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TREAD SAFELY

" As we all know, tires can be a very expensive investment for your car today. The average cost of a Mercedes tires averages  $500 per tire.

Mercedes Service understands this and wants to make sure that you get all the good tread possible off your tires for as long as possible. 

Safety is a large part of Blackwood Mercedes Service. They believe in it so much that they are now accepting FREE / NO OBLIGATION Hunter Hawkeye alignment checks. 

This pro alignment machine is Mercedes Dealership quality supported with the latest software to ensure that you and your family are driving safely. 

Not only will you get a FREE Hunter alignment check; you will also get professional guidance and instructions on how to maintain safe wheel alignment. 

Every pothole can ruin your alignment which will cause your tire to lose that tread you need when driving in the rain.

Reserve your appointment now for the month of October at Mercedes Service: YOUR DEALERSHIP ALTERNATIVE 

SECURE YOUR FREE INSPECTION 

DOES YOUR CAR PULL LEFT OR RIGHT!

DOES ONE OR MORE TIRES HAVE UNEVEN OR RAPID TIRE WEAR?

DO YOU NOTICE YOUR STEERING WHEEL IS CROOKED WHILE DRIVING STRAIGHT

DO YOU EXPERIENCE NOISY STEERING?

SECURE YOUR FREE HUNTER INSPECTION BY PUTTING YOUR CONTACT INFO BELOW. SOMEONE FROM OUR OFFICE WILL THEN CONTACT YOU TO ARRANGE YOUR ALIGNMENT CHECK. 

LIMITED TIME ONLY FOR  OCTOBER 2020 : FREE HUNTER HAWKEYE TIRE ALIGNMENT CHECK

To better assist us with your tire status, we may ask you a few of these questions:

1. When did you first notice the problem. 

2. When does it happen?

3. When was the last time you added air or had tires rotated?

4. Have you ever had the tires or any suspension / steering parts replaced? 

Learn more about the  Hunter Engineering company that is the benchmark in tire alignment here. 

STATISTICS FROM THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION :

A study by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration concluded that TIRE RELATED CRASH DEATHS EXCEED DEATHS DUE TO CELLPHONE DISTRACTION ACCORDING TO SAFETY EXPERTS. This study was also published on Bestride.com alerting drivers on the importance of keep your tires properly inflated and balanced. The report continues to say that over 700 people die per year in crashes due to failed tires. Cellphone related deaths have not exceeded 500 in any year of the study.

" As we all know, tires can be a very expensive investment for your car today. The average cost of a Mercedes tires averages $500 per tire. Isn't it time to get straight again by getting your tire alignment checked ?

 

​The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration actually has some interesting facts when it comes to wheel alignment. Check out these statistics from the NHTS:

 

  1. ONLY 19% OF CONSUMERS PROPERLY CHECK AND INFLATE THEIR CAR TIRES

  2. 1 IN 4 CARS HAVE AT LEAST ONE TIRE THAT IS SIGNIFICANTLY UNDERINFLATED. IT IS ALSO RECOMMENDED THAT YOU CHECK YOUR TIRES FOR CUTS AND ABRASIONS.

  3. KEEP YOUR TIRES PROPERLY INFLATED CAN SAVE YOU UP TO $.11 PER GALLON!

  4. UNDERINFLATED TIRES LOWER GAS MILEAGE BY 0.3% FOR EVERY PPOUND PER SQUARE INCH DROP IN PRESSURE.

  5. MOST CARS SHOULD HAVE A TIRE ROTATION DONE EVERY 5,000 TO 8,000 MILES.

  6. DRIVERS SHOULD HAVE THEIR TIRES CHECKED ANNUALLY FOR RUBBER BREAKDOWN.