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The type of tread on the tire can make an impact on the ground underneath
When tires are used casually on a small acreage, they rarely wear out.  But, they may need replacing because of dry rot, cracks, sidewall failures, or punctures. The recommendation is to put on...
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Turn those old tires into all kinds of useful items with these fun projects!
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One size does not fit all
In this edition of Maintenance Monday, we're answering a question from Tyler in Pennsylvania whose utility vehicle is going to need new tires soon. There are so many different sizes and tread...
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Check the air pressure on a regular basis
In this edition of Maintenance Monday, we're answering a question from Cole in South Carolina. He bought a used grain drill to pull behind his utility tractor and had to replace the tires. What...
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Be sure to match the load and speed ratings
In this edition of Maintenance Monday, we're answering a question from Adam in Texas. He recently bought some used tillage equipment to pull behind his utility tractor. It looks like he has to...
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Determine your farming practices, then get the largest tires for those applications
In this edition of Maintenance Monday, we're answering a question from Eddie in Colorado. He bought a used tractor at auction. The tires need replacing, but he's not clear on how to buy the...
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Bouncing? Losing traction? Take a look at your tires.
In this edition of Maintenance Monday, we're answering a question from Matt in Nebraska. While he was out in the field, the tractor suddenly started bouncing and losing traction. What would cause...
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A little slip is okay, but much more or less poses a problem
In this edition of Maintenance Monday, we're answering a question from Bill in New York. He's been working with tillage equipment and noticed his tractor tires spinning more than usual. How...
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There are a number of things to check to solve this
Radio interview source: Kip Whorton, John Deere Tech Instructor, Navarro College Listen here to the radio story In this edition of Maintenance Monday, we're answering a question from...
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Fluid in tires sounds like it may solve traction problems, but compact tractors aren't that bag and won't hold much fluid.
Radio interview source: Walter Tubbs, Ag Instructor, Arkansas State University Listen here to the radio story (mp3) or read below   In this edition of Maintenance Monday, we...

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