FORT MILL DOBY'S BRIDGE LOCATION NOW OPEN.

Monthly Archives: June 2021

Is It Time for New Tires? Try The Penny Test

Is It Time for New Tires? Try The Penny Test

  As all drivers know, driving on worn-out tires is an impediment to your car’s performance and your personal safety. However, do you know when to tell whether your tires are wearing thin? Don’t fret - that is why Woodie’s Auto Service and Repair Center is here to help. There is a simple hack that you can do to check your tire tread with spare change!   Measuring Tread with the Penny Test According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, you should replace your tires once the tread has been worn down to 2/32 inches. But it is not simple to pull out a ruler at hand to measure that. The easiest way to calculate your tread depth is using a penny.    Here are the steps you should follow: Using the penny, place it with Lincoln’s head upside down on one of the ridges of your tire. If part of the head is covered, that means your wheels are still in good shape. If you can see his entire head, then your tread has been worn to 2/32 inch or l ... read more

Woodie's Auto Service and Repair Centers is committed to ensuring effective communication and digital accessibility to all users. We are continually improving the user experience for everyone, and apply the relevant accessibility standards to achieve these goals. We welcome your feedback. Please call Midtown (704) 837-7487, Ballantyne (704) 954-8446, Indian Land (803) 253-2181, Carmel Road (704) 837-4380, Arrowood (704) 624-7650, Uptown (704) 802-5437, Charlottetowne Avenue (704) 817-4140, Ashley Road (704) 445-9063, Davidson (980) 231-1123, Huntersville (704) 885-5193, Mint Hill (704) 209-7056, Matthews (980) 245-4790, Mallard Crossing (704) 288-3284, Fort Mill at Doby's Bridge (803) 232-5447 if you have any issues in accessing any area of our website.