Which Type of Tire Tread Do You Need?

August 25th, 2016
There are so many tire designs on the road -- all-season, high performance, touring, light truck -- and even within a specific tire design, there may be several Tires Montgomery, ALchoices of tread patterns. What differentiates them, and what are the pros and cons of each tread design? 
 
-- Directional tread has a pattern of grooves and chevron shapes, all pointed in one direction. This design makes it easy to direct water away from the tire's contact patch and prevent hydroplaning in wet weather, and also offers low noise and great road manners. The directional design means tires can only be rotated front-to-rear and not side-to-side or diagonally. 
 
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Tips On How To Keep Your Car Organized!

August 11th, 2016
For some, the idea of an "organized car" is almost blasphemous, but having your vehicle set up so you can actually find things can be pretty nice. The bigger the Car Organization Tips Montgomery, ALvehicle -- minivans, SUVs -- and the more people they haul, the more disorganized they can get. Don't let your minivan turn into a rolling dumpster -- here are some great ideas for keeping it organized. 
 
-- While newer vehicles have come a long way in terms of driver and passenger ergonomics and an abundance of cubbies and cupholders, you can use a simple shower caddy across the back of a seat and make it easier for back seat passengers to keep toys, snacks, and other stuff within easy reach. 
 
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Announcing Back-To-School Discounts on Tires and Oil Changes!

August 8th, 2016

For kids, summer vacation seems like it goes on forever. For adults, those couple of months fly by and the next thing you know, it's time to buy some new clothes Auto & Tire Discounts Montgomery, ALand school supplies for the kids, or pack those college students up and get them ready for dorm life and fall semester again.

At Don Duncan's All American Auto & Tire Centers in Montgomery, AL, we're making back-to-school time a little easier with discounts on tires and oil changes!

Everyone knows the importance of regular oil changes. Motor oil protects your engine from the friction between moving parts that would otherwise quickly burn it up. Motor oil deteriorates over time, however, picking up acids, carbon and tiny metal particles that make it lose its lubricating properties. Regular oil changes are essen ...[more]

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