Tire Balancing

Why is Tire Balancing Important to My Vehicle’s Performance?

Day to day driving causes changes in the distribution of weight around your tire and wheel assembly. By balancing your wheels, your not only supporting in the proper tire treadwear, you’re also helping to minimize potential vibration from your steering wheel, floorboard and seat.

Signs of Imbalance:

  • Shake or vibration in the steering wheel or seat over 40mph
  • Unevenly worn treads
  • Abnormally or uneven shaped tires

How Frequently Should I Get My Tires Balanced?

Let our experts here at Silverdale Autoworks help! Our Certified ASE Technicians can determine whether your tires need balancing based on factors such treadwear or mileage. We recommend you have your tires checked with every oil change or 3,000-5,000 miles to ensure your vehicle is running at an optimal level.

Benefits You Will Experience After a Wheel Balance

  • A smoother, more comfortable ride
  • Enhanced drive-train components
  • Reduced tire and treadwear

State-of-the-art Hunter Wheel Balancer

Our professionals use intuitive Hunter equipment to identify the position and amount of imbalance in your vehicle’s wheel assemblies. The SmartWeight Touch Balancing technology helps to improve tire balance by minimizing weight usage and maximizing productivity. Within mere minutes, our Hunter equipment will provide an accurate diagnosis of your vehicle. It solves vibration problems, identifies vehicle pulls, ensures proper centering, and eliminates setup errors in order to provide a new car ride to your vehicle.