Defective cracked tyre

Tyre damage

Know how to identify tyre defects or signs of wear that put your safety at risk: cracked tyre, cracks, hernias, bulges, vibrations… Be careful about your tyre tread and sidewall to ensure you change your equipment in time. It can be very dangerous to drive with a damaged tyre. And safety doesn’t wait!

Tyre bulges: not to be ignored!

Has a bulge formed on the sidewall of your tyre? Find out how to avoid an imminent blowout and a possible accident.

Flat spot: how to avoid tyre deformation after parking for a long time

After leaving your vehicle parked for a few days, or even a few weeks, do you feel your vehicle shakes slightly for the first few miles before settling back down? This is what is known as tyre flat spotting, a flattening phenomenon that occurs after a vehicle is parked for a long period of time. This tyre deformation is usually temporary but sometimes it can become permanent. We tell you how to avoid it...

Cracking and ageing of tyres

How to assess and slow down tyre rubber ageing?

How old and dangerous are your tyres? Did you know that the condition of the rubber has a direct impact on the safety of...


Tyre pressure, tread depth, spare wheel: the three things to check before a long car journey

Getting ready for a long car journey? Don't forget to check your tyres: after all, they’re the only point of contact between your car and the road! Here's our checklist of everything you need to consider to set off with total peace of mind...