Re: [DML] In a bind with tires
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Re: [DML] In a bind with tires

Again, I would recommend Cooper Cobra Tires for the rear. Check around at different Cooper Dealers for the best price and check on the date codes.
Gary Masie

----- Original Message -----
From: "William T. Fries" 
Date: Wednesday, November 7, 2012 3:35 pm
Subject: [DML] In a bind with tires
To: dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

> Everyone knows the factory sizes for the rear, 235/60/15. When I 
> received my car in the Summer of '05, she had factory sized 
> fwds, but 255/60/15s on rear. That tells me that any size in 
> between should fit, no? I'm in a financial bind at the moment, 
> but the car desperately needs new tires for safety. The factory 
> size are becoming more expensive as time goes on (though I did 
> find a fly by midnight brand, I believe it was Eldorado Tire who 
> had them for $95 a pop.) 
> Can I go slightly smaller than factory? Would this improve MPG 
> or compromise safety? 
> Any deals out there that other owners have run into? 

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