Tire

Why do we need air-filled tires?
What are Pneumatic Tires' Benefits? One of the biggest benefits of using pneumatic tires are their ability to absorb the unevenness of terrain. This a...
Can I fit 28mm tires on this bike?
28mm tires will likely be 3-4mm wider (total) than your current tires, since you're mounting them on the same rim. I would find an object 3-4mm thick ...
Install tire on wheel
Can you put a tire on a rim at home?How much does it cost to put a tire on a rim?How much does it cost to put tires on rims and balance?How much is it...
Consequences of having too low tyre pressure
When air pressure gets too low, the tire's sidewalls flex more, and heat builds up within the tire. If the overheating gets severe, a section of the t...
Sidewall cut on brand new tyre - permanent fix possible?
Can a cut in the sidewall of a tire be fixed?Can a sliced tire be repaired?Is patching a tire a permanent fix?Is it safe to drive on a tire with sidew...
Tires not holding air at high pressure
Why do my tires keep losing air pressure?How do you fix a tire that won't hold air?How do you know if your valve stem is leaking?When should you worry...
Blowout on rear rim
What happens if a rear tire blows out?Which is worse front or rear tire blowout?How far can you drive with a blowout?Can you die from a tire blowout?W...
1.875 bicycle rim width
What width bike tire will fit my rim?Can you put 2.1 tires on 1.95 Rims?Are all bike rims the same width?Can I fit wider Tyres on my bike?How do I kno...
My MTB tires say “Inflate to 50 PSI”. Can I inflate them a little more for commuting?
Is 50 psi too much for bike tires?Is 50 tire pressure too high?Can I over inflate my bike tires?Should you inflate bike tires to max psi?Is 40 psi goo...