Balancing helps to ensure that the weight of the wheel is even when it turns, to give you a smooth driving experience. Learn how to recognise the signs that your wheels may be out of balance and the precautions you can take to avoid this happening.
The Importance of Tyre Balance
Tyre balance is a process of compensating for the weight of the tyre and wheel after assembly. If not properly balanced you will experience increased vibration resulting in premature wearing of your tyres, suspention and steering components.
When to Check for Tyre Balance
When the tyre is replaced.
When the balance weight falls or the position is changed.
How to Achieve Tyre Balance
To balance the tyre and wheel assembly, a balance weight can be used when a certain spot is lighter or heavier than it should be.