Tires

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Reports: Counterfeit Chinese Tires May Be Selling Under US Brand Names

An investigation by Consumer Reports has discovered that a Chinese company may be selling counterfeit tires in the US under a brand name that consumers trust.

11/19/2014

Sculpture created by New York-based artist Chakaia Booker for the Garment District Summer Public Art Series. (Credit: CBS 2)

A Look At Artist Chakaia Booker’s Garment District Art Installation

The annual Garment District Summer Public Art Series will be captivating audiences until November.

06/04/2014

A rash of tire slashings has been plaguing Woodhaven, Queens. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Rash Of Tire Slashings Plagues Woodhaven, Queens

Multiple residents of Woodhaven, Queens have awoken this week to find their tires slashed – with the damage done in a manner that makes repairs impossible.

04/04/2014

Balding Tires

Seen At 11: Prevent Tragedy By Keeping Your Tires On Track

Balding tires are a risk you might not think about. But new technology can make sure you know when it’s time for worn tires to be changed.

07/09/2013

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Goodyear Recalls Tires Over Accident Concerns

Goodyear is recalling six versions of its Wrangler Silent Armor tires over concerns that the tread could separate from the tire and cause accidents.

02/26/2012

Goodyear Tire (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Goodyear Issues Tire Recall, Warns Of Tread Separation

Goodyear says the recall affects about 40,000 tires made in 2009, including 27,000 in service. It says it will replace the recalled tires with new ones.

02/25/2012

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Spare Tires On The Endangered List Thanks To Fuel Economy Rules

According to AAA, spare tires could soon disappear altogether.

01/26/2012

Rims stolen off a car in Massapequa (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Tire, Rim Thefts Continue On Long Island

We told you last week how thieves took the rims and tires off of five cars in Massapequa, Long Island – leaving the vehicles on blocks in the streets. Now a dealership was also hit.

01/18/2012

Car Flipped Over On Northern State Parkway in Roslyn, L.I. Jan. 26. Photo: Mona Rivera

Yet Another Snowstorm Batters The Tri-State

It’s beginning to sound really old: The New York City area is getting snow again.

01/26/2011