Winter is Coming

October 15th, 2015
The days are getting shorter, there’s a snap in the air, and before you know it, the winter months are going to be upon us. Is your vehicle ready? 
 
Wipers: Even the best windshield wipers are only good for about a year; normal wear, the sun’s UV rays and the elements take their toll on them. Get a good look and check them for chunks, strips or chips missing, and replace if necessary for a streak-free field of vision in wet weather. Hint: a fresh application of 
Rain-X on your windshield and window glass can help visibility greatly. 
Brakes: Are you hearing any squeaks, squeals or ...[more]
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Don't Be Scared By Auto Repair - Fall Car Care Tips

October 30th, 2014
As Halloween quickly approaches, the spookiest time of the year is right around the corner with plenty of goblins and ghosts to frighten even the most cheerful souls. However, nothing is more frightening than unwanted vehicle malfunctions or foreseeable failures. Prevent excessive auto repair situations with useful tips on Halloween driver safety coupled with careful driving habits to keep any vehicle rolling through this season. Through proper maintenance and inspections, auto repair does not have to be scary; instead find safety in proper vehicle operations with improved handling, fuel efficiency and mobility.
 
In preparation for winter, fall auto repair is important for both maintaining current automotive functions and sustaining proper conditions for future use. Maint ...[more]
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Is Your Vehicle Spring Break Ready!?

April 30th, 2013

Do not forget to have your vehicle serviced for Spring and all it brings with it! Spring Break traveling and rain included! Make sure your tires are in top condition! Make sure your vehicle is properly aligned! Make sure your brakes are in proper stopping order! And now at Buffalo Trail and Tazewell locations you can make sure your oil is changed properly! Stop by Porter's Tire today and get ready for Spring!!

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Don't Wate Your Tax Refund!!

March 1st, 2012

Don't waste your tax refund on things you don't need! Why not come into one of the five Porter's Tire locations to put it to good use! For things like:

  • Brakes
  • Alignments
  • Shocks & Struts
  • Batteries
  • Headlight Restoration
  • AIr Filters
  • Wiper Blades & More

Of course you can't forget the custom wheels and tires available at our locations should your vehicle not need any of the above!

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Porter's Opens New Automotive Service in Tazewell

October 3rd, 2011

Porter's Tire Stores just opened their new Porter's Automotive Service in Tazewell today! This location is in addition to the new store that opened back in October of 2010. Formerly known as Doyle's, Porter's Tire hopes to continue his express service to all customers. Please call 423.626.7596 to set up an appointment for all your vehicle needs including Oil Changes, Brakes, Air Filters, Tune Ups, Diagnostics on Check Engine lights, AC work, and more!

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