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Tire Rotation Laramie WY

See below for local auto service providers that give access to tire rotation and advice and content on tire rotation frequency, tire rotation patterns, and asymmetrical tires, as well as advice on how to achieve uniform tire wear and how to address and solve irregular tire wear.

Vdr Foreign Auto Repair
(307) 223-5551
1413 S 2nd St
Laramie, WY
Hours
Monday 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday 7:30 AM - 5:30 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

Laramie Tire Factory
(307) 745-4004
1457 N 3rd St
Laramie, WY
Services
Government Sales Deliveries,Services National Account Customers,fleetHQ,RV

Plains Tire Co
(307) 745-9033
601 S 2nd St
Laramie, WY
Hours
Monday - Friday: 7:30AM-6:00PM, Saturday: 7:30AM-6:00PM,

Greg Mccarty Honda
(307) 745-8921
2102 S 15th St
Laramie, WY
 
Fat Boys Tire & Auto
(307) 742-8241
1772 Snowy Range Road
Laramie, WY
Hours
Monday-Friday: 7:30 am - 5:30 pm Saturday: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm Sunday: Closed

Laramie Tire Factory
(307) 745-4004
1457 N 3Rd Street
Laramie, WY
 
Wal-Mart
(307) 745-6100
4308 E Grand Ave
Laramie, WY
Hours
Monday - Friday: 7:00AM-7:00PM, Saturday: 7:00AM-7:00PM, Sunday: 9:00AM-6:00PM,

Plains Tire-Laramie
(307) 745-9033
601 South 2nd St
Laramie, WY
Services
Government Sales Deliveries,Participates In Goodyear National Promotions,Offers Goodyear Credit Card,Services National Account Customers,RV

Plains Tire Company
(307) 745-9033
601 S 2nd St
Laramie, WY
Services
Car Washes, Car Detailing, Tire Shops

Wal-Mart Store 1412
(307) 745-6100
4308 Grand Avenue
Laramie, WY
 

Uneven Tire Wear

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Reader Question:
Let me first thank you for your help. I sure don’t know what I should do. I have a 94 Nissan Altima.
On the driver’s side, the tire is wearing down pretty good. It also has a bumping feeling.
I know is not the tire because when I bought new ones it still did the same thing. Any advice?
Thanks so much, Lori

Hello Lori,

Without looking at the tire myself, I can only assume you have an “out of alignment” issue.
If one tire is wearing unevenly or more so than the others, there is probably something out of whack with the alignment of the vehicle.

If a tire has some raised bumps on it, called scallops, this is usually caused by lack of tire rotation and wheel balancing. If the driver side tire is not deemed a dangerous condition by your mechanic, you might be able to rotate and balance all four wheels, move the driver tire and wheel to the rear of the car, put the best two tires on the front of the car, and then check the alignment of the vehicle.

The majority of the stopping power is done by the front brakes, so you want to make sure you have the best tires on the front of the vehicle.

Don’t be swayed into buying shocks and struts as a remedy for this situation. These items are commonly sold when abnormal tire wear is present. In my opinion, they are sold more because the customer is familiar with the terms shocks and struts, and the slick advertising done by the strut companies

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