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Tread Quarters Discount Tire in Virginia Beach has received generally negative reviews. The business is criticized for the incompetence and rudeness of the mechanics, failure to be on time and overcharging the customers.... More »

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Tread Quarters Discount Tire offers a variety of auto services including maintenance, repair and tire services. Maintenance services include oil changes, state inspections and air-conditioning system services, while repa... More »

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Tread wear ratings for Hankook tires vary widely depending on the specific model and size of the tire in question. Typical ratings for Hankook tires can range from as low as 140 for high-performance tires to 700 for pass... More »

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Assess the tread depth of your tires by placing a penny with Lincoln's head upside down in the tread of your tire. If Lincoln's head is buried between the tread blocks then the tire still has 2/32 of an inch of tread rem... More »

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Cupped tires are dangerous because the scalloped wear pattern in the tread reduces the surface area of the tire that touches the ground at any given moment. This can result in reduced traction and an uneven ride, especia... More »

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Look for deep tire treads, a tire identification number on the sidewall, smooth sidewalls and lack of bumps in the tread area. Inspect the tires for any signs of damage, including irregular wear patterns, exposed steel c... More »

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The minimum required depth for tire tread is 1/16 of an inch. This becomes noticeable when the built-in tire wear indicator — the letters TWI and an arrow -- shows up in the tire tread. More »

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