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    can someone pls advise, what should be the instructions about tyres while continously running in real hot weather... i mean does the tyre pressure needs to be adjusted or there should be some speed limit we should take care of, or should we not continoulsy running for longer hours etc.. ??


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    28 -30 lbs its better to take short nap this will make the tyre cool as well as the engine

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    good tyres can withstand heat build-up. you should set your tyre pressure according to the manufacturers guidelines first thing in the morning with as little driving as possible.

    as you use the tyres they will heat up slightly but as i said above, good tyres will dissipate the heat and your tyre pressure will not rise dramatically. as long as your tyres are not more than 4 years old adn have a heat rating of at least "A" then you can continue to use them within their speed rating all day and they will not fail.
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    thanx.. does it make any difference with tubeless or with tube? i mean either of any kind, is more effective in extra ordinary hot conditions like we are reading in news that temprature has risen to above 50 celcius in some areas of Sindh!!

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    if you use my above post as a guide it is the same for tubeless and tubed tyres.
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    it also depend on weight (number of passengers) in car, but it is better for car 1300 c.c 30-32 lbs. I have seen on some website that for long route driving please add extra 2-3 lbs in each tyre.I will again search for it and confirm you.
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    if your tyres air pressure is 30, after long driving atleast 200km it will be near 40 automatically.so keep the pressure same 30 if you're going for long journey.

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    @Storm & Dr. Kazim,
    Thank you so much..

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