High-Performance Tires Milwaukee WI

Nitrogen-inflated tires: Are they the newest “snake oil” on the block? Is there a real benefit for distributors? What about motorists? Your customers and neighbors are probably already — or will be soon — asking you about nitrogen as a tire inflation media. As a parts pro, you may need some information on this subject.

Apar Automotive
(262) 290-5663
318 Delafield St
Waukesha, WI
Promotion
Call us to hear our current specials!
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Air Conditioning/Heating, Alignment, Alternator, Battery, Belts & Hoses, Catalytic Converter, Clutch Cylinder, Cooling System, Diagnostics, Drive Belt, Electrical System, Exhaust Systems, Filters & Fluids, Fuel Injector, Fuel Pump, Fuel System, Head Gasket, Headlight/Headlamp, High Performance Service, Ignition, Inspection, Muffler, Oil Pan, Oil Pump, Oxygen Sensor, Parts, Radiator, Restoration Service, Shocks & Struts, Spark Plugs, Starter, Thermostat, Timing Belt, Tune-Up, Water Pump, Window M
Service Types and Repair
Acura, Aston Martin, Audi, Auto Clutch, Auto Drivetrain, Auto Engine, Auto Interior, Auto, Bentley, BMW, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Classic Car, Diesel Engine, Dodge, Emergency Auto, Exotic Car, Fiat, Ford, GMC, Harley Davidson, Honda, Hyundai, Infiniti, Isuzu, Jaguar, Jeep, Kia, Land Rover, Lexus, Lincoln, Lotus, Mazda, Mercedes Benz, Mitsubishi, Motorcycle/ATV, Nissan, Oldsmobile, Pontiac, Porsche, RV/Bus, Saab, Saturn, Small Engine, Subaru, Suzuki, Toyota, Truck, Volkswagen, Volvo

Midas
3706 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI
 
Firestone North Ave Tire & Auto
(414) 445-8473
4926 W North Ave
Milwaukee, WI
Services
Tire Shops

Wal-Mart
(414) 445-3970
5825 W Hope Ave
Milwaukee, WI
Services
Car Washes, Car Detailing, Tire Shops

Sears Roebuck and Co
(262) 782-6780
115 S Moorland Rd
Milwaukee, WI
Services
Car Washes, Car Detailing, Tire Shops

Ray's Son Services & Towing
(262) 518-2342
W 224 S 8475 Industrial Ave Building 2
Big Bend, WI
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Air Conditioning/Heating, Alignment, Alternator, Battery, Belts & Hoses, Catalytic Converter, Clutch Cylinder, Cooling System, Diagnostics, Drive Belt, Electrical System, Exhaust Systems, Filters & Fluids, Fuel Injector, Fuel Pump, Fuel System, Head Gasket, Headlight/Headlamp, High Performance Service, Ignition, Inspection, Muffler, Oil Pan, Oil Pump, Oxygen Sensor, Parts, Radiator, Restoration Service, Shocks & Struts, Spark Plugs, Starter, Thermostat, Timing Belt, Tune-Up, Water Pump, Window M
Service Types and Repair
Acura, Aston Martin, Audi, Auto Clutch, Auto Drivetrain, Auto Engine, Auto Interior, Auto, Bentley, BMW, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Classic Car, Diesel Engine, Dodge, Emergency Auto, Exotic Car, Fiat, Ford, GMC, Harley Davidson, Honda, Hyundai, Infiniti, Isuzu, Jaguar, Jeep, Kia, Land Rover, Lexus, Lincoln, Lotus, Mazda, Mercedes Benz, Mitsubishi, Motorcycle/ATV, Nissan, Oldsmobile, Pontiac, Porsche, RV/Bus, Saab, Saturn, Small Engine, Subaru, Suzuki, Toyota, Truck, Volkswagen, Volvo

North Avenue Tire & Auto
(414) 445-8473
4926 West North Avenue
Milwaukee, WI
 
Midas Milwaukee
(414) 344-4464
3706 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI
Hours
Monday - Thursday 7:30AM - 6:00PM, Friday 6:30AM - 5:30PM, Saturday 7:30AM - 4:00PM, Sunday - Closed

Firestone Tire & Service Centers
(414) 278-7404
605 W Wells St
Milwaukee, WI
Services
Car Washes, Car Detailing, Tire Shops

Pomp''s Tire Service Inc
(414) 354-2979
10525 E Donges Ct
Milwaukee, WI
Services
Car Washes, Car Detailing, Tire Shops

Nitrogen Tire Inflation: A Lot of Hot Air?

7/10/2007
By Mike Demers

Should your store look into nitrogen inflation of your delivery truck tires? Here’s what I’ve discovered about nitrogen-inflated tires and whether you should look into it for your own business.

 

Nitrogen-inflated tires: Are they the newest “snake oil” on the block? Is there a real benefit for distributors? What about motorists? Your customers and neighbors are probably already — or will be soon — asking you about nitrogen as a tire inflation media. As a parts pro, you may need some information on this subject.

First off, no, nitrogen will not blow up. That was hydrogen in the Hindenburg. Nitrogen is used in tires on the Space Shuttle, every commercial airliner, Tour de France bicycles and most race cars. Nitrogen is not flammable.

We all know the benefits of having proper tire inflation pressure. Properly inflated tires will run cooler and last up to 30 percent longer, and that’s good, especially for those of us running deliveries all day. A vehicle with properly inflated tires will handle and brake as designed. Properly inflated tires have less rolling resistance, thus better fuel mileage.

If you check your delivery truck tires at the same temperature every week and fill them only with true dry, compressed air, you don’t need nitrogen for tire inflation. And by “dry,” I mean using a refrigerated or membrane drier on your compressed air source. For the remainder o...

Click here to read the rest of the article from Counterman Magazine

Advertise     Contact Us     Subscribe    
Babcox Media • www.babcox.com
3550 Embassy Parkway, Akron, OH 44333
330-670-1234 • (FAX) 330-670-0874