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Help > Tyres


Choosing Tyres

How do I find my tyre size?

How do I know what tyres I should choose?

How do I find out more about the brands?

Why do some tyres have vehicle manufacturers listed against them?

What do XL and Reinforced mean?

What tyres will offer good mileage?

Do you sell rims or alloys as well as tyres?

Can I change the size of tyre I am ordering?

Run Flat Tyres

Looking for a Run Flat tyre?

Can I change away from Run Flat tyres?

How do I know if my tyres are Run Flat tyres?

Tyre Speed Rating

What is speed rating?

Why are you showing various speed ratings in my results?

Can I fit a higher / lower speed rating?

What does ZR mean?

Can you mix speed ratings on tyres?

Does speed rating matter when purchasing car tyres?

Tyre Load Rating

What is load rating?

Should I pick a higher or lower load rating?

All Season Tyres

What are all season tyres?

Winter Tyres

Should I choose winter tyres?

Why do winter tyres have lower speed ratings?

Do you have a tyre storage service if I choose winters?

Van Tyres

How do I find van tyres?

I do not have all the size details for my van tyre?

Tyre Legal FAQs

How to check tyre tread

How many miles per 1mm of tread depth?

How much mm is on a new tyre?

What is the legal minimum depth of tread for car tyres?

What makes your tyres legal vs illegal?

Is it illegal to drive without a spare tyre in the UK?

Are studded tyres legal in the UK?

Are retreaded tyres legal in the UK?

Are perished tyres illegal or legal in the UK?

Are mud tyres road legal or illegal in the UK?

Are off road tyres legal or illegal in the UK?

Are second hand tyres legal?

Are slick tyres road legal?

Are tyre plugs legal in the UK?

How to check if my tyres are legal

Is it illegal to have different tyres on your vehicle?

Tyre Age FAQs

Does the age of a tyre matter?

How to tell the age of a tyre

Do tyres deteriorate with age?


What does TPMS stand for?

How does TPMS work?

Replacing or Rotating TPMS Sensors

The legalities around TPMS

TPMS batteries

TPMS light won't switch off

How accurate are the TPMS sensor?

Where is the TPMS reset button?

Tyre Pressure

When should tyre pressure be checked?

How Tyre Pressure Affects MOT

What happens if tyre pressure is too high

What happens if tyre pressure is too low

Does temperature affect tyre pressure?

How To Check Vehicle Tyre Pressure

How To Check Tyre Pressure At Home & Petrol Station

How To Read Tyre Pressure Label Stickers

How To Reset Tyre Pressure Sensors

How to correct tyre pressure – inflate & deflate at tyre

What is the minimum legal tyre pressure in the UK?

Trailer Tyre Pressure

Tyre Pressure Readings

Convert BAR To PSI

Convert PSI To BAR

Convert KPA To PSI

Convert KPA To BAR

What is the difference between PSI & BAR & KPA?

Tyre Tread

Can I mix tyre tread patterns?

How to measure tyre tread with and without a gauge

Why are tyres treaded?

Manufacturer Fitment

How to tell if a tyre is developed for a specific car manufacturer

Spare Tyres FAQ

Do I need a spare tyre to pass MOT?

How long can you drive on a spare tyre in the UK?

Do all cars have a spare tyre?

Do spare tyres have a TPMS system

What else is a spare tyre called?

Safety & Maintenance

How to change a tyre

Tyre safety tips

European winter tyre laws

Part worn tyres