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Do Overinflated Tires Save Gas?

Overinflated tires save gas? What’s the truth about overinflating tires to save gas? Let’s get right to it. Overinflating tires significantly above the recommended tire pressure shown on the tire pressure label in the driver’s door area WILL save gas by reducing the tires’ rolling resistance and get you better gas mileage. How much better? Maybe 10% But there’s more to it than that. There are other factors to consider and they actually wipe out all the gas savings you get from overinflating your tires. Overinflated tires save gas but … Read More

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