Wheels With Heart

We Are Involved In Our Community. Learn More About Wheels with Heart Program

Right arrow

Monthly Archives: February 2021

How Fast Can You Drive On A Spare Tire?

How Fast Can You Drive On A Spare Tire?

Have you ever blown a tire? It's okay, though, right? You have a spare tire. You can switch the blown tire out for the spare and go along with your everyday life, driving like normal. Actually, before you settle back behind the driver's seat, you need to assess the type of tire you are using as a spare. If you have a full-size spare that is just like all of the other tires, yes, you can drive as normal. If you are driving on a smaller-sized spare, or what some people like to call, a donut, you need to consider how fast and how far you actually go. The sole purpose of the smaller spare tire is to allow you the chance to get off the road and to the nearest repair shop to get your blown tire either repaired or completely replaced. You don't want to drive over the speed of 50 mph on a spare tire. Driving faster or for long distances can damage the vehicle, the wheel, or even things like the transmission. You never know what might damage your tires. You could drive over a nail ... read more

Request an Appointment Today!


Please note that the dates and times you requested may not be available.
We will contact you during our normal business hours (Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.) to confirm your actual appointment details.