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  • Tread Design Types and How They Differ

  • directional tires are to be used on one side of the vehicle and are intended to be rotated from the front axle to the rear axle. If different tire sizes are used on the front compared to the rear axle, the tires become location-specific and prohibit tire rotation, unless remounted. Asymmetric and Directional

  • Tread Patterns

  • rotation to either side of the vehicle and are identified with mounting instructions printed on the side wall designating "Mount this side out." Kumho Ecsta ASX Continental ExtremeContact DWS Directional (Unidirectional) Tread Patterns A directional tread pattern is designed to roll in only one direction.…

  • Tire Tread Direction

  • …(Directional) Michelin Primacy MXV4 (Symmetric) Michelin Pilot Super Sport (Asymmetric) One of the most common questions I receive about tire tread design has to do with asymmetric tires. Their tread design makes it look like the tires on one side of the vehicle are rotating in the wrong direction. As…

  • Winter Tech - Winter Driving Tips

  • …Worst Conditions Remember These W.I.N.T.E.R. Tips Size Selection of Winter / Snow Tires Stud Removal from Tires Studded Tire Break-In Studded Tire Rotation Studded Tires for Winter Driving Tire Chains for Winter Use Traction, Confidence & Control Tread Depth - Why Too Little is Never Enough Understanding…


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