Tyre Guide

When buying new tyres it is important to select the right size, load rating and speed rating. You'll see some numbers and letters on the side of every tyre - here's what they mean...

To learn more about our tyre supply and fitting services, give Haydon Tyres & Garage Services a call on 023 8081 2970.

What do the Tyre side wall markings mean on my tyres?

A: Width of the tyre in millimeters
B: Profile Height of the tyre sidewall as a percentage of the width
C: Wheel size The diameter of the tyre's inner rim in inches
D: Speed rating code to indicate the maximum speed for the tyre at full load


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All our staff always give a friendly, honest and professional service whether it be car servicing, car repair or carrying your vehicles yearly MOT which are carried out on site by our own staff.

Why Choose Us?

    • Trustworthy service with over 40 years experience
    • Highly-trained professional mechanics
    • Free impartial advice
    • Genuine and OE specification parts sourced and fitted
    • Large in-house stock of tyres
    • Quality services at affordable prices
    • Up front about invoicing - no hidden extras
    • Dedicated garage computer system with direct link to DVLA database

You can find us just off Junction 1 of the M27 - ideally located for customers situated in Southampton and the New Forest.