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Tire/wheel protection recommendations

juju

Member
Mar 28, 2018
51
44
Atlanta
Hey gang

Last Saturday morning I noticed a weird noise coming from the back right tire. Immediately I knew it was either a rock or a nail. I’m not religious but I prayed pretty damn hard for it be a rock.

Alas, it was a nail. Too close to the wall to repair. New tire. 245/35/21...$360 installed, balanced, and aligned.

Progressive told me they don’t offer wheel/tire coverage separately so I’m in the market. Tried AutoNation and cannot get a call back to save my life.

Curious if anyone on the forum has any tire/wheel insurance recommendations.
 
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Bebop

Active Member
Jun 25, 2017
1,193
691
Midwest
If you buy tires from Discount Tire, not only do you get free tire rotations but also “insurance” on flat tires. You pay a bit extra for coverage but if you get a flat, you get the tire replaced for free.
 

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