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On the road again - More Economical Motoring

Wheels and Tyres
Tyres are your only contact with the road and need to be in good condition. Any wear on the tread indicates problems which may not have been remedied. Inspect all of the rims for damage. Scoring and dents around rims and on hub-caps are signs that they have contacted something hard, maybe a kerb. This can buckle the wheel and throw the alignment out. When you go round the tyres - don't forget the spare. Tread depth is important. If too worn, you will be up for new tyres before you know it and you can add the cost to the price you are paying for the car. Signs to look for on the tyres are as follows:

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