How Do You Check Tire Pressure?

September 20th, 2018 by

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Keeping your tires and the proper level of inflation helps your retain optimal performance, efficiency, and longevity from your properly sized tires, and our Chrysler service team near Fargo is here to show you how to check tire pressure with a tire gauge:

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  1. Buy a tire gauge
  2. Wait until the car has been sitting idle for three hours or more.
  3. Put the tire pressure gauge into the tire valve stem.
  4. Compare the pressure (PSI) measured on the tire pressure gauge to the recommended tire pressure indicated on the sticker on the driver’s door or in your owner’s manual.
  5. Inflate or deflate air until it matches the recommended PSI.

Get Quality Tire Service Near Breckenridge at Dakota Chrysler Center

At our Chrysler service center in Wahpeton, you’ll find a full team of factory-trained and certified technicians here to help you out with tire rotations and tire replacements, as well as other Chrysler maintenance, repairs, and Mopar® parts. From Jeep Wrangler LED headlights to new tires, we have you covered! We’re located just a short drive from Fargo, and you can contact our service team at (701) 353-0453. While you’re here, check out our guide on how to remove smoke smell from upholsteryhow an alternator works, how to check your oil, or find out how often to rotate your tires.

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