Tube Is Damaged?

12 May 2022
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Potholes are far too common on the average Australian road, and the authorities often struggle to keep up with the right level of maintenance. Yet these holes are more than simply a distraction or an annoyance, as in certain circumstances, they can actually cause damage to your vehicle's tyres. What can happen, and what can you do to avoid such an issue? Normal Operation The tyres fitted to your vehicle are very well engineered and designed to last a long time with only gradual deterioration. Read More …

What You Should Know About Having Your Tyres Aligned

23 July 2021
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As a vehicle owner, it's very important for you to pay close attention to your tyres. Not only should you make sure that they have decent tread and that they are properly inflated, but you should also pay attention to things like tyre alignment. If you don't know much about tyre alignment, these are some of the basic things that you will probably want to know. There Are Signs You Can Watch For Read More …

Top Features of Noise-Cancellation Tyres

18 November 2020
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Electric cars are some of the quietest vehicles in the market. Unfortunately, most people that own electric vehicles fit them with cheap tyres, which is akin to a professional athlete slipping their feet in a $20 pair of trainers and expecting to perform well. Electric cars are appealing for different reasons, but driving them on cheap tyres negates their desirable attributes. However, their quiet engines make road noise noticeable, which is easily amplified by cheap tyres. Read More …

Choosing the Right Car Tyres

26 November 2019
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Tyres are among the most critical components of a vehicle. Using the wrong car tyres puts you at risk when you drive. Car tyres affect cars' momentum, steering and feel when driving.  With so many tyre brands on the market, the tyres your car currently has might not be best. A tyre should provide you with a smooth, quiet and comfortable ride. Even though this is the ultimate goal, choosing the right tyre is not easy. Read More …

What does a Tyre Safety Inspection Involve?

12 February 2018
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A critical part of safe driving is having the right type of tyres and making sure they are in good condition. Tyres contribute significantly to how safely you can manoeuvre your vehicle in different road conditions. They determine how quickly you can stop, how much traction you have on wet roads, and how well you can make sharp/sudden turns when you need to avoid a collision. Therefore, your tyres need to be regularly inspected to ensure they have the right pressure, treading, and alignment. Read More …