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How old are my tires?

How to find the DOT code?

How to find the DOT code?

Each tire has an imprinted DOT code. The four-digit DOT code is usually located in a window on the tire sidewall.

M5EJ 006X - wrong  Do not use codes with letters! You need only the numbers.

3811 - proper  Find the 4 digit number, 3811 in this example.

Tire aging and road safety

Using the old, worn-out tires carry an increased risk of accident on the road.