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Other issues with LRR tires
Posted by Bill Homer [Email] (more from Bill Homer) on Wed, 2 May 2018 12:27:52
In Reply to: yes, but, Snowmobile [Profile/Gallery]
, Wed, 2 May 2018 12:14:19
Our other car is a Chevy Volt (primarily driven by my wife) and I absolutely hate the LRR tires; we're on our second Volt and the Gen 1 had Goodyears, the Gen 2 has Michelin. The LRR "All-Weather" rated tires are downright scary in inclement weather and particularly in snow, probably due to a harder rubber compound, a fairly "closed" tread pattern, and optimization for mileage vs. traction. On snowy days, she drives my 9000 Aero with snow tires.
In addition, the sidewalls are paper-thin. "We" have had to replace three tires due to sidewall damage in the past 13 months on the new car, and several on the previous Volt - did not have anything like this when she was driving an Audi with All-Weather tires previously.
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Posts in this Thread:
- Good, quiet summer tires?, Sarunas , Mon, 30 Apr 2018 06:13:49
- Re: Good, quiet summer tires?, Sarunas , Wed, 2 May 2018 18:01:13
- Re: Good, quiet summer tires?, Dave The Ice Age Knave , Tue, 1 May 2018 19:19:50
- General, bobc , Tue, 1 May 2018 12:36:44
- Bridgestone Serenity as an all 'round tire, Noel , Mon, 30 Apr 2018 14:24:53
- Re: Good, quiet summer tires?, Sarunas , Mon, 30 Apr 2018 08:18:15
- Michelin Primacy MXM4, vvk, Mon, 30 Apr 2018 07:56:47
- Re: Good, quiet summer tires?, Justin VanAbrahams , Mon, 30 Apr 2018 06:54:39
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