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Old 11-17-2016, 12:52 PM   #26
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Doing the girlfriends car and the truck tomorrow at discount. Have to get hers mounted on the steelies, and the truck's setup needs a rebalance. I'll toss the CRV's on maybe Sunday in the garage.
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Old 11-17-2016, 03:14 PM   #27
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I'm going to miss how easily the RS slides around on cold days when I swap to winter tires.
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I'm going to miss how easily the RS slides around on cold days when I swap to winter tires.
Huh?it should still slide easy enough even on snow tires. if not thats a simple fix.... more throttle lol.
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Old 11-18-2016, 11:03 AM   #29
 
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Looks like I'll be doing it sometime next week. Maybe on black Friday Excited to see the difference.
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Old 11-18-2016, 11:07 AM   #30
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We got snow here yesterday and it was a mad dash for people to get snow tires installed. Every place was packed. Went this morning to drop off some wheels and tires to get mated and was still busy. The tech liked that I was getting summer tires installed
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Old 11-18-2016, 08:46 PM   #31
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its pretty much time with the highs in the 40's, I'm actually still running summer tires on the audi
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Old 11-19-2016, 07:45 AM   #33
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Winter tire time is the next day after it snows. You need at least 1 day in your summer junk so you know why you have a snow set.
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Think I'm going to through them on today before I head back to school. However, going to be a little warm today. Do you guys think it'll be bad for me to drive 200 miles on them today?
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same here for today, finally got enough space in the garage, not like its cold or anything though
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Old 11-27-2016, 10:06 AM   #36
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Still on summer tires. I know it's time but I just hate the look of stock wheels
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Old 11-27-2016, 10:49 AM   #37
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put them on yesterday.
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Think I'll do mine Wednesday or Thursday..
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Since I'm off work today and it is 60 degrees, I figured I might as well do it now. Bring on the snow!

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Bring it on and ready to go..
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Old 11-30-2016, 03:41 PM   #41
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Fucking rally monster right there.
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Winter wheels installed yesterday. BOOM.
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Old 11-30-2016, 05:52 PM   #43
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new tires go on the truck on Dec 10th
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Old 12-04-2016, 04:34 PM   #44
 
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Bamn perfect timing for the winter tires
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Old 12-04-2016, 04:57 PM   #45
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Had mine on for about a month but only because my +8 year old all seasons were not suitable for highways anymore

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second season for dees

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No seasons dealing just fine while people are in the ditch...seriously I don't even have "good" no seasons, and I have to try to break the tires loose. I'll have to find a spare set of wheels this summer and get some snow tires while they're cheap
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Old 12-04-2016, 05:26 PM   #48
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Did that snow stick today? Looked pretty miserable during the Bears game.
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Mine are on. Did them tonight.
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