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Mixing tires... (archive)

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Posted by Brad Franklin on October 08, 1999 at 18:57:44:

In Reply to: Front tires posted by Eugene Lou on October 08, 1999 at 11:31:24:

I disagree with the post my experience mixing tires DOES make a difference. The Dunlops are good tires, but not "ULTRA" performance tires like the Michelins. The Michelins will have a stiffer sidewall than the Dunlops, which will make the rear bite in in the corners, but your front end will feel soggy. I did the reverse...I still have the original MXX3's on the front, and put Bridgestone Potenza SO-2's on the rear, and the car handled way funny, like the rear would kinda float around a little on the corners.


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