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DOT (Department Of Transportation) Quality Grades: All passenger car tires must conform to federal safety requirements in addition to these grades. Quality grades can be found where applicable on the tire sidewall between tread shoulder and maximum section width. For example:

Treadwear 200 Traction AA Temperature A

Flat towing
Towing your vehicle with all four wheels on the ground is sometimes called flat towing. This method is sometimes used when towing a vehicle behind a recreational vehicle, such as a motor home. ...

Treadwear
The treadwear grade is a comparative rating based on the wear rate of the tire when tested under controlled conditions on a specified government test course. For example, a tire graded 150 wou ...

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Indicator lights
Adaptive Front lighting System (AFS) indicator light (if so equipped) When the ignition switch is pushed to the ON position, the Adaptive Front lighting System (AFS) indicator light will ill ...

Overview of Tire Quality GradingStandards
The Uniform Tire Quality Grading is a U.S. Government requirement. Their purpose is to provide drivers with consistent and reliable information regarding tire performance. Tire manufacturers a ...

Beltminder (red)
If the vehicle is motion and an occupied front seat’s seat belt is unbuckled, the seat belt warning lamp will illuminate and a chime will sound. Note: The speed thresholds and the behavior of t ...