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Hitting The Road For A Getaway? Make Sure Your Tires Are Up To Speed

Triple A says one of the most common calls they get for roadside assistance in the summer has to do with tire problems.


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Reward Offered For Information Leading To Arrest In Levittown Tire Slashing

Falls Township Police say a reward is being offered after tires were found slashed Sunday in Levittown, Bucks County.


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Police: Tires Found Slashed In Levittown

Neighbors in the Pinewood section of Levittown, Bucks County woke up early Sunday morning to tires slashed.


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Officials In Gloucester County Allow Residents To Get Rid Of Unused Tires And Fight Mosquito Population

Gloucester County is allowing residents to drop off old tires from pickups and personal vehicles.


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Goodyear Recalls About 48,500 SUV Tires Due To Tread Cracks

Goodyear is recalling about 48,500 SUV tires after finding small cracks in the tread during endurance testing.


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Reports: Counterfeit Chinese Tires May Be Selling Under US Brand Names

An investigation by Consumer Reports has discovered that a Chinese company may be selling counterfeit tires in the US under a brand name that consumers trust.


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3 On Your Side: Summer Driving Advice

3 On Your Side Consumer reporter Jim Donovan has some advice for safe summer driving.


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3 On Your Side: Ways To Know When Tires Need Replacing

As 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, new technology can remind you when your tires need to be replaced.


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Suspect Caught On Tape Stealing $1,600 In Tires, Car Jacks

Philadelphia police are searching for a suspect who caught on tape stealing $1,600 in used tires and jacks.


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Suspect Arrested In West Philadelphia Tire Slashings

Police have made an arrest in connection with a series of tire slashings in West Philadelphia earlier this month.


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$10,000 Reward Offered To Catch Vandals In West Philadelphia Tire Slashing Spree

Philadelphia police are searching for two individuals in connection with the vandalism of dozens of cars early Monday morning.


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Michelin Recalls 77,000 Tires Due To Defects

The tires—Michelin XZU2, XZU3 and XM505—were produced between 2005 and fall 2011 at the company’s Spartanburg, SC plant.