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Old 10-25-2012, 08:39 PM
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Location: Seattle
Join Date: Oct 2007
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Mein Auto: 2006 X3, 2009 E89
IMO all weather tires suck in all weather. Tirerack has some great videos of summer, all weather and witner tires on an ice rink. Very educational.

A second set of wheels makes swapping way easier and I think in the long run cheaper since you won't be mounting and balancing 2 sets of tires/year. I live in the pacific northwest and even though we don't get a lot of freezing weather, I run winter tires for the cold months since even cool (35-50 deg.) temps are out of the optimal range for summer tires.
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