Can you still buy BLEM tires?
Such tires are sold for a lower price. Those tires do not feature the manufacturer’s warranty. However, as their blemished status was received due to a cosmetic issue, these tires are still safe to be used for everyday performance.
Are BLEM tires safe?
Tires are cured in molds at high pressure and temperature. When a tire is classified as a blem it is still DOT certified and the reason for the blem classification cannot be anything that would cause the tire to lose its DOT certification and be unsafe for use.
What is a tire BLEM?
What is a “Blem”? Tires that are reclassified as Blems are tires that were found at the final inspection stage to have some cosmetic or aesthetic imperfection. This can be something as minor as a tire with white letters having a letter that has some black showing in the white letter.
How can I get cheap tires?
Look for rebates and tire coupons at tire manufacturer websites. Manufacturers like Goodyear.com, Michelin.com, BFGoodrichTires.com and others offer promotions directly on their websites. Check to see if any of these promotions beat tire prices at a retailer like Sam’s Club.
How to get a Blem on a tire?
What is posted is what we currently have available. If a tire you are looking for on the Blem List is not listed, then we do not have it available as a blem. Orders for blems may be placed by calling 800-299-8000. If a tire you are looking for a particular tread pattern or size and it is not listed – then we do not have it available as a blem
How much does an Interco Blem tire cost?
*** PRICES DO NOT INCLUDE FREIGHT CHARGES*** SKU SIZE PRICE EACH XB-114 31X12.50-16 $150.00 XB-144 42.5X13.50-20 $320.00 XB-146 35X14.50-17 $200.00 XB-151 35X12.50-16 $220.00
How are blemished tires selected for priority use?
Blemished tires are selected on the same principle as a blemished clothing item. If an item of clothing has a small mark or an area with a poor stitching or a button missing, they are considered to be blemished. Blemished items are sold at lower prices as they are not up to the maker’s standards.
What does it mean when a tire is blemished?
Blemished items are sold at lower prices as they are not up to the maker’s standards.Blemished tires are tires which feature cosmetic damage. These tires are cosmetically damaged or incorrectly made in the manufacturing process.