How to Maintain and Safely Drive on a Spare Tire

A woman's arm reaching into a car trunk to remove the spare tire.While most recognize the importance of maintaining their tires, it can be easy to forget about the one sitting in your trunk. If you’ve never needed to use your spare tire, you may be thinking that it’ll work as good as new when you one day need it. However, accidents arising from poorly maintained or faulty spares are surprisingly more common than drivers may think. Let’s review some tips on how to maintain and safely drive on a spare tire to ensure you’re not at higher risk when it comes time to use one. [Read more…]