Re: [DML] Tires too old?
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Re: [DML] Tires too old?



Tom, when I first bought my car, It had BFG's all around and they had plenty
of meat on them including the small rubber pegs on the sides.  They looked
new and had no cracking or signs of wear of anykind.

Didn't occur to me that they were 11 and 14 years old until I had a
seperation on the freeway.  That's when I looked at the codes.  Needless to
say, they had to be replaced simply because of age.

Johnny
5518
AZ-D


On 4/4/08, Tom Tait <TTait@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
>   Our new D has ancient tires on the rear, but the date code on the
> Yokohamas on the front is 2001. They still have good tread and no cracking
> etc - what does the collective wisdom here think?
>
> BYW - the model name of the tire is ASSOH - not sure how I feel about that
> either - havn't they heard of focus groups? I guess the name is irrelevant
> if the wheels keep turning.
>
> Tom
>
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> 
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