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      01-12-2012, 11:47 AM   #23
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Mixing tires with different tread pattern or runflats with non rft is not recommended.
I would take the runflats on the front off and try to sell them.
Then get yourself 4 decent Michelin non runflats and you're good to go.
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Make sure all four tires are the same brand name and model.
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A little off topic, but does anyone know why Continental Extreme DW are more expensive then Continental Extreme DWS? Shouldn't all season be more expensive?
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A little off topic, but does anyone know why Continental Extreme DW are more expensive then Continental Extreme DWS? Shouldn't all season be more expensive?
Little off topic? Ya think? That's like an entirely new thread topic on its own...
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Little off topic? Ya think? That's like an entirely new thread topic on its own...
lolll my bad bro.

I looked at the title "New Tires for 2012"... Should have read the first post instead.

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