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Tires Hilo HI

Local resource for tires in Hilo, HI. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to tires, cheap tires, truck tires, car tires, trailer tires, and tires online, as well as advice and content on rims, mud tires, tire ratings, tire patch kits, and snow tires.

Midas Hilo
(808) 935-0045
480 Kilauea Avenue
Hilo, HI
Hours
Monday - Saturday 7:00AM - 5:00PM, Sunday 9:00AM - 3:00PM

Goodyear Auto Service Centers
(808) 935-9756
475 Kilauea Ave
Hilo, HI
Services
Car Washes, Car Detailing, Tire Shops

Firestone Complete Auto Care Store
26 Kekela St
Hilo, HI
Hours
Monday-Friday: 7:00 am - 7:00 pm Saturday: 7:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Midas
480 Kilauea Avenue
Hilo, HI
 
Jackson Volvo Service
(808) 930-0077
1672 Kamehameha Ave
Hilo, HI
Specialty
Air Conditioning Repair, Brakes, Electrical Service, Emission Testing, Engine Repair, Exhaust Repair, Front End Repair, General Automotive Repair, Inspection & Diagnostic, Lubrication Service, Maintenance, Paint & Body Work, Tires/Wheels, Transmission, Upholstery, Wheel Alignment
Hours
Mon:8:00 am-5:00 pm
Tue:(Closed)
Wed:(Closed)
Thu:(Closed)
Fri:8:00 am-5:00 pm
Sat:(Closed)
Sun:(Closed)
Payment
Cash, Check, Credit Card

K & J Tire Center
(808) 961-2604
266 Kekuanaoa St
Hilo, HI
 
R and G Tire Center Inc
(808) 935-2966
500 Kalanianaole Ave
Hilo, HI
Services
Car Washes, Car Detailing, Tire Shops

Midas Hilo
(808) 935-0045
480 Kilauea Avenue
Hilo, HI
Specialty
Brakes, Electrical Service, Emission Testing, Engine Repair, Exhaust Repair, Front End Repair, General Automotive Repair, Inspection & Diagnostic, Lubrication Service, Machine Shop Service, Maintenance, Tires/Wheels, Wheel Alignment
Hours
Mon:7:00 am-5:00 pm
Tue:7:00 am-5:00 pm
Wed:7:00 am-5:00 pm
Thu:7:00 am-5:00 pm
Fri:7:00 am-5:00 pm
Sat:7:00 am-5:00 pm
Sun:(Closed)
Payment
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Sears Roebuck & Co.
(808) 981-4028
111 East Puainako St
Hilo, HI
 
Lex Brodie''s Tire & Service Center
(808) 961-6001
170 Wiwoole St
Hilo, HI
Services
Car Washes, Car Detailing, Tire Shops

How to read a Tire


Your tire contains very useful information molded into the sidewall. It shows the name of the tire, its size, whether it is tubeless or tube type, the maximum load and maximum inflation, the important safety warning and much other information. I hope you find this handy information usefull.

Typical sidewall

P215/65R15 89H

Shown here is the sidewall of a popular "P-metric," speed-rated auto tire.

  • "P" stands for passenger,
  • "215" represents the width of the tire in millimeters;
  • "65" is the ratio of height to width;
  • "H" is the speed rating;
  • "R" means radial; and
  • "15" is the diameter of the wheel in inches.
    Some speed-rated tires carry a Service Description, instead of showing the speed symbol in the size designation. The Service Description, 89H in this example, consists of the load index (89) and speed symbol (H). The H in this case indicates the tire's maximum speed is 130 mph. See the chart below for other speed ratings:

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