How To Correctly Conduct the Penny Test
May 7th, 2014
When it comes to determining tread wear on your tires, look no further than your own wallet! A simple penny can be the answer to your question about if it is time to get new tires or not. What we at Assured Auto Care in Louisville, KY like about the test is that it’s simple & anyone can do it! We encourage you to not only conduct the test but to teach a friend or family member the test too. Assured Auto Care believes that informed drivers are the best drivers to have on the road!
There are many reasons why you should conduct the test:
- To determine the tread depth of the tire
- You are concerned about your safety. If the tire is bald, then it will not grip the road very well
- You are driving in various weather conditions. In wet weather conditions, you are more prone to hydroplaning with bald tires
Conducting the test:
- Take a penny and place ...