Tyres Ipswich From DD Autoserve
DD Autoserve Ltd are an established local business offering a quick turnaround tyre drive in and fit service please call us for a quote on any tyre or fill in our online Form
Here at DD Autoserve Ltd, we stock a huge range of tyres to suit all kinds of vehicles and all budgets. As well as the premium, household name-brands, such as Michelin, Dunlop, Pirelli and Goodyear, we also stock the best car tyres from the mid- and budget-range manufacturers - such as GT Radial, Runway, Firestone and Kuhmo. All our tyres come with free fitting at a time to suit you.
What is legal?
It is illegal to have a tyre on the road if the grooves of the tread pattern of every tyre fitted to the wheel of the vehicle do not have a tread depth of at least 1.6mm throughout a continuous band comprising the central three quarters of the breadth of the tread and around the entire outer circumference of the tyre. This applies to tyres on cars, light vans (not exceeding 3,500kg gross weight) and light trailers.
It is illegal to have a tyre on the road if the tyre:
Has a cut or break in the rubber in excess of 25mm or 10% of the section width in length which exposes the casing cords.Has a lump or bulge caused by separation or partial failure of its structure.
Failure to comply with the above:
Could lead to prosecution, a heavy fine and a driving licence penalty. Will lead to failure in a legal inspection. Undermines the safety of all road use. Legal requirements – care and condition. It is a legal requirement to keep tyres in good condition.
Tyresafe recommends fitting New tyres rather than part worn Tyres, find out why.