With the ongoing coronavirus pandemic restricting most non-essential travel and movement, driving has taken a backseat for many. But that doesn’t mean you should neglect your vehicle. This is certainly the case for fleet operators, who may have reduced their capacity as a result of the current climate and now have vehicles sitting unused.
Although tyre maintenance may not be front of mind, it’s still an essential activity whether you are running a fleet of vehicles throughout the year or whether some of your fleet are surplus to requirements and therefore parked up for long periods of time.
The good news is there are many handy tips and tricks that’ll keep your tyres in good condition, even in storage:
Following these tips can make all the difference to keeping vehicles on the roads, especially for fleet operators responsible for transporting vital goods during these challenging times. Continuous tyre maintenance is crucial to avoiding unnecessary downtime and keeping supply chains moving.
If you follow these simple guidelines, you’ll help ensure that your vehicles are ready for whenever they’re next called upon. And remember to stay safe – on and off the road!
Tyre retreading is the process of applying a new tread design to a worn casing to extend the tyre life.
With restrictions easing across Europe, more and more vehicles are once again hitting our roads