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Old Today, 06:21 AM
 
Location: Raleigh, NC
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Think of your tires as a rubber balloon. That's what they are, actually. It's closed, but flexible.
Parking with a tire slightly up on the curb may squeeze them a bit, but it's just like taking a birthday balloon and pushing your thumb in.Yes, if you do it a lot, you may wear down the rubber, but probably not anywhere as much as just driving on a road wears it down.
There won't be any problem with lost air, or damaging change in air pressure.

As said above, the only concern is if you side-swipe a curb bad enough that the metal rim hits, and that will scrape them and look bad.
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Old Today, 12:35 PM
 
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It’s best to not touch the curb with your tires. If the bulge of the tires is touching the curb it won’t effect the air pressure. Regular rubbing of the tire to the curb can degrade the tire’s sidewall. Former high school classmate is a cop and he told me most cops don’t even bother to measure how far you are away from the curb unless 1. You’re being a real jerk or 2. It’s obvious you’re too far away from the curb. I judge between 6 to 12 inches when I parallel park. I don’t carry a ruler nor tape measure to find my precise distance.
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