If the tire is a steel belted radial, it must be repaired immediately to minimize potential long term deterioration started by the puncture.
Tires Manufactured Since 2000
Tires should be serviced periodically following the rotation patterns provided in the vehicle's owner's manual or as established by the industry.
The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA) Uniform Tire Quality Grade Standards (UTQG) were originated to provide consumers
Tires That Help Maintain Vehicle Mobility...Even After Being Punctured