Whether it's safety and insurance issues or mechanical maladies, automotive recalls or legislative matters, car care is something everyone needs and service can very wildly. This week Ed Welsh is in studio to discuss how George Washington and Abe Lincoln can help with your tires.

Ed Welsh of AAA Northeast is in studio to talk about how George Washington and Abraham Lincoln can help with your tires including which President can make sure your tires are legal and which president can tell you if your tires are safe.

Ed also discusses the differences between legal requirements for tires and what the safety margin should be regarding tire wear and why is the gap between what is legal and what is safe is important to know. The discussion continues denoting how to measure tire wear and how you can be an expert in a few short minutes.

The session continues with some great tips on tire rotation and maintaining tire pressures.

Ed Welsh hosts the weekend segment, AutoTalk, on WIBX that covers a wide array of automotive topics exploring each from their simplest aspects to the most complex problems every Saturday from 8AM-9AM.