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Old 12-08-2012, 08:52 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Old 12-08-2012, 09:07 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Quality tires produced in China, coming from the Wanli manufacturer
No thanks, no China crap tires on my car.
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The thing that gets me is that I can go to any Walmart and get Douglas (Kelly-Springfield, a subsidiary of Goodyear) tires made in Ohio for significantly less money. Hell, I can get Goodyears for less.

Factor in shipping and those hilarious Chinese tires are $95 each! I can get tires from lots of reputable companies at that price.
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Bi-bias arc-shaped pattern makes for low rolling resistance and strong shock absorption.
Bi-bias? Usually soft tires for "shock absorption" have higher rolling resistance. Oh, and I didn't know tires were the new shock absorbers!
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The funnier part of the description is the "H" rating for sports cars....210kph=130mph...I'd be pissed if my "sports" car was regulated to 130
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No thanks, no China crap tires on my car.
While I'm not wild about Chinese tires, they can't be any worst the junk and crap from Michelin....I've had nothing but problems with Michelin. First they refused to make any concession when I had a set of Cross Terrain SUV tires wear out at less then 20,000 miles...Michelin's response when I talked with them (this is corporate), sorry, sometimes we don't mean expectations, but honestly we sell enough that we don't need your business! Now the Michelins on the SHO are having the sidewalls cracking. This started when the tires had less the 15,000 miles on them...it is getting progessive worst and when I do the 22K service I will see if Michelin will do any kind of warranty...I seriously doubt it, and I have kept rotation and all service of these tires, so we will see. But honestly, I will not buy another set of Michelin tires...again quoting the Wizard of Oz: "NO WAY. NO HOW!"
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They are expensive however I have seen excellent results from the whole cooper lineup, especailly the life liners and the cs4.
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They are expensive however I have seen excellent results from the whole cooper lineup, especailly the life liners and the cs4.
I had Lifeliner GLS's on the '04. They came with the car. I didn't care for them. The Yokohamas on my '01 spoiled me.

Back to hilarious Chinese off-brands, I had a car in the shop the other day with Goodride Radial SP06's. I prefer to pronounce that as Spog.

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mjhpadi, wow, remind me to never give Michelin's a try.
Sorry to hear all the problems you are getting with them.
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mjhpadi, wow, remind me to never give Michelin's a try.
Sorry to hear all the problems you are getting with them.
I know a lot of people love Michelins but I after my experiences, I have really soured on them. Also on my F-150 I replaced the Michelins with Bridgestone Dueler AT Revo's and they were great tires, great traction in rain, snow, ice and dry. Also the handled great and lasted over 50K miles...now there's a tire I recommend highly. Again, only down side, is that they are kinda expensive...but I think worth the cost.
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