DOT Code Explained

DOT Code Explained

DOT Code Explained

With the Easter break approaching, many people are starting to get their caravans out of storage. Because caravans are used less frequently than a car the tyres don’t lose their tread as quickly. However even though the tread depth may be legal the tyres could be dangerous: even a visibly new-looking tyre is more than five years old the rubber compound could have deteriorated, making the tyre dangerous to use. To know the age of a tyre you need to know the DOT code.

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Can Car Clinic MOT Centre Recommend Off Road 4x4 Tyres

Can Car Clinic MOT Centre Recommend Off Road 4×4 Tyres?


Ellesmere Port 4×4 tyres come in many different types and sizes. They are suitable for use on off-road vehicles as well as on the road. As 4×4 ownership in the UK has increased, so has the demand for suitable tyres. Car Clinic MOT Centre stock a range of 4×4 tyres for use on-road or off-road – from all the best-known tyre brands.

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Performance Tyres

What About Ellesmere Port Sport and Performance Tyres?

Performance Tyres

As more and more manufacturers look to expand their range of sporty cars, car tyres have had to keep pace with developments. All of the major tyre manufacturers now produce specialist sport and performance tyres that have a speed rating of Y or Z. These allow safe travel at speeds of 150 miles per hour or more. Of course, you don’t drive your car on the roads at these speeds, but your performance car will still generate significantly more load on the tyres than a regular vehicle, and why buy a car with such capabilities then use tyres that cannot take its power?

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