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About Volvo V50 Tires

The V50 is a mid-size car manufactured by the Swedish company Volvo. It has a simple and elegant design that has contributed to its great popularity and positive image in the global auto market. Given its unique design, the V50 is great for traveling with family. It has just enough space for a small group of people and boasts a very efficient performance. If you have a family and own this car, you’re probably ready to take any measures to ensure their safety and well-being. One of the ways you can do this is by buying a set of custom Volvo V50 tires from CARiD, which are built to give you the best traction and handling possible.

These tires are made from the finest materials by a number of major manufacturers. Their inner casing consists of plies, or layers of polyester thread, which are stacked together and reinforced by belts made of steel. The plies are also protected by sidewalls and beads, which keep the tire attached to the rim. Though purchasing and installing custom tires is a big step forward, it’s not enough to stay safe forever, because you’ll have to check tire pressure from time to time and replace the tire when it can no longer serve you. To always keep tire pressure on the radar and under control, you can buy tire pressure sensors from CARiD, as well as snow tire chains for the dangerous winter months.

Guides & Articles

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    You Say You Want Ridiculously Huge Tires?
    If you’re looking to improve the off-road capability of your 4X4, or simply want to give it a tougher look, larger, more aggressive tires are most likely on your wish list. To accommodate the larger tire, we’ll need to increase the height between the vehicle frame and the axles with a lift kit. Here are several advices to get the right lift kit.
  • Tires
    The Hidden Secrets of Tires.
    Tires are hiding lots of engineering secrets inside their black rubber casings, and the variations in tire builds are endless. Even the black rubber itself is full of high tech and carefully guarded secrets. Each component in the mix contributes a specific set of properties that the manufacturer wants in the finished tire. The hidden secrets of modern tires are very difficult to uncover even when the tires are worn out.
  • Wheels & Rims
    Are Bigger Wheels Better Wheels?
    Replacing a standard size steel wheel with the same size of cast light alloy wheel improves performance and road-holding considerably, without any reduction in comfort. Further improvement in road-holding comes with increased wheel size, combined with a corresponding reduction in the height of the tire walls, a procedure called “Plus-Sizing”.
  • Tires
    Replacing Your Original Factory Tires 101.
    If you are not satisfied with the way your car drives, get new tires of the same size and characteristics. Look at the side of the worn-out tire and make sure that your new tires have the same key dimensions and ratings. The tire sidewall not only proudly displays the name of the manufacturer, it also features three sets of codes that give you key information about the tire.
  • Wheels & Rims
    Original Wheels Not Good Enough?
    Many car enthusiasts fit custom wheels today. That is why there is a big market for lightweight custom wheels. Offering much more than just a look, they are available in a wide choice of designs, fitments and properties that cater to individual tastes and needs or car enthusiasts.
  • Tires
    Tire Basics for Dummies.
    Finding the right tire to fit on a vehicle is not easy. There are different profile tires, there are different rubber compounds and there are tire tread patterns for all kinds of weather conditions. The tires you buy must have a load rating and a speed classification that fit your vehicle.
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