Education & help

Resources for readiness

These short articles and videos will help you maintain your vehicle — or help you identify the signs that come in.

 
A person changing a flat tire on the side of the road. A person changing a flat tire on the side of the road.
How to change a flat tire

Here’s what you need to do to get safely back on the road.

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A Michelin brand tire showing the tire load, index and speed numbers. A Michelin brand tire showing the tire load, index and speed numbers.
Tire load index & speed symbols

We’ve deciphered all those details on your tire sidewalls.

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Quick Lane trained technician grabbing tire on vehicle. Quick Lane trained technician grabbing tire on vehicle.
Quick reminder: rotate your tires

Here’s why this recommended service is so important.

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A person changing a flat tire on the side of the road. A person changing a flat tire on the side of the road.
Checking your tire air pressure

How to do it. When to do it. And where to find out how much air is recommended for your tires.

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An image of a Uniform Tire Quality Grading (UTQG) Guide. An image of a Uniform Tire Quality Grading (UTQG) Guide.
Uniform tire quality grading

Learn what tire quality grading is and why it matters to you.

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Person grabbing the center of a spare tire. Person grabbing the center of a spare tire.
Types of spare tires

Learn more about the ins and outs of spare tires.

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A person using a tire gauge to check tire tread depth. A person using a tire gauge to check tire tread depth.
When to replace your tires

Can you identify the signs that it might be time for new tires? We can help.

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A Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center location with tires on a shelf. A Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center location with tires on a shelf.
How to choose the right tires for your vehicle

Learn about the differences and benefits of each type of tire.

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An image of rusty brake drum. An image of rusty brake drum.
How to spot worn brakes

Learn the difference between normal wear and worn out.

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A person jump starting the battery of a vehicle. A person jump starting the battery of a vehicle.
Jump-starting a battery

If your battery needs a jump, here’s how to get some life back into it.

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2019 Ford Edge driving on the outskirts of a city. 2019 Ford Edge driving on the outskirts of a city.
Tips that can help boost your gas mileage

Proper vehicle maintenance helps extend the life of your vehicle and can also help achieve better fuel efficiency.

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A Quick Lane Factory Trained Technician working on the suspension of a vehicle. A Quick Lane Factory Trained Technician working on the suspension of a vehicle.
How to spot a worn suspension system

These warning signs indicate your vehicle’s suspension system — including its shocks and struts — may need maintenance.

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