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Tire Discounters Expanding Through Partnerships And Organic Growth.

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Family owned company adding stores in existing markets and entering Knoxville, TN.

Family-owned and operated Tire Discounters, one of the fastest growing companies in its industry, will continue to accelerate their southern expansion by opening 4 new stores before the end of the year. The new stores mark the latest additions to the 112 existing Tire Discounters across six states. Two of the four new stores will open in Knoxville, TN. The stores in Oak Ridge and Cedar Bluff mark the company’s long-awaited entry into the Knoxville market.

This year we’ve grown through partnerships, like our stores in Dalton, GA, and organically with new customers and new stores in our existing markets. Our entry into Knoxville marks an exciting end to 2018. Expanding into Knoxville was an easy decision for us. Oak Ridge and Cedar Bluff are just the beginning. We have plans for more Knoxville stores opening in 2019

- Jamie Ward, President

It would be nice to have one of your stores in Knoxville. You offer quality services, so it would be nice to have you here.

- customer from Tennessee during his call to TD customer service line in May 2017

In addition to Knoxville, the company is opening new stores in Chattanooga and Huntsville. The two new locations in existing markets will build on the success of existing stores by making the local shopping experience more convenient, and more enjoyable, with Tire Discounters unique approach to customer service and strong focus on vehicle safety.

It’s important to us that our customers’ vehicles are safe and ready to roll for long holiday road trips and everyday travel.  Tire Discounters includes conveniences like free safety inspections and free alignment with every standard 4 tire purchase because it’s the right thing to do for our customers.

- Charles Curlee, Vice President of Retail Sales


 

New Store Locations

Knoxville: 122 Moss Groves Blvd, Knoxville, TN 37922 and 225 S. Illinois Ave, Oak Ridge, TN 37830

Chattanooga: 138 Raider Lane, Chattanooga, TN 37504

Huntsville: 11920 Memorial Pkwy South, Huntsville, AL 35803

The speed rating of a tire is based on U.S. Government standards for reaching and sustaining a specified speed. Typically, a tire with a higher speed rating results in better handling. Speed ratings apply only to the tire itself, and not to a particular vehicle. Putting a tire rated for a certain speed on a vehicle does not mean that the vehicle can be safely operated at the tire's rated speed.

The load range on a tire helps determine its ability to contain air pressure and its overall strength. Ranges are expressed using a number and the higher the number, the stronger the tire. These measurements are primarily for light trucks and SUV’s.

Tread depth is the distance between the top of the tread rubber to the bottom of the tire's deepest grooves.  In the United States, tread depth is measured in 32nds of an inch.

A tire’s maximum load is the maximum amount of weight the tire is designed to hold. The tire’s load carrying capacity is directly related to the tire’s size and amount of inflation pressure that is actually used. Each load range has a assigned air pressure identified in pounds per square inch (psi) at which the tire's maximum load is rated.

The total width of the tire, including any raised features on the sidewall. 

This is how many layers of rubber and other materials are in the tire.  

The measurement, in inches, from rim flange to the other rim flange. 

The maximum width of a wheel that a tire can be put onto. 

The minimum width of a wheel that a tire can be put onto.  

A tire's section width (also called "cross section width") is the measurement of the tire's width from its inner sidewall to its outer sidewall (excluding any protective ribs, decorations or raised letters) at the widest point. 

What makes up a tire; each ply, the sidewall, the tread, and bead.  

This number will tell you how well the tire will disperse heat buildup. 

This is how much weight a tire is rated to hold.

A tire’s maximum inflation pressure (PSI) is the highest "cold" inflation pressure that the tire is designed to contain. When measuring a tire’s max PSI, it is important the tire is "cold," because warmer temperatures can cause the tire pressure to temporarily increase resulting with inaccurate readings. This measurement should only be used when called for on the vehicle’s tire placard or in the vehicle’s owners manual.

The mileage warranty of a tire indicates the number of miles that a tire is estimated to last. If a tire fails to last for the number of miles indicated by the warranty, the customer will be given credit from the tire manufacturer toward a new tire based on how many miles short of the estimate the tire fell. Some restrictions apply. 

TD will repair flat tires as long as it can be done safely in accordance with Tire Industry Association (TIA) Guidelines.  Excludes: Under 40 series, run-flats, mud tires, trailer tires, off-road vehicles, and any tire over six (6) years old.  Other exclusions may apply.  See store for details.  


National accounts and local fleet not included.

Free Alignment with 4-Tire Purchase

National accounts not included.  Other exclusions may apply.

Our Nationwide Worry Free Guarantee offers FREE unlimited Tire Repairs for the entire life of your tires. If your tire can't be fixed and is over 3/32" tread, no worries, we will give you a replacement tire at any time, up to 3 years. We'll even help get your tire changed by including reimbursement for Roadside Assistance (up to $75) for the first 12 months at no additional cost. Effective: August 24, 2017. For complete details, see our warranty at any Tire Discounters location.

Components of the Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) sensor wears over time.

A TPMS Service Kit is suggested each time a tire/wheel is serviced. If left unchanged, over time, these components of the TPMS may corrode, leak or fail.

Tire/wheel service is defined as when tire is removed from the wheel.

The represents the smallest and widest size wheels that are recommended by the tire manufacturer for the tire to be mounted on. 

 

 

Mounting & Balancing  $76

Lifetime Rotation and Balancing $600*

Lifetime Tire Pressure Adjustments $16

Rubber Valve Stems $8

Tire Repair**  $100

TOTAL = $800


*Estimate based on 4-tire purchase of 60,000-mile tires. 

**Excludes: Under 40 series, run-flats, mud tires, trailer tires, off-road vehicles, and any tire over six (6) years old.  Other exclusions may apply.

Mounting & Balancing  $76

Lifetime Tire Pressure Adjustments $16

Rubber Valve Stems $8

Lifetime Rotation $240

Total = $340

*Estimate based on 4-tire purchase of 60,000 mile tires.