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Old 02-25-2005, 08:23 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Here are my snow tires (205/55-16), came with the car, used throughout the spring, summer, fall, and most of the winter (to date). I replaced them today with Pirelli P-Zero Nero's. Size, 225/50-16.
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The feel great, smooth, and of course, have very little road noise.

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wow. i though my tires where bad

awsome new tires how much were they?
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Old 02-25-2005, 09:40 PM   #4 (permalink)
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a liittle too much air in those tires or what haha
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They were $100 each from tirerack.com, garage wanted $151 each.

Installation for all four was $99.64. Total spent was $499.64. That's alot less than what I spent on my older mercedes' smaller tires installed at Sears.....

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a liittle too much air in those tires or what haha
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Blame the dealer, they inspected the tires during my Inspection II last month.
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They say snow tires wear out faster than normal tires on dry (no-snow) road conditions.
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those looked like my rear tires after about 8 months
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Originally posted by AIO+Feb 26 2005, 02:46 AM--><div class='quotetop'>QUOTE(AIO @ Feb 26 2005, 02:46 AM)</div><div class='quotemain'>They say snow tires wear out faster than normal tires on dry (no-snow) road conditions.
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It's been since March I think. That would be almost a full year. Either you buy really shitty tires or your really hammering it. I don't blame ya, with these new tires, I find myself pushing the car near it's limits.

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