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Is it Safe to Drive With a Donut Tire?
When one of your tires goes out, it is replaced with a donut tire (also called a spare tire, although a spare tire is typically the same size as a regular tire)....
How Do Spare Tires Differ From Regular Tires?
Unless you drive one of the select few vehicles that are equipped with a full-size matching spare tire, your spare tire is not the same as the other four that are on your vehicle. There...
How Long Can You Drive on a Spare Tire?
You’ve seen it every day this week, and you’re pretty sure it was like that last week too. When you pulled into your parking stall, the car beside you has its spare...
4 Essential Things to Know About the Spare Tire in Your Car
No one likes the idea of being stranded because they get a flat tire. Having a spare in the vehicle is always a good idea. Those who do not already have a spare...

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What Makes a Spare Tire Different?
Spare tires come in all different types depending on the what the manufacturer felt was necessary for the design of the vehicle. Your spare tire may be the most common type, which is a space-saver spare. There are also collapsible...
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How Long is my Spare Tire Good For?
We all hope that we never need to use our spare tire. If you have never had to use your spare tire, you should consider yourself lucky. On the rare occasion that it needs to be used, the last thing...
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Tire does not spin since I put a donut on it.
This is a bit odd, usually this only happens with European vehicles that use lug bolts instead of lug nuts. With these vehicles, there are shorter lug bolts for use with the spare. If they are not used, the longer...

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