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Jeep Tyres at Orange Jeep

At Orange Jeep we an expert team of service technicians who are here to maintain the performance and comfort of your Jeep and help you prolong the life of your tyres.

Your Guide to Tyres

The type of tyres that you should get for your Jeep depends on your driving habits and what you want to use your Jeep for. See our guide below to see which type of tyres meet your needs.

Highway Terrain

Key Features:

• Shallow tread patterns
• More siping for better traction
• Reinforced overlay

Advantages
• Comfortable driving experience
• Durable for highway speeds and on-road handling
• Lower noise levels

Disadvantages
• Limited off-road capabilities
• Relatively low levels of traction and puncture resistance

Best for…
• Drivers who will spend most of their time on-road with limited, basic off-road use

Highway Terrain
All Terrain

All Terrain

Key Features:

• Thicker construction than highway terrain
• Tread pattern is more open and balanced

Advantages
• Very versatile and can handle a wide range of terrains
• Stronger and more durable than highway terrain
• Better grip on uneven surfaces

Disadvantages
• Driving experience is not as comfortable or quiet as highway terrain when used on-road
• Less fuel efficient than highway terrain

Best for…
• Drivers who want an all-round tyre for everyday use with great off-road capability

Mud Terrain

Key Features:

• Blocky, open tread pattern
• Robust construction and sidewall protection

Advantages
• Excellent gripping ability
• Sidewall protection helps prevent punctures
• Can handle extreme terrains

Disadvantages
• Driving experience is harsher and noisier than other tyres
• Not ideal for on-road, day-to-day use

Best for…
• Drivers who plan to go off-roading a lot and want the best performance
• Ideally you will have another vehicle or set of tyres for on-road use

Mud Terrain

When is it time to change your tyres?

Depending on your driving habits, your tyres might be worn out sooner.

If you are driving on particularly harsh roads; this may include bumpy roads, potholes and rough terrain.

When you notice tyre tread has become worn out.

Types Of Tyre Wear & Tear

Being able to identify the type of wear on your tyres will help you stay on top of your maintenance and be prepared for the road ahead.

Types Of Tyre Wear & Tear

Tyre Services

There are a range of different services to suit your needs and help you get the most out of your tyres. Find out more below.

Flat Tyre Repair

Flat Tyre Repair

There are several causes that will result in air loss in your tyres. Sometimes, it can be better to replace the tyre instead of repairing it.
• Rapid leak - indicates a puncture.
• Slow leak - indicates damage to the wheel bead or sidewall.

Four-Wheel Alignment

Four-Wheel Alignment

Regular wheel alignment ensures you don’t drift to one side while driving as well as reducing general wear and tear.

Tyre Pressure

Tyre Pressure

To ensure maximum performance, it is important to maintain your vehicle’s tyre pressure at the amount recommended by the manufacturer.
• Low Pressure – poor fuel economy, clumsy cornering.
• High Pressure – reduced traction, potential for tyre blowout.

Tyre Rotation

Tyre Rotation

By regularly rotating all four tyres on your vehicle, you can ensure even wear and tear.
Factors that can contribute to uneven wear and tear:
• Different weights on front and rear axles.
• Mechanical issues .
• How tightly you turn on each side .

FAQS

  • Q What type of tyre should I buy?

    The type of tyre will vary depending on the size of your vehicle and the conditions that you will be driving under. Check out our guide above for more information on which tyres fit your needs or visit a Jeep dealer to chat with one of our experts.

  • Q How old is the tyre I’m buying?

    You can check the age of your tyre by looking at the DOT Tyre Identification Number (TIN) on the sidewall. The last 4 digits represent the week and year the tyre was made. It is recommended that you check this date when purchasing tyres as well as the manufacturer’s recommended tyre replacement period.

  • Q What size tyres should I buy?

    You can find out what size tyre you need for your Jeep by checking your owner’s manual or the Tyre and Loading Information label on the driver side door or speaking with an expert at one of our Jeep dealers.

Following your recommended maintenance intervals is one of the best ways to help preserve your vehicle. Schedule a service with an authorised Jeep dealer today to maximise your vehicle's performance. Visit the team at Orange Jeep today.