How much does a Tesla wheel cost?
Update: $3400 for a set of 19″ sports rims. Additional $100 per TPMS sensor.
What tires come with Tesla S?
The OEM factory tire on the Tesla Model S is a Goodyear Eagle Touring tire. With many different styles available, the factory tire can change but the Goodyear Eagle Touring is the most common option provided.
How much does it cost to replace tires on a Tesla?
There are a couple of dozen tire models on the market which properly fit a current model S Tesla. Cost for replacement will run between $800 and $1500 depending on quality and performance type.
How long do Tesla factory tires last?
Officially, the tires installed at the factory on Tesla vehicles last around 30,000 miles. That said, owners have reported good tread depth well beyond 40,000 miles. The practical lifespan range of Tesla tires is 20,000 to 40,000 miles.
Are Tesla tires run flats?
The car does not have a spare and the tire are not run flats. In the United States, you call Tesla. They have contracts with companies that do roadside repairs, in fact often the same places that have Auto Club contracts. They carry spare tires and will change them out for you.
Can any tire company change Tesla tires?
Yes. Damaged Tesla tires can be taken to Tesla Service Centers or a nearby 3rd party tire shop for repair or replacement.
Do Teslas need special tires?
Hmm Tesla doesn’t make its own “special” tires and many of today’s cars have run-flat tires. Even though this particular tire could be on a myriad of vehicles, being that it’s on a Tesla, the shop won’t service it.
Why do Tesla tires wear out so fast?
EVs are also far heavier than their gas counterparts. Batteries don’t have the energy density, or the wattage per pound of gasoline. So they necessarily weigh more. This extra weight increases friction on the tires, which wears them out more quickly.
Do Tesla’s wear out tires faster?
Unfortunately, the technology isn’t quite there yet, and one of the biggest issues EVs present is also one of the most overlooked: tires. According to Cnet.com, a standard road tire can wear out 30% faster when installed on an EV. The average Tesla owner buys a third more tires than the average Camry driver.
What happens when you get a flat on a Tesla?
If your tire is damaged and your vehicle becomes inoperable, you can request roadside assistance immediately from the bottom of your Tesla app home screen. In some regions, our trained roadside providers carry a limited number of loaner wheels to quickly exchange for a damaged wheel or tire.
Can you put nitrogen in Tesla tires?
No appointment is necessary – just walk in and ask for air in your tires. n the factory, Tesla fills its tires with air that is: 78 percent nitrogen (like racecar and jet airplane tires) 21 percent oxygen (reacts with steel much better than most other gasses)