Enemies Of The Tyre
There are three main enemies of the tyre: physical, environmental and 'human factors'. Common enemies include: inflation pressure, road hazards, tread depth, weather conditions, lack of maintenance, load, speed, and so on. With so many enemies of the tyre, it's quite impossible to accurately predict a tyre's service life. Michelin tyres are designed to provide many thousands of miles of excellent service. If not maintained properly, however, they will be subjected to greater wear and damage and, possibly, become unsafe.
The three main enemies of the tyre at a glance: