What Tires Are Right For My SUV?

April 24th, 2017

If you drive an SUV or crossover, there are a lot of choices out there when it comes to buying new tires. So many, in fact, that it can be hard to know where to even start.

A good starting point, however, would be to consider what you’re actually going to use your SUV for. Do you have a 4 x 4 SUV that you expect to take off-road often? Do you think you might use it for the occasional hunting or fishing trip on dirt or gravel roads? Or is it just a grocery-getter and soccer team hauler?

SUV Tires in Pennsylvania

Light truck tires are available that rival the best passenger car tires when it comes to all-season traction, ride quality, road manners, noise level and handling. Light truck tires are even available with low-rolling-resistance technology to help you sque ...[more]

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Prom Pledge - Making The Right Choice Before Getting Behind The Wheel

April 14th, 2017

I pledge to never get behind the wheel while under the influence. I pledge to give my undivided attention to the road. I pledge never to text and drive. I pledge to drive at the posted speed limits and abide by all traffic laws. I pledge to never drive while fatigued.

 

 

In an effort to educate our area’s student drivers, United Tire and Service has developed a community awareness initiative to encourage safe driving practices during this highly anticipated time of year. By taking the pledge above, community members are joining this movement to make our roads a safer place for everyone who drives them.

According to a recent study by Mothers Against Drunk Drivin ...[more]

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Prom Driving Safety

April 12th, 2017

Prom night signifies the end of the school year and the last few weeks before summer. It’s a night that students look forward to their entire high school career. From the gowns and tuxes to the corsages and photos, students go above and beyond to look their best, thinking of every last detail to make the night memorable. But, is preparing for everything really possible?

According to MADD, Mothers Against Drunk Driving, teen alcohol use kills 4,700 people each year and 90% of teens believe their peers are more likely to drink and drive on prom night.

While it may take a backseat to all of the glam around the night’s festivities, knowing how to stay safe on the roads can make the difference between a night you never want to forget and a tragedy that will forever stay in your mind.

In an effort to keep the roads in our community safe during this exciting time of year, United Tire is serving as an advocate for safe and fo ...[more]

  Tags: Prom, Driving Safety
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Unforgettable Pennsylvania Road Trips

March 20th, 2017

There’s no better way to explore the country than with the Great American Road Trip. You can take it at your own pace, set your own destinations and stop to explore whenever you feel like it…then get started again at your own leisure. At United Tire & Service, we thought you might like to know about some road trips right here in Pennsylvania you can check out with your family:Pennsylvania Road Trip - Cherry Springs State Park

  • Brandywine Valley: Extending from southeastern Pennsylvania into Delaware, the Brandywine Valley is loved for its gorgeous countryside and wineries. Be sure to stop and check out Longwood Gardens, a beautifully manicured layout of fountains and landscaping.
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Tips For Fuel Economy

January 9th, 2017
Everyone wants to make a dollar go a little farther -- here are some tips to get a little more out of your fuel dollar!
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