Date: 8 Mar 2005 23:24:01 -0800
From: "Helge" <>
Subject: Re: Another winter tire question...frost heaves

Tex wrote: > If I were to get 16" rims with higher profile/winter tires would this help > the car to better absorb those frost heaves? Or better yet, would moving > all the way down to 15" with all-season tires, absorb those bumps even > better (and still maintain good snow/ice driving ability)? You can't go below 16" because of the Aero's disc brakes. My 9-3SS got the sport suspension, and 16" rims with winter tires work just fine here in wintery Norway.

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