How Do I Protect My RV Tires?

How Do I Protect My RV Tires?If you own an RV, you can go all over the country, traveling, exploring, and having an excellent time. You can create many memories when traveling in your RV. However, if you want to continue being able to use your RV month after month, year after year, you will need to know how to protect your RV tires. From this point forward, you can read this guide to learn more about protecting your RV tires.

How do you preserve trailer tires?

Many useful tips mentioned below will allow you to preserve your trailer tires. Some of the things that you should do include the following:

These are some of the best ways that you can preserve trailer tires.

Does Tire Shine prevent dry rot?

is not going to prevent dry rot necessarily. This product only preserves the new look and keeps the tires of your RV looking good. If you want them to keep looking shiny and black, you will want to use Tire Shine at least once a month, if not more.


How can you tell if a tire has dry rot?

If you want to know if your RV tires have developed tire rot, you will want to take notice of the following things:

If you notice these things, your RV tire(s) have dry rot.



How do you know if your trailer tires are bad?

If you are trying to determine whether you need new tires for your RV, some of the signs that your tires are bad and include replacing include the following:

If these things occur in your trailer tires, you should have them replaced.

Should I inflate my trailer tires to max psi?

It would be best to inflate your trailer tires to the max psi, consult your owner’s manual or check the tire’s sidewall. If you don’t increase them to the max psi, you will lose weight capacity for your vehicle and wear your tires out prematurely.

What is the best surface for parking an RV?

You should get a concrete pad if you are looking for the best surface to park your RV. Concrete is the most durable surface, and it’s made to hold more massive machinery and vehicles. If you want a concrete pad on your property, a 6-inch deep concrete pad would be alright.

Do you need to balance RV trailer tires?

RV trailer tires do need to be balanced. If you don’t adjust them, you will feel more vibration when using your trailer. Also, without balancing the tires, the axle bearings will wear out quicker and may even fail. Your tires could also blow out if they haven’t been balanced.

Should trailer tires be balanced?

Yes, your trailer tires should be balanced. Balancing your trailer tires can reduce the chances of blowing out your tires or ruining the axle bearings. The recommended time to have your trailer tires balanced is at least every 3 to 6 years and is generally done after you have your trailer tires replaced.

Now that you know more about How you can protect your RV tires, you can take the necessary action to keep your RV in great shape. You can apply a UV protectant or ozone blocker treatment to your RV tires and place coverings over them when they are not in use. Lift your trailer off the ground when you are not using it, inflate your tires to max psi, prevent dry rot, and balance your tires when needed. If you notice that your RV tires have gone bad, you should have them replaced right away.

Bestseller No. 1
RV Tire Covers for 30~32in Dia Double Wheels - 2 Pcs Dual-Axle Wheel Anti-UV Covers for RV/Truck/Trailers/Campers, Summer Sun Protection Waterproof Wear-Resistant Thick Vinyl Plush Lining (Black)
  • [Two-pack Set] We offer you two cost-effective double axle wheel covers with elastic hem that can protect a total of four tires from 30" to 32" in diameter on both sides of your RVs, campers, dual axle trailers and trucks.
  • [Weather-resistant] Thanks to the waterproof vinyl surface, our dual tire covers are rain and snow resistant. The black surfaces gives them better UV protection, making them especially suitable for summer use.
  • [Fleece Linings] The fleece linings make our dual wheel covers thicker and better insulated against cold. Your tires will safely survive this cold winter. Our products are definitely better than those covers made of oxford cloth on the market.
  • [Other Benefits] Owners who have to park their vehicles for long periods of time especially need our covers. These double wheel covers effectively avoid damage to the tires from dust and ordinary collisions or pokes, extending the tires' life.
  • [Easy to Use] No other tools are required and a single person can attach the double tire covers to the wheels on either side in less than two minutes. The black buckle straps ensure that the covers will not be blown away or get stolen.
Bestseller No. 2
Moonet Tire Covers for RV Wheel (4 Pack Silver), 4 Layer Oxford Waterproof UV Sun Protectors for Motorhome Boat Trailer Camper Van SUV, D74cm x H28cm for Diameter 27"-29"
  • 【Size Selection】一Universal fit for 27 - 29 inch tire diameters (⚠️ not the rim size).Please choose the suitable size of tire cover according to our size guide chart (or by calculate formula: For example your tire size marked is P225/75R15, A=225 B=75 C=15 Diameter=A*B/500/2.54+C=225*75/500/2.54+15=28.29 inch,then you should to choose the size M for Tire Diameter 27-29 inch.)
  • 【MATERIAL】Moonet Rv tire covers is made of 4 layers oxford premium material. 100% rainproof snowproof and sunproof. The inner lining is soft cotton, so it is much more durable in any extreme weather.
  • 【HIGHLIGHTS】HOOK DESIGN - keeps the tire cover stay on the wheel even on windy days, ensures more secure fit, easy to put on and easy to remove. Great fit for RV, boat trailers, campers, jeep, truck and SUV.
  • 【FUNCTION】Thickening, Waterproof, Non-scratch, Backing, Dustproof, Extensible. Protect the tires and wheels from Sun Damage, Dirt, Rust, Corrosion and all types of weather when your vehicle is parked. Keep wheels in good shape and extend service life.
  • Please make sure your tire diameter before buying OR contact us directly. We will be happy to recommend the correct size tire cover for you.
Bestseller No. 3
kayme Rv Tire Covers Set of 4, Travel Trailer Camper Truck SUV Motorhome Waterproof Wheel Cover, Sun Rain Snow Protector, Fit 27-29 Inch Tire Diameter/Silver
  • 【Premium Material】— Kayme Rv tire covers are made of 4 layers heavy duty material. PE&PEVA is 100% percent waterproof, great for rainproof snowproofing. High reflective aluminum is good at sunproof.The inner lining is soft cotton.So it is much more durable in extreme weather.
  • 【Why use a tire cover ?】— Kayme trailer tire cover protects the tire from sun damage, corrosion and all types of weather when your vehicle is parked. Keep wheels in good shape and extend your service life.
  • 【 Model L 】— Universal fit 27-29 inch tire diameters (not the rim size). Use on rv, boat trailers, campers, jeeps, trucks and suv. Refer to our fitting guide picture(sixth picture) for size selection.
  • 【Product details】— Elasticized band and hook design for a secure fit. The cord keeps the tire covered on the wheel even on windy days. Easy to install and remove.Come with a waterproof storage bag.
  • 【Calculate tire diameter】— For 205/75/15 tire.Calculation formula is 205/10/2.54*75*0.01*2+15=27.1 inch. Just replace the number 205 75 15 with real tire will get the real tire diameter
Bestseller No. 4
Kohree RV Tire Covers Set of 4, Waterproof Aluminum Film Snow UV Sun Tire Protector for RV Wheel Camper Truck Trailer SUV Motorhome, Fit 27" to 29" Tires Diameters, Silver
  • 🚚【Premium Aluminum Film】Each evenly wrapped tire cover is coated with highly reflective aluminum, which effectively prevents sun exposure, rain, or snow damage to the tire.
  • 🚚【Double Weatherproof Protection】The extra thick cotton lining is more durable in extreme weather, keeping your loved vehicle from the harm of complex weather conditions such as rain, snow, frost, or dirt.
  • 🚚【Suitable for Different Models】Kohree trailer tire cover fits all kinds of RVs, trailers, campers, cars, and trucks. This model is for 27" - 29" tire diameters.
  • 🚚【Friendly Hook Design】It's easy to install, remove, and clean without any tool. After the installation, hooks and elasticized back hem design help you keep them stay on the wheel securely even on windy days.
  • 🚚【Long Lifespan】Kohree wheel covers are made of aluminum film material, which can keep its shape for a long time and provides strong protection for vehicle tires continuously.
SaleBestseller No. 5
Tire Covers for RV Wheel Set of 4 Non-Woven Wheel Covers Waterproof UV Coating Tire Protectors Universal Fit for RV Trailer Camper Truck Jeep SUV Car Wheel, Fits Tire Diameters 27-29”
  • 【Universal Fit】Rv tire covers set of 4 pack fits RV, trailer, motorhome, jeep, car ,truck, camper with 27-29” tire diameters, not the rim size.Please measure before purchasing our tire cover.
  • 【Durable Material】Our tire covers are made of 3 layers rip-stop non-woven fabric + 1 layer anti-UV Coating + 1 layer water resistant membrane prevent tire oxidation,corrosion and damage by the frost, provide all round protection.
  • 【Multi-Function】Thin and light non-woven fabric with excellent air permeability, provide your wheels better protection from the sun, UV, pet urine, dust, rust.Keep the wheels in excellent condition and extend their service life.
  • 【Secure Fit】This trailer tire cover with elasticized back hem and hook design for a fast and adjustable fit, will not be blown away by the heavy wind.
  • 【After-sale Service】1 year warranty, any issues with your order, please contact us directly, we'll respond within 24-48 hours to make it right.
Bestseller No. 6
Tire Covers Trailer Spare Wheel Covers Set of 4 for Truck, SUV, Trailer, Camper, RV, Universal Fits Tire Diameters 26-29 Inches
  • ✅FITS 26 - 29 INCH TIRE - Our RV tire covers are ideal for use on RVs, Trailers, Trucks, Campers, SUVs, Jeeps, and many other cars. You can choose different tire cover according to your tire size.
  • ✅5 LAYERS TIRE COVER - Our RV spare tire cover designed with 3 waterproof and scratch-proof layers of non-woven fabric with A waterproof membrane and A anti-UV coating, that provides your wheels better protection from the sun and washable
  • ✅ANTI-UV - UPF 50+, avoid your Trailer Tire aging and disintegration caused by sun exposure. This tire covers for trailers work as a sunshade to block UV rays and survive hot summer, avoid tire blowout to ensure driver's safety.
  • ✅WIND PREVENTION - These RV wheel covers are simple to put on with elasticated backing with a nylon strap and hooks, prevent the tire cover from blown away by the heavy wind, ensures a more secure fit. Also, you can attach these trailer tire cover in few minutes.
  • ✅WEATHERPROOF - The wheel cover protect tires from rain, snow, fog, dust, dirt, dog pee, bird's dropping; Also prevent tire cracking in cold winter and save money to repair tires.
Bestseller No. 7
Spare Tire Cover - Tire Covers for RV Jeep Wrangler Trailer Campers 14 15 16 17 Inch Wheel Water-Proof Dust-Proof Sun Protection American Flag Eagle (American Flag Eagle, 16'' for diameter 29''-31'')
  • Product Performance: It Is Made Of Strong Waterproof Fabric, Which Is Not Only Dustproof And Waterproof But Also Sunscreen And Anti-Corrosion. It Greatly Improves The Appearance Of The Vehicle And Keeps The Spare Tire Clean.
  • Applicable Scene: Universal Tire Protection Cover. Fit For Tire'S Diameter 60-83 Cm. Suitable For Jeep, Trailers, Rv, Suv, Trucks And Many Vehicles.
  • Accessory Construction: With Nylon Cord And Buckle, It Can Be Resized, Easy To Install And Remove, No Tools Required.
  • Washing Instructions: Wipe With A Rag To Clean.
  • Customer Service: If You Don'T Like The Tire Cover For Any Reason, Please Let Us Know First. We Will Do Our Best To Meet Your Needs: Refund Or Replacement. Please Be Assured That Our Only Goal Is To Make You 100% Satisfied.
Bestseller No. 8
Classic Accessories Over Drive Universal Fit Spare Tire RV Cover, Wheels 26"-28" Diameter, Black, Water-Resistant, All Season Protection for Trailer/Camper Wheels/Tires, Universal Accessories
  • Fits wheels 26" - 28"DIA (Small)
  • Three-year limited warranty
  • Water-resistant vinyl fabrics and a soft, non-scratch backing protect tires and wheels from sun damage, rust, and dirt
  • Elasticized back hem with quick-connect clips provide a custom-like fit
  • Versatile cover works for RVs, vans, and trucks
Bestseller No. 9
Two Paws Print Dog Pet Foot Mark Spare Tire Cover Universal Waterproof Tire Wheel Covers UV Sun Protection Wheel Tire Protector Dust-Proof Tyre Covers for Trailer RV SUV Truck Motorhome Travel 14 Inch
  • 【High Quality Material】: Our wheel tire cover is made of high-quality polyester fiber with non-scratch soft backing. Dustproof and waterproof, sunscreen and anti-corrosion. Effectively protect your spare tire from rain, snow, wind, dust, sun and any bad weather when your vehicles is in the garage or outside.
  • 【Universal Size】: The tire covers universal fit for trailer, motorhome, RV, SUV, truck and many vehicle. 14inch for tire diameter 23.6"-27.1", 15inch for tire diameter 27.6"-29.5", 16inch for tire diameter 29.5"-31.1", 17inch for tire diameter 31.5"-32.6". Please determine your spare tire diameter before purchasing.
  • 【Wide Application】: Spare tire cover is suitable for trailers, RV, SUV, off-road vehicle, camper and trucks, or any other tire with the appropriate size. Whether you are off-road or highway, our tire covers will protect your wheels while adding style and personality to your vehicle.
  • 【Easy To Install】: These spare tire covers are easy to install and remove without any tools, just insert tire, tighten and your spare tire is protected. Also These spare tire covers come with nylon cords and buckles that adjust the fit and prevent the tire cover from blowing away, ensuring a stronger fit.
  • 【Customer Service】: We are committed to providing the best customer service and bringing the best shopping experience to every customer. If you have any problems or are not satisfied with the tire cover, we will be happy to replace it or refund it. Please feel free to buy.
Bestseller No. 10
Dual Axle RV Trailers Tire Cover for 30"-32" Dia Wheels - Waterproof & Sun Protection Campers Truck Double Wheel Covers for Summer Winter, Vinyl Thicken Wear-Resistant (2 Pcs Grey)
  • Purchase Notes: 2 sets of dual tire covers fits dual axle wheels 27-30 inches diameter, 8 inches tire width; Please measure your tire and check the size carefully before purchasing
  • Waterproof and Serviceable: the RV tire cover is made of quality nylon fabric, not easy to wear or tear, stable and firm in stitching, no scratch or stain, waterproof and dependable, heat resistance and UV resistance, with a long service life, protecting tire from side cracking and oxidation due to long-term exposure to the sun, thus prolonging the service life of the tire
  • Fit Well: the upper part of the RV wheel cover is designed with a flexible closure, clever and useful, fits tightly and well to various tires, won't fall off easily due to bad weather; In addition, the lower part has 2 metal holes for threading the rope (rope included), so that you can attach the cover to the tire nicely with the rope
  • Easy to Store: you will receive 2 pieces of trailer wheel covers, coming with 1 storage bag, convenient for you to store your wheel covers when you're not using them, saving space nicely
  • Extensive Usage: these tire covers for RVs fit on double axle wheels, can be applied in trucks, SUVs, trailers, recreational vehicles and other vehicles, well protecting your vehicle tires, making you safe during driving and bringing large convenience to your life

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