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      11-23-2012, 05:31 PM   #1
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Need tire help!

Hello all, I'm visiting family from Atlanta. When I arrived Thursday morning, I noticed my rear tires had really bad inner tread wear. I need to replace both of them. Can anyone in miami/ft. Lauderdale area recommend a good used tire shop? Any help you guys can give is appreciated. Thanks!
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Hello all, I'm visiting family from Atlanta. When I arrived Thursday morning, I noticed my rear tires had really bad inner tread wear. I need to replace both of them. Can anyone in miami/ft. Lauderdale area recommend a good used tire shop? Any help you guys can give is appreciated. Thanks!
Did you get any suggestions around retailers/brands?
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      02-06-2013, 08:25 AM   #3
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Might wanna get an alignment as well
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Hello all, I'm visiting family from Atlanta. When I arrived Thursday morning, I noticed my rear tires had really bad inner tread wear. I need to replace both of them. Can anyone in miami/ft. Lauderdale area recommend a good used tire shop? Any help you guys can give is appreciated. Thanks!
An alignment might be needed but I am pretty sure you probably have an e92 and not an e90 based on how your tire wore. The e92 has a lot of negative chamber in which it causes the inside of the tire to wear out a lot more than the outside. What tire sizes do you currently have.
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      02-07-2013, 10:02 AM   #5
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I am pretty sure you probably have an e92 and not an e90 based on how your tire wore. The e92 has a lot of negative chamber in which it causes the inside of the tire to wear out a lot more than the outside.
Not necessarily. My E90 335 had negative chamber when I switched wheels a year ago. I was getting much more wear on the inside of the tire as well.
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Avoid hankook ventus. Body roll like hell and no longer hook. It's only been 2 weeks.....Mr. Goma Tire gave me a great price installed. Swapping to continental dw
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Avoid hankook ventus. Body roll like hell and no longer hook. It's only been 2 weeks.....Mr. Goma Tire gave me a great price installed. Swapping to continental dw
my hankook ventus just exploded on me last week after only 6 months.
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my hankook ventus just exploded on me last week after only 6 months.
Very unhappy with them. They collapse under heavy cornering and braking and then only hook when warm. Excellent in wet though but mine are wearing quick.
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