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Checking tyre condition Kia Optima 2001 - 2010 Petrol 2.0

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Kia Optima 2001 - 2010  | 2.0 Checking tyre condition

  • time 10 minutes
  • difficulty 1
The original tyres have tread wear safety bands (B), which will appear when the tread depth reaches approximately 1.6 mm. The band positions are indicated by a triangular mark on the tyre sidewall (A)
Alternatively, tread wear can be monitored with an inexpensive device known as a tread depth indicator gauge
Tyre centre wear is caused by over-inflation