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Should valves be changed with tyres?

Auto services changed my tyres, but not valves. Is it legal?

Filed under tyres - Asked by Renate Stepina (Virginia ) - Sun, 04 Aug 2019 22:11

How to reset my car's tyre pressure system?

How do you reinitialise when you have changed the tyre pressures?

Filed under tyres - Asked by Claire Hall (Salisbury) - Tue, 30 Apr 2019 11:17

Why is Kia charging me a fee per tyre?


I was looking at the Kia price list and it includes the following: "Also excluded are the new regulations on tyres, which adds €2.80 per tyre." Can you explain what this is about, please?

Thanks, Philip

Filed under tyres - Asked by Philip Donegan (Ballina) - Tue, 02 Oct 2018 10:17

Should my Audi be on run-flat tyres?

What kind of tyres should be on a 2012 Audi A4 Technik? Sshould they be run-flat tyres?

Filed under tyres - Asked by Noel Ryan (Waterford) - Sun, 27 Jan 2013 19:13

I think RWD cars should use winter tyres!

Why are winter tyres not mandatory on rear-wheel-drive cars? I’m on my second Mercedes and know to switch to winter tyres each year. I rarely see other rear-wheel-drive cars doing the same yet such vehicles are uncontrollable in icy conditions - much worse than front-wheel drive. This is a serious safety issue not just for owners but other road users. I can guarantee someone will get killed if action is not taken. I suggest campaigns but also really dealers have an onus to notify buyers. Perhaps you could highlight as well.



Filed under tyres - Asked by Sean Burgess - Thu, 01 Mar 2018 19:35

Should my Peugeot 3008 need new tyres?

I have a Peugeot 3008 with only 20,000 miles on the clock. Should I need four new tyres?

Filed under tyres - Asked by Coreen Bromly (Fairford) - Sun, 03 Feb 2013 20:57

Is there a jack in a Citroen C4 Picasso?

Does a 2010 Citroen C4 Grand Picasso come with a jack?

Thank you.

Filed under tyres - Asked by Paula Briggs (Galway) - Wed, 24 Jul 2013 15:54

Correct tyre pressure for my Ford Fiesta?

What is the correct tyre pressure or a Ford Fiesta 1.4 TDCi manufactured in 2004?

Filed under tyres - Asked by Paul Codd (Morden) - Mon, 21 Nov 2016 10:16

Should I change my tyres after four years?

Should I change my tyres after four years?

Filed under tyres - Asked by Denis Connolly (Wicklow Town) - Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:32

What do motorcyclists do with punctures?


Out of pure curiosity can you tell me what do motorcyclists do when they get a puncture?


Filed under tyres - Asked by Philip Donegan (Ballina) - Tue, 14 Jun 2016 12:32

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