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steel belted radial tireclick to hear

Hybrid tire with addition belts laid on top of the plies of the radial tire; the cords of these belts crisscross each other diagonally.
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rubber wall click to hear

Part of the tire located between the tread and the bead.

bead wire click to hear

Coil of steel wire reinforcing a tire’s bead.

inner lining click to hear

Rubber layer covering the interior surface of the tire, preventing the tire from leaking or bursting when punctured.

radial ply click to hear

Layer of fabric fibers covered with rubber; its cord extends from one bead to the other.

belt click to hear

Layer of steel wires or fabric under the tread, reinforcing it.

rubbing strip click to hear

Round protrusion of the rubber wall, protecting it from side impact and wear.

tread design click to hear

Raised part of the tire tread that improves traction for various usage conditions.

tread click to hear

Sculpted part of a tire coming in contact with the roadway.

radial tire click to hear

Tire with plies whose cords are perpendicular to the direction of the tread.

bias-ply tire click to hear

Tire with plies whose cords cross each other and are diagonal to the direction of the tread.