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Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-14-2015, 06:17 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 181
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Most 19" winter tires are sold out for the...

Most 19" winter tires are sold out for the season, but you can view the list of what was available by clicking on the 'specs' tab, here...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-14-2015, 06:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 188
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
We would charge $25 per tire to shave each new...

We would charge $25 per tire to shave each new Pilot Super Sport purchased from us (shaving to 6/32nds tread depth).
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-12-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 445
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
The Michelin Pilot Super Sport has a bit sharper...

The Michelin Pilot Super Sport has a bit sharper steering response than the Bridgestone S04. It is enough that it was noticeable to me during tire testing using identical vehicles driving them back...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-12-2015, 06:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 227
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Generally speaking, ceramic pads have less dust...

Generally speaking, ceramic pads have less dust (and lighter colored dust) but less braking capability than metallic (carbon) pads.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-12-2015, 06:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 445
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
The easiest way to sharpen steering response is...

The easiest way to sharpen steering response is by using a tire with a stiffer sidewall such as the Michelin Pilot Super Sport.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-12-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 222
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Best not to mix tires...especially with run flat...

Best not to mix tires...especially with run flat and non run flat tires.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-12-2015, 06:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 185
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Many have used up to 235/40R18 on similar setups...

Many have used up to 235/40R18 on similar setups with no problem.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-08-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 300
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Debatable. It has been over ten years since ...

Debatable.

It has been over ten years since *my* last flat tire. My wife says the same thing. Then again, I get multiple calls every day from those with a flat tire.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-07-2015, 06:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 300
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
You can change to non run flat tires as long as...

You can change to non run flat tires as long as you replace all four. However, the ride quality on the Eagle LS isn't too bad for a run flat tire, and the Bridgestone Driveguard runflat has even...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-07-2015, 06:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 284
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
All that is needed is the model year for 2009 or...

All that is needed is the model year for 2009 or 2010, not the build date. I can't speak for realOEM.com, but the sensors we sell for the 2010 are $57 per corner including shipping and valve stems.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-05-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 300
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
What tire size do you have?

What tire size do you have?
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-05-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 287
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
These will also feel a bit better as they break...

These will also feel a bit better as they break in and as temperatures fall back into what they are typically at in January.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 12-30-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 517
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Koni and Bilstein would top by list.

Koni and Bilstein would top by list.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 12-29-2014, 06:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 617
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
They appear to be very good quality from the pics!

They appear to be very good quality from the pics!
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 12-29-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 517
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
The standard H&R Sport springs will work okay...

The standard H&R Sport springs will work okay with a factory suspension, but those dampers will wear more rapidly with the lowering springs.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 12-22-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 329
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Friendly Reminder :)

Keep in mind that tires have "tread" not "thread"

thread =

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Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 12-20-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 237
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
I would lean towards option A as well. Non...

I would lean towards option A as well. Non aggressive driving, (especially freeway driving) for 100-150 miles occasionally in warmer temps of 60-70 will not make much difference in the wear of most...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 12-15-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 590
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
If just replacing two tires, it is best to match...

If just replacing two tires, it is best to match to the same brand and model of tire that you are keeping on the other end.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 12-15-2014, 06:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 871
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Yes.

Yes.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 12-15-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 532
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
+1 Tires...

+1

Tires http://www.tirerack.com/a.jsp?a=AB2&url=/tires/index.jsp
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 12-11-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 396
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Depending on the sizes, the Bridgestone S-04 Pole...

Depending on the sizes, the Bridgestone S-04 Pole Position and Continental Extreme Contact DW would be great choices.


Tires http://www.tirerack.com/a.jsp?a=AB2&url=/tires/index.jsp
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 12-03-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 671
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Summer tires progressively lose grip in the dry...

Summer tires progressively lose grip in the dry as the temps drop, and this can vary from tire to tire so there is no magic temperature to look out for. As others have stated stay off of any snow or...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 11-28-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 379
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
I can check on this for you. What size (s) of...

I can check on this for you. What size (s) of tires are you using?
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 11-24-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 239
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Yes, I can help you arrange a pick up today in...

Yes, I can help you arrange a pick up today in CT. If you're looking at the non run flat Pirelli 270 Sotto Zero Serie II, I have those in stock in both sizes.

One ph# that works is...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 11-24-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 239
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Should not be a problem, but I would like to...

Should not be a problem, but I would like to double check for you. Please post up the actual sizes or feel free to shoot me and email.
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