Do you know how to check tire pressure? If you want to learn tyre pressure filling, then you also need to learn to check its pressure beforehand. You should check the pressure of tyres when your vehicle has been parked for more than three tyres. This means that your tyres should be cold enough to measure pressure with a correct reading. You need to check the recommended PSI by the manufacturer. You can write the PSI for all tyres and then check the pressure by using a gauge.
You need to remove the valve from tyres and then place the gauge on the stem. After this, you can press down hard to disappear hiss sound after which gauge can start providing an appropriate reading. With the help of digital gauge, you will be able to see reading on the screen. You should note down the pressure and keep checking it every month. If you want to learn how to fill tyre pressure, you can read the following tips.
- There are two methods to refill tyres. One is on your own and the second is going to the gas station. If you want to save money, then you should do this task on your own. You should make the compressor hose reach on all tyres and then turn the air compressor on. After this, you can remove stem caps and then set them to side.
- You can press the hose on the valve stem and then press the lever. Meanwhile, you should feel a little bit of air passing through the hose and it will be inflating the tire. It will require effort to hold the hose on tyre’s valve stem.
- You can check if your tyre has enough pressure by releasing the lever. The gauge will let you know if there is enough pressure in the tyre. You can adjust the pressure in tyres in a similar manner.
- By using digital pressure gauge, you should check the pressure of tyre again. If you find the pressure to be high, then you can release some air from the tyre. After this, you need to check it again before replacing the valve cap on tyres.
If you will learn to check the tyre pressure every month, then you can also find a local gas station where you can find an air compressor. You can reduce tyre damage and enjoy fuel economy by learning the technique of filling tyre pressure. Whoever wants to enjoy safe driving need to keep checking the tyre pressure. With the above steps, it can be possible to check the pressure of the tyre and then fill it.
After learning how to fill tyre pressure, you should try it out to check if you have learnt it properly or not. In the beginning, it might be difficult to become an expert but if you will do it two or three times, then it will become quite easy to do this task on your own. If you can’t do it on your own, you can also keep an eye when the garage mechanic will be doing it in front of you at the store.