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  • Absolute Auto Repair Center - Fitchburg
    48 Summer St
    Fitchburg, MA 01420
    978-342-3100 Facebook Google My Business

  • Absolute Auto Repair Center -Shirley
    38 Ayer Rd
    Shirley, MA 01464
    978-425-5540 Facebook Google My Business

The Best Tire Shop in Fitchburg

Working Hours
  • Mon 8:00AM - 5:30PM
    Tue 8:00AM - 5:30PM
  • Wed 8:00AM - 5:30PM
    Thu 8:00AM - 5:30PM
  • Fri 8:00AM - 5:30PM
    Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

The Best Tire Shop in Fitchburg

Tires are the single most important safety feature on your car. They are the only thing that connects the car to the road, and life-saving technologies like anti-lock brakes and electronic stability control cannot do their job if the tires don't have a good grip on the pavement.

As the adage goes, nothing lasts forever. Car owners still need to replace their tires a few times or more throughout the life of a typical vehicle. Despite advances in longer-lasting tires, actual tread life will vary by car type, tire type (such as all season or high performance), driving aggressiveness, and even road and weather conditions. Proper maintenance and responsible driving can maximize the mileage in a set of tires.

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We offer these services to help you prolong the life of your tires.

Tire Inspection
It is recommended that tires, including the spare, be periodically inspected by a tire service professional during routine maintenance intervals such as oil changes and tire rotations. We will inspect the tire tread and sidewalls for irregular tread wear, cracking, scrapes, bulges, cuts, snags, foreign objects or other damage resulting from use. We will remove any stones, glass, foreign objects, etc. embedded in the tread to prevent further damage. Even minor damage can lead to further injury and eventual tire failure. Tires with excessive cracking on the tread or sidewall(s) should be removed from service. This is typically caused by under inflation, over loading, improper storage, and/or improper long-term parking.

Tire Rotation
Tire rotation is the practice of moving the wheels and tires of an automobile from one position to another, to ensure even tire wear, which extends the useful life of a set of tires. Rotation is important because each tire on a car carries a different amount of weight, making them wear at different rates. By rotating them, you basically even out those differences. Your owner's manual will tell you how often to rotate your tires, but as a rule of thumb, it should be done every 5,000 to 8,000 miles.

We Offer Most Major Brands of Tires
At Absolute Auto Repair Center, we understand that tires are an important part of your car. The quality of tires and material used on them highly affects the vehicle's performance. Their main purpose is to protect the wheel's rims and improve vehicle performance. For this reason, we only deal with brand name tires. Also, we offer fleet tire management services to ensure you are getting the best value, fuel economy, and life from your tires.

Once a need for new tires is determined, it is necessary to identify the best tires for your vehicle and driving demands. Look for tires that do well in tests for braking, handling, and resistance to hydroplaning. Winter traction should also be considered, if applicable. Let tread wear, ride comfort, noise, and rolling resistance be tiebreakers. Trust the tire experts at Absolute Auto Repair Center to help you choose the right tires for your vehicle.

We offer most major brands of tires. These are a few of our preferred brands.

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What People Say About Us

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    , 11/24/2021

    Great reliable service fast and trustworthy

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    , 11/23/2021

    Very good customer service , speedy oil change! Didn't try to get me to purchase anything I didn't really need.

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    , 11/04/2021

    Service as always was GREAT, customer service with Scott is excellent and very friendly. I wouldn't go anywhere else, they are the BEST!

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    , 11/03/2021

    This will be the second time I have had to edit my review in about five years...Decent [core] group of mechanics. Yet I have been forced to go elsewhere for basic services like oil changes, etc. They refuse to schedule time for me, and require me to drop of my vehicle first thing so they can 'get to it when the lift is free.' I don't understand what is so hard about scheduling the lift for each customer, especially when I said I am willing to wait longer for my scheduled appointment. But not only does the drive through places do just as well with such services, but they are faster and cheaper. When I have a serious mechanical problem, I will still go to Absolute, but anything else is just too much hassle. They have lost me there.

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    , 10/31/2021

    Super quick and reliable! I walked in with a tire concern and they took care of me ASAP, was probably only waiting 15 min max. Thank you for all your help!

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    , 10/28/2021

    The good: Communication is great, service - no problem there, quick, and they know what they're doing. Also they do a good job explaining other issues that they see pop up, but without the pressure to try to get you to fix it with them immediately. The excellent: The mechanic that works there is very pleasant to talk to. I'm no pro at cars, but I try to understand what's going on, and he really takes the time to explain everything clearly. You can tell he's really passionate about his work and wants the best for his customers. The bad: There was a grease/oil stain left on the seat of my car. Party foul. But not a deal breaker. Overall I'll certainly be back. I liked the service. EDIT: they offered to take my car in and clean it up for me. They ended up taking my car to a detail shop and my car has never looked so clean! I'm very happy about it. Excellent customer service. 5/5

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