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919-362-9094 | 416 Center St

TIRE SERVICES

TIRE SERVICES, Apex, NC

Balance & Alignment
To avoid vibration or shaking of the vehicle when a tire rotates, the tire must be properly balanced. This balance is achieved by positioning weights on the wheel to counterbalance heavy spots on the wheel-and-tire assembly.

A wheel alignment adjusts the angles of the wheels so that they are positioned correctly relative to the vehicle's frame. This adjustment maximizes the life of your tires and prevents your car from veering to the right or left when driving on a straight, level road.

Let our qualified technicians here at Fussell Tire perform your balance & alignment maintenance.

Tire Repair
A plug by itself is not an acceptable repair. The proper repair of a punctured tire requires a plug for the hole and a patch for the area inside the tire that surrounds the puncture hole. The repair material used - for example, a "combination patch and plug" repair - must seal the inner liner and fill the injury to be considered a permanent repair.

Punctures through the tread can be repaired if they are not too large, but punctures to the sidewall should not be repaired.

Tires must be removed from the rim to be properly inspected before being plugged and patched.

Let our qualified technicians hare at Fussell Tire inspect and repair your punctured tires.

Tire Rotation
Rotating tires from front to back and from side to side can reduce irregular wear (for vehicles that have tires that are all the same size). Visit Fussell Tire for information on how frequently the tires on your vehicle should be rotated and the best pattern for rotation.

Tire Size
To maintain tire safety, purchase new tires that are the same size as the vehicle's original tires or another size recommended by the manufacturer. Look at the tire information placard, the owner's manual, or the sidewall of the tire you are replacing to find this information. If you have any doubt about the correct size to choose, consult the professional technicians at Fussell Tire.

Tire Tread
The tire tread provides the gripping action and traction that prevent your vehicle from slipping or sliding, especially when the road is wet or icy. In general, tires are not safe and should be replaced when the tread is worn down to 1/16 of an inch. Tires have built-in tread wear indicators that let you know when it is time to replace your tires.

These indicators are raised sections spaced intermittently in the bottom of the tread grooves. When they appear "even" with the outside of the tread, it is time to replace your tires.

Another method for checking tread depth is to place a penny in the tread with Lincoln's head upside down and facing you. If you can see the top of Lincoln's head, you are ready for new tires.

To learn more about the services we offer please contact Fussell Tire at 919-362-9094 Or visit our shop located at 416 Center St Apex, NC 27502.


What Our Customers Are Saying

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Fussell Tire is AMAZING!!! They work on all of our big trailers which are often heavy and need work quickly. They are timely and communicate with us through the entire process. I have never been unhappy!

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The staff is always friendly and knowedgeable. They provide excellent service at a reasonable cost. Best of all you can trust them to do honest work for you not like some big name tire dealers.

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As a company we spend approximately $25000 a year in tires I will be moving all of our business over to you Fussell tire Because of your prompt service, courteous and roadside calls. I love the company that truly cares and that shows in the way you take care of us your customers Thanks

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Showed up for some same day service, in and out within 2 hours. Great customer service and technicians seemed very knowledgeable

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I'm thrilled with the results of my recent alignment - thanks for making a 40 year old Corvette drive like new again. Only a family owned/local business can provide that kind of care, competence and customer service consistently. I look forward to doing business again soon.

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Always a pleasure to find a local family business that meets my needs. Kent and Teresa are fine folks. All work done to my satisfaction.

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  • CARQUEST Canada
  • NFIB (National Federation of Independent Business)
  • ALL-DATA
  • Apex Chamber of Commerce
  • Car Care Aware
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