tires Expert 503167 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the Tire industry with expertise in the wholesale and retail of tires. I have experience and knowledge of tire and wheel construction, tire installation and repair, effects of aging and low inflation pressure, tire pressure monitoring systems, wheel torque, tread patterns, and tire nomenclature. I have sold, repaired, and adjusted hundreds of makes of tires on most models of cars and light trucks including, motor homes, box trucks, off-road vehicles, heavy equipment and commercial light trucks. I have analyzed hundreds of tire failures to determine possible manufacturer defects, road hazard or customer misuse. I have prior expert witness experience.

Areas of Expertise

Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes being an Independent Consultant, with prior experience as an Owner and Operator of a wholesale/retail automotive tire store, and a Nuclear Test Engineer.

Relevant Experiences

I have inspected hundreds of tires for dry rot, flats and age.


B.S.Mechanical EngineeringSan Diego State University

Licenses Certifications

Awards & Affiliation

California Tire Dealers Association