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Old 01-15-2013, 08:42 AM
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Originally Posted by Doug in NC View Post
The OEM Pirelli tires are cupping on my 2011 at 16,000. I'll keep rotating them to try to slow down the wear. I'll look for Michelin tires as replacements when these wear out. Had the same issue with Firestone tires in a Ford truck. Replaced those tires with Michelin and never had the problem again.
I thought cupping was typically an indication of alignment problems.
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