The Ministry of Health confirms – tyre replacement allowed during a pandemic
It’s time for winter tyres! In response to a joint letter from the Polish Automotive Industry Association, the Polish Tyre Industry Association (PTIA) and the Automobile Dealers Association, the Ministry of Health confirmed that the visit in workshops to change... Read more
How to recognize a good tyre service?
Tyre change is either done quickly or well – there are no compromises when it comes to tyres If you changed your tyres in the spring, and the car workshop had a record short service, then you have yet to... Read more
The tyre warranty is valid from the date of purchase
The production date is not relevant for consumer protection Should the tyre production date matter to the driver? It turns out it should not. The best tyre manufacturers give warranty for new passenger tyres from the date of their purchase,... Read more
Fleets want certified tyre services
Certification of Tyre Services ensures quality and safety There are nearly 12 000 tyre services in Poland with a very different level of the quality of service and technical culture. When we entrust given car workshop with tyre change in... Read more
How can a car workshop win the trust of new customers?
The PTIA Certificate of Tyre Services honours industry professionals Having trust in a car workshop and the professionals working in it is the most important reason for choosing its services. Trust is not easily gained, but it can be lost... Read more
Did your car workshop balance your wheels correctly?
Have you ever wondered if your car workshop balanced the wheels correctly when changing your tyres? Correct wheel balancing is not only important for driving comfort – a poorly performed service may cause uneven and faster tyre wear, poorer grip... Read more
Fast and cheap? Are you sure that’s the way you want to change your tyres?
Some drivers, when choosing the car workshop that will change their tyres and they will entrust their car with only look at the price and time of service – thinking that the cheaper and faster the better. They do not... Read more
Seasonal tyre change allowed during a coronavirus pandemic
The Ministry of Health recognizes the change of winter tires for a summer set as an activity necessary to meet everyday needs As a result of the intervention of the Polish Tire Industry Association, the Polish Automotive Industry Association and... Read more
Does your car workshop use an impact wrench to tighten lug nuts?
Did you know that impact wrenches shouldn’t be used to tighten lug nuts? This may damage or break the nuts, and – in best case scenario – you’ll have trouble unscrewing them with a hand wrench. A pneumatic or electric... Read more
The police cannot force you to drive on winter tyres
The Polish Tyre Industry Association together with the Polish Automotive Industry Association and the Association of Car Dealers point out that passenger and commercial cars should be able to undergo seasonal tyre replacement even during the coronavirus pandemic. Unfortunately, the... Read more