May 16, 2016

Tyre Blowout – What To Do

There are a variety of problems that can happen when you are out driving, but by far one of the most terrifying is the infamous tyre blowout – This is known to cause panic in even the most experienced of drivers, but it can be handled if you know these simple steps.

Firstly just stay calm to avoid any panic or rushed decisions. Instead of braking, apply gentle pressure to the accelerator to maintain momentum, and identify a safe place to stop your car, bringing your car to a controlled stop without endangering yourself or other road users.

Once you have stopped in a safe place, try reading our guide on changing a tyre!

Safe driving from Britannia!