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Re: What is cupping? (archive)

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Posted by Mike Chiang on May 01, 2000 at 10:44:53:

In Reply to: What is cupping? (eom) posted by Chris on April 30, 2000 at 20:07:45:

Cupping are circlar repeating flat-spots in the tread, usually towards the outside edge. It can be caused by bad alignment, worn shocks and tire imbalance.

FWIW, I had a set of P7000s. They didn't cup, but they sucked.

Mike



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