Maintenance & Care
When you have a good thing, you want it to last.Front and rear tires perform differently and, consequently, Yokohama recommends tire rotation to ensure even wear and lengthen tread life. Rotate your tires according to the vehicle manufacturer’s recommendation in your owner’s manual. In the absence of the vehicle manufacturer’s instruction, Yokohama recommends that its tires be rotated every 5,000 miles for normal applications. If your vehicle has a matching full-size spare tire, it is recommended that it be included in the tire rotation. After the tires are rotated, make sure they are inflated to the pressure specified by the vehicle manufacturer.
If you have any unusual tire wear, performance, or ride quality, take your car to a professional mechanic or retailer.
In the absence of a recommendation from the vehicle manufacturer, the following tire rotation patterns can be used: