Tire Shops Lewiston ME

Looking for Tire Shops in Lewiston? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around Lewiston that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Tire Shops in Lewiston.

Cameron Tire & Service
(207) 782-6666
60 Minot Avenue
Auburn, ME
Services
Auto Service & Repair, Auto Tire Shop Equipment & Supplies
Hours
Mon-Fri: 08: 00am-05: 00pm
Payment Options
American Express, MasterCard, Discover, VISA

Sears Roebuck & Co.
(207) 786-2911
20 East Ave & Route 196
Lewiston, ME
 
Sears Store #6902
(207) 786-2911
20 East Ave & Rte 196
Lewiston, ME
 
Sears Roebuck and Co
(207) 786-2911
20 Ea
Lewiston, ME
Services
Car Washes, Car Detailing, Tire Shops

Sullivan Tire and Auto Service
(207) 786-2225
805 Lisbon St
Lewiston, ME
Services
Car Washes, Car Detailing, Tire Shops

Maine Commercial Tire
6 Enterprise Street
Lewiston, ME
 
VIP Parts Tires and Service
(207) 784-5423
12 Lexington Street
Lewiston, ME
Services
Oil Change and Lube,Clutch Repair,Retail Tire,Truck Service Station

Tire Warehouse Central
1455 Lisbon Street
Lewiston, ME
 
Max Finkelstein Inc
(207) 783-6900
9 Gendron Dr
Lewiston, ME
Services
Government Sales Deliveries,Participates In Goodyear National Promotions,Services National Account Customers

Sullivan Tire & Auto Service
(207) 786-2225
805 Lisbon St
Lewiston, ME
Services
Government Sales Deliveries,Participates In Goodyear National Promotions,Offers Goodyear Credit Card,Services National Account Customers,Tire and Service Network

How to Choose the Right Tires for Your Vehicle

By Basem Wasef

Tires
Tires are a vital component of car safety, and their importance is often overlooked. "Tires are the only four things touching the ground on your vehicle, and they impact everything – whether it's braking, turning, accelerating or wet driving," explains Duane Sampson, Brand Manager for Yokohama Tires. 
 
Winter tires
Because they complete that essential link between your car's suspension and the road, tires are responsible for translating the driver's intentions directly towards vehicle performance. A quality set of tires will offer the responsiveness necessary for obstacle avoidance, short stopping distances that aid panic braking situations, and road-holding grip under both dry and wet conditions. "There's not a single component on a vehicle that contributes more to safety than tires," says Kurt Berger, Manager for Consumer Products Engineering at Bridgestone.
 
Considering that quality tires can make the difference between stopping safely and hitting a car in front of you at 30 mph, let's take a look at a few key questions that typically surround tire purchases and maintenance.
 
What kind of tire should I look for?
 
Tire shopping can be a daunting task, especially considering recent technological advances and the proliferation of sub-specialized tire genres. "Tires are asked to do a lot more today than several years ago due to the evolution in vehicle designs," says Lori Simonelli, Senior Director of Technical Services at Toyo Tires.
 
But before you get bogged down by tire types, be sure to find the right fitment for your vehicle. "You'll want to confirm size, speed rating and load carrying capacity," explains Kurt Berger, Manager for Consumer Products Engineering at Bridgestone. "We strongly recommend that replacement tires meet all of the specifications of the original tires."
 
Once you've got the specs down, you'll be able to consider more nuanced variables. "Before making your purchase, have a list of priorities—whether it's wear, longevity, performance or price," adds Sampson. 
 
You’ll then want to ask yourself some questions regarding your tastes and driving style. Do you need winter tires? How important is comfort for you? A tire professional will be able to help narrow down your choices based on what you want. There are three overarching categories of tire: summer, all-season and winter. Within those, you’ll find various performance levels to suit driving conditions. And of course, SUV and light trucks can be clad with off-road, all terrain, highway, or highway all-season tread patterns.
 
Should I spend extra for premium tires?
 
Simonelli says that "premium tire products are generally manufactured using higher standards, whether through design and testing, casing construction, e...

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