How to store summer tires in winter.

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  • Carefully wash and dry the rubber. It is desirable to treat rubber by special aerosol, which largely will slow the formation of bonds in the rubber molecules.
  • It is advisable to pack each wheel in the special case or bag. In this case, the rubber will not feel the effect of solar radiation and high humidity.
  • Keep tires in a dry, cool, dark place.
  • Tires without disks should be stored in an upright position, they can’t be put on top of each other or hang. Furthermore, once a month bus tires must be rotated to the load point was not always in the same place. Never put something heavy on them.
  • Keep tires with wheels can be horizontally (put as “pit”) or in a suspended position, they can’t be placed vertically. As for the pressure it is recommended to deflate tires on 50% during the storage.
  • Before laying tires on storage, be sure to pay attention to the shelf life of the tire. Often, it is 5 years.

If it has expired, you will have to get rid of them, because their continued operation would be extremely undesirable.

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