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The Importance of Regular Oil Changes for Your Vehicle

At Gerry’s OK Tire, we know that regular oil changes are an essential aspect of car maintenance that cannot be overstated. Despite its importance, some vehicle owners neglect this critical maintenance procedure. Oil changes may seem like an inconvenience or an additional expense, but they are necessary for maintaining the health and longevity of your […]


March 7, 2023

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What to Look for When Choosing New Tires

Choosing new tires for your vehicle can be an overwhelming experience, especially if you are not familiar with the different types of tires and their features. Tires are one of the most critical components of a vehicle and they play a crucial role in ensuring your safety while driving. Therefore, it is essential to choose […]


February 28, 2023

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9 Money Saving Driving Tips

There is no arguing that owning a vehicle is not cheap.  You have the expense of the vehicle itself coupled with the cost of insurance and, of course, the ever-rising gas prices.  However, owning a vehicle is also a necessity and the convenience of owning a vehicle definitely out-weighs the expense.  While there is little […]


February 21, 2023

Car Love

5 Ways to Show Your Vehicle Some Love

It is Valentine’s Day and what better way to show your appreciation for your trusted automobile that gets you from point A to point B  than to treat it with a little TLC.  Here are Gerry’s OK Tire’s 5 tips to show your car some love. Make sure to change your oil regularly. Changing your […]


February 14, 2023

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Tips For Buying a Used Car

If you’re in the market for a used vehicle, you’ll want to make sure you’re making the best purchase possible. However, knowing what to look for in a used vehicle isn’t always obvious. So, in order to help you out, here’s a checklist of things to consider when shopping for a used car. Buying a […]


February 7, 2023

Check engine warning light

Top 6 Vehicle Warning Lights to Pay Attention To

When you get into your vehicle, you often take for granted that it will always just be in perfect working order and that’s because most of the time it is.  However, there are times when one of the yellow warning signs pop up on the dashboard indicating that something needs your attention.  It is important […]


January 31, 2023

Tire rotation

The Importance of Balancing and Rotating Your Tires

Tire rotation and tire balancing are both very important to your vehicle.  They ensure that your tires do not wear unevenly and that your driving experience is as smooth as possible. Balancing and rotating your tires is important to getting the most out of your investment. At Gerry’s OK Tire, we specialize in tires and […]


January 24, 2023

Flat Tire

How To Change a Flat Tire

You never know when you might be faced with having to change a flat tire.  Though it may be easier to just call for help, changing your own tire can be a lot faster than waiting for a tow truck, if you know what you are doing. Here is a simple guide that takes you […]


January 17, 2023

Driving in the rain.

Tips For Driving in Heavy Rain

It goes without saying that if you don’t have to go out in a torrential downpour, then don’t. If you have the choice, stay home.  But, there are instances when staying home isn’t an option. Maybe you need to pick up your kids from soccer practice or have to go to the airport or some […]


January 11, 2023

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All-Season Tires vs Winter Tires

If you are in need of new tires, you may be asking yourself whether or not you need winter tires vs all-season ones.  While the choice may seem pretty straight forward if you are living on the coast where winter weather conditions are pretty mild(though the coast does see some snowy weather which can limit […]


January 3, 2023