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Signs of tyre wear and damage

Signs of tyre wear and damage Cracks caused by ageing Buckled rim and damaged sidewall Shoulder wear Centre wear Feathering of tread Sidewall scuffing

Check the tread for abnormal wear patterns, cuts or embedded nails or stones. Check the sidewalls for cuts, cracks, abrasions or bulges.

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    Checking for wheel and tyre damage

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