Information and updates regarding South Tacoma Auto's operations during COVID-19 here.
Covid Virus

As the situation with the novel Coronavirus/COVID-19 continues to change and develop, South Tacoma Auto wants you to know that we are open and ensuring that we're taking all necessary precautions to help keep our customers and employees safe and healthy.

  • We are open and flexible
  • Deep cleaning of automobiles
  • Deep cleaning of dealership
  • Hand sanitizing station available at the dealership
We are open

Sales Hours

Monday - Saturday: 9AM - 6PM
Sunday: 10AM - 6PM

Service Hours

Monday - Thursday: 7:30AM - 5:30PM
Friday: 8AM - 5:30PM
Saturday: 7:30AM - 4PM

Please Call (253) 444-4654

Quality Tire Service For Vehicles

Visit Our Service Center In Tacoma For A Tire Inspection

No matter what make, model or body style of vehicle you drive, one thing is for sure, its tires play a vital role in overall performance, efficiency and safety. Cornering, acceleration, braking and traction are all affected by the amount of tread and condition of your tires, so don't chance your car's safety or performance, visit South Tacoma Auto for a tire inspection.

South Tacoma Auto is a used car dealer in Tacoma, WA that offers a full-service dealership experience, including professional automotive maintenance and repair services. Our service department staff are trained and certified and offer a range of services, including the all-important tire inspection.

About Our Tire Services

When you arrive at our used car dealership and service center in Tacoma for a detailed tire inspection, our service advisors and technicians will get to work ensuring that your vehicle's tires are in proper working condition. If any tire issue is found, then we'll offer affordable solutions that can be carried out promptly.

Our service department near Federal Way and Lakewood, WA offers:

  • Tire inspections
  • Tire rotations
  • Tire inflating
  • Wheel alignment
  • Tire and wheel balancing
  • New tire installation

New Tires for Sale with Installation

If your car's tires are at the end of their usable life, then the tire technicians at the South Tacoma Auto will gladly install a new set of tires that offer similar performance to the set you are replacing. Or, perhaps you are after a set of high-performance summer tires, all-season rubber or winter tires that will help upgrade your ride's traction and overall performance.

With our competitively priced tires from top tire brands, our service staff can help you select the right tires for your car, SUV or pickup at the right price!

Schedule Your Tire Service Visit Now

While you can certainly stop into our service center when you are in the area and are needing a quick tire inflation or fix, we invite you to schedule your tire service visit online or by phone now.

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FAQs: Tire Service

How often should you service your tires?

Your tires should be serviced at least once a year, and more often if you frequently drive in harsh weather conditions. Inspect your tires regularly for signs of wear and tear, and make sure to keep them inflated to the proper pressure levels. If you notice any damage or unusual wear patterns, take your car to a certified mechanic or tire specialist for further inspection.

How do you service a tire?

When it comes to servicing a tire, there are a few key steps that you'll need to take to ensure that it is done properly:

  1. You'll want to make sure that the tire is inflated to the proper pressure.
  2. You'll need to check the tread depth and wear pattern of the tire.
  3. You will need to inspect the sidewall of the tire for any damage or signs of wear.

By following these simple steps, you can help extend the life of your tires and keep them performing at their best.

What is the average life of a tire?

Most tires have a lifespan of around 50,000 miles. However, the exact lifespan of a tire depends on several factors, including the type of vehicle driven, driving habits, and road conditions. Some tires may last longer than others, but eventually, all tires will need to be replaced.

When shopping for new tires, be sure to ask about the expected lifespan of the tires you are considering. And if you're unsure how long your current set of tires will last, consult your trusted mechanic or local auto service center. They can inspect your tires and determine if there is adequate remaining tread or if it's time for new tire installation.

Why is tire service important?

Tire service is important for several reasons. Firstly, it helps to keep your tires in good condition and prolongs their lifespan. Secondly, it can improve your vehicle's handling and performance, and thirdly, it can help to prevent accidents by keeping your tires properly inflated and free of any potential hazards. Lastly, it can also help you save money on fuel costs by optimizing for efficiency.

What is the most important tire maintenance?

The most important tire maintenance is to keep them inflated to the proper pressure. This can help prevent flats, blowouts, and other problems. It's also essential to check your tires regularly for wear and tear, and to rotate them every few thousand miles. So, while there is not a singular most important tire service procedure, proper inflation, inspections and rotations are critical to the overall health of your car's tires.

Services Offered

Thanks to our ASE Certified technicians, you can trust the services your vehicle recieves. Just like any service center, our team provides standard repair services and routine maintenance requests. Our prices are also very competitive for the area.

Our affordably-priced auto services are partially the reason why drivers prefer our auto care. Talk to one of our service representatives today and learn more about our selection of services and options.

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About Our Automotive Services In Tacoma, WA

Thanks to our ASE Certified technicians, many of which have also been factory-trained, we are able to provide local drivers of all makes of cars, SUVs and pickups with top-tier auto service. Just like any new car dealership with a service center, our used car dealership offers comprehensive automotive maintenance and repair services -- and you'll find that our prices are highly competitive!

Schedule Your Next Service AppointmentSouth Tacoma Auto asks you to schedule service online today!

Step One
Click on the link below to schedule your Service Appointment.

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Step Two
We will follow up and confirm your appointment, ensuring that you get the services you need.

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We will follow up and confirm your appointment, ensuring that you get the services you need.