Custom Wheels n Rims.com

Nitrogen For Your Tires!

Car Tires, Truck Tires and SUV Tires Tires
Find great deals and save!
Compare products, prices & stores!
Discount Tires Discount Tires
Cheap Tires, Used Tires!
Buy Now, Pay Later & Ship Free!
Truck Tires Truck Tires
Light Truck Tires, 4x4 Truck Tires!
Discount Truck Tires, Off Road Truck Tires!
Nitto Tires Nitto Tires
Discount Nitto Tires!
Nitto Mud Grappler Tires!
Browse over 5,000 Tires in Stock!

Tire MFG Logo's
TIRE SAFETY Everything Rides On It! With the price of gasoline aproaching $3.00 per gallon why not replace the air in your tires with nitrogen. A great idea at the right time. Filling your tires with nitrogen rather than air will improve gas mileage, help maintain correct tire pressure, keep tires 25% cooler, improve handling and performance and prolongs the life of your tires. NASCAR drivers use nitrogen in their tires, why shouldn't you.
Why Should You Stop Putting Air in Your Tires!
Nitrogen is all around us and we take it in with each breath. The air we breath is composed of 78% nitrogen, 21% oxygen and about 1% water vapor and other gases. Compressed air you find at tire shops, gas stations and the compressor you use at home has a higher concentrations of water vapor. Compressing air concentrates the water in it and unless really efficient air dryers are used chances are there’s lots of water in your compressed air. Water vapor also absorbs and holds heat. This wet air plus heat can increase the pressure in your tires, causing highway blow outs, and is one of the reason you should check your tire pressure when they are cold.

This article is not about the nitrogen. It's really about reducing oxygen and water vapor in your tires. When nitrogen is used to replace the 21% oxygen in your tires it improves handling, fuel efficiency and it will extend the life of your custom wheels and tires. By reducing oxygen and water vapor in your tires from 22% to less than 7%, your tires will maintain pressure three to four times longer. Plus it will keep you safer on the highway.

Canadian Tire Canadian Tire
Tire, Tyre, Motormaster
Collectibles, Catalogs
Canadian Tire Online
Automotive Tools Automotive Tools
Automotive Specialty Tools
New & Used Automotive Tools
Discount Automotive Tools

How does oxygen and water damage my rims and tires?
Oxygen, especially at high temperatures and pressures, corrodes aluminum, steel wheels and rubber. This process is called oxidation. When oxidation occurs small particles of rust and aluminum oxidization in your steel and aluminum wheels can clog valve stems, causing them to leak. The oxidation can cause the surfaces of your wheel flange and tire beads not to seal properly causing another leak point.

Oxygen can also age the thin layer of rubber called the inner liner or radial ply. As the inner liner ages, more and more air migrates through the rubber, causing additional pressure losses. As oxygen migrates through rubber it can come in contact with steel belts and the steel bead causing them to rust.

While both nitrogen and oxygen can migrate through rubber, nitrogen does it much slower. It might take six months to lose 2 psi of nitrogen, compared to just a month with wet compressed air. Dry Nitrogen doesn’t cause rust and corrosion on steel or aluminum, and it doesn’t degrade rubber like wet compressed air.

Where can I get nitrogen for my tires?
Some of our Custom Wheels n Rims Sponsors offer Wheel and Tire Packages. When you order your wheel and tire packages ask them if nitrogen is available. If not then be sure to ask if they use air dryers on their air compressors.

Nitrogen is becoming very popular with long haul trucking. Some truck stops have nitrogen available for these big rigs either free or by paying a small fee. They use the same type pay stations that you see at gas stations except they are marked "Nitrogen". These nitrogen stations are then connected to large nitrogen cylinders near by.
You can also buy your own small inexpensive Nitrogen Tanks and have them filled at welding supply stores in your area.

Another source for small nitrogen tanks is Paint Ball supply stores either local or on the internet. These small nitrogen tanks can be filled at welding supply stores and then easily plumbed to fill your tires. Use caution when handling these small nitrogen tanks as they can be filled to as much as 3000 psi.

Also make sure the nitrogen tank you purchase has a regulator attached and it is set for less than 50 psi.

Nitrogen Tanks

Nitrogen Tanks For Sale

Ninja 77/4.5k SUPERLITE 4500psi Pro V2 Reg Snake Skin Nitrogen Paintball Tank

$279.95
End Date: Sunday Jul-2-2017 12:58:26 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $279.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Empire Pure Energy Compressed Air Nitrogen Paintball Tank Aluminum Bonnet V2

$14.95
End Date: Friday Jul-14-2017 13:42:53 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $14.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

First Strike 30.5/3000 PSI 30.5ci HPA Paintball Tank Nitrogen Compressed Air

$59.95
End Date: Sunday Jul-16-2017 7:04:59 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $59.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Ninja 3000 PSI STD HPA Regulator for High Pressure Air Nitrogen Paintball Tanks

$38.95
End Date: Monday Jul-3-2017 0:12:04 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $38.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Ninja 68ci 4500psi Nitrogen Translucent Black Paintball HPA Tank Pro V2 SLP Reg

$175.95
End Date: Thursday Jul-6-2017 12:19:52 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $175.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Valken Paintball V-Tac Tank Cover Tactical Black 90 CI nitrogen

$9.95
End Date: Sunday Jul-2-2017 9:58:32 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $9.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Ninja 68 ci 4500 psi Nitrogen Translucent Blue Paintball HPA Tank Pro V2 SLP Reg

$175.95
End Date: Monday Jul-3-2017 12:38:37 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $175.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Ninja 68 ci 4500 psi Nitrogen Translucent Lime Paintball HPA Tank Pro V2 SLP Reg

$175.95
End Date: Monday Jul-3-2017 14:05:27 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $175.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Ninja 68 ci 4500 psi Nitrogen Translucent Lime Paintball HPA Tank Pro V2 Reg

$175.95
End Date: Monday Jul-3-2017 14:01:08 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $175.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

First Strike Hero 88/4500 PSI 88ci HPA Paintball Tank Nitrogen Compressed Air

$214.95
End Date: Sunday Jul-16-2017 7:59:18 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $214.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list
Nitrogen: Air Systems & Accessories

Nitrogen: Air Systems & Accessories
For Sale

Nitrogen POLARIZED Sport Sunglasses Silver Black Tortoise Brown GOLF FISHING

$19.95
End Date: Thursday Jun-29-2017 8:14:53 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $19.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Ninja HPA N2 Nitrogen Paintball Mini Nano Gauge 6000psi 6k NEW!!

$16.45
End Date: Thursday Jun-29-2017 9:50:10 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $16.45
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

NEW Powerbilt Air Force One White Nitrogen Charged #5 Wood 18 Degree UL55 Senior

$96.99
End Date: Saturday Jul-1-2017 14:34:42 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $96.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Wetfly Nitrogen2 Fly Reel

$103.49
End Date: Friday Jun-30-2017 8:15:21 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $103.49
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Valken Proconnect Remote CO2 HPA Nitrogen Compressed Air Coiled Line Paintball

$39.95
End Date: Wednesday Jun-28-2017 20:50:24 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $39.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Wetfly Nitrogen2 Fly Reel

$103.49
End Date: Friday Jun-30-2017 8:15:21 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $103.49
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Wetfly Nitrogen1 Fly Reel

$80.00
End Date: Sunday Jul-2-2017 2:06:08 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $80.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Argon 18 style wheel decals to match argon frameset krypton gallium nitrogen

$15.33
End Date: Friday Jun-30-2017 4:19:35 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $15.33
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Wetfly Nitrogen1 Fly Reel One Color 7-8WT

$115.58
End Date: Thursday Jun-29-2017 18:51:39 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $115.58
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

USNV PRG7/14 Kit Night Vision Nitrogen Purge Unit PVS-7 14 Adptr Pump itt l3 nvg

$600.00
End Date: Friday Jun-30-2017 9:41:24 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $600.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Filling your own new tires with nitrogen is a simple process. Jack up one tire until it just clears the ground, remove the tire valve stem and allow the air in your tires to escape. Once all the air escapes replace or install a new valve stem. Then simply fill your tires with nitrogen from your small nitrogen tank. Repeat the process with the other 3 tires. Don't forget your spare! Your tires should now have about 95% dry nitrogen and you have significantly reduced all the hazards and oxidation problems mentioned above.

If you own a tire store and would like to provide nitrogen for your customers check out this Ingersoll Rand Nitrogen Tire Inflation System.

Home | Site Map | Links | Privacy Policy

Cars Rims | Trucks / SUV's Rims | Packages | Cheap Rims | Spinning Rims

Dually Wheels | Color Matched Wheels | Black Custom Wheels | Nascar Custom Wheels | Custom Wheel Blog

Custom Wheel Articles | Wheel Care Articles | Wheel Tech Articles

2004-2017 http://www.custom-wheels-n-rims.com

Charge your purchase!

Mobile Phone Apps
FREE
Mobile Phone Apps
Select Your Platform

Shop by Category
Home

Car Rims

Truck Rims / SUV's

Dually Wheels

Wheel/Tire Packages

Cheap Rims

Spinning Rims

Color Matched Rims

Black Custom Wheels

Nascar Custom Rims

Drag Wheels Only

Custom Wheel Blog

Shop By Brand Name

5Zigen

51 Fifty

ACE Alloy

ADR

Akuza

Alba

American Eagle

American Outlaw

American Racing

AMG

ASA

AT Italia

ATX Wheels

Axis

BBS

Baccarat

Bazo

Benedetto

Bentchi

Billet Specialties

Borbet

Boyd Coddington

Breyton

BSA

Budnik Wheels

Centerline

Chip Foose

Cragar

Davin Luxury

Dayton Wire

Diablo

DUB Wheels

DUB Spinners

DVS

Enkei

Epic

Falken

Focal

Forgestar

Giovanna

Golden Wheels

Greed

HRE Wheels

Helo Wheels

Hoyo Wheels

Ion Alloy

Jesse James

Katana Racing

KMC

KMC XD-Series

Konig

Kyowa Racing

Lexani

Limited Alloy

Lowenhart

Milanni

MKW

MOB

MOMO

Motegi Racing

MOTO Metal

MRR Wheels

Oasis

Omega

Pacer

Panther

Platinum Wheels

Player Wire Wheels

Privat

Prime Wheels

Racing Hart

RO_JA Motorsports

SSR

Sean John Wheels
'P Diddy'

Summit Racing

Tenzo R Sport Wheels

TIS/Twenty Inch Strong

Traklite Wheels

TRD Wheels

TSW Wheels

Ultra Wheels

Velocity Wheels

VIP Modular

Vision Wheels

Volk Racing

Voo Doo Wheels

V-Tec Wheels

Weld Racing

Work Super Wheels

Zenetti

Shop By Size

14 Inch Rims

15 Inch Rims

16 Inch Rims

17 Inch Rims

18 Inch Rims

19 Inch Rims

20 Inch Rims

21 Inch Rims

22 Inch Rims

23 Inch Rims

24 Inch Rims

26 Inch Rims

28 Inch Rims

30 Inch Rims

Related Articles

Custom Wheel Articles

Wheel Care

Wheel Tech

New Articles
What You Should Know Before You Buy Tires!

Nitrogen For Your Tires!

Understanding Auto Insurance!

See The Worlds Largest Custom Wheels!

Please Visit Our
Spinner Rims web site!

Spinner Attachment from custom-wheel-n-rims.com

Dukes of Hazzard
web site!