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Tire Tech Information - Tire Aging Part #1


…lasted less than 20,000 miles and were only expected to be in service for about two years. In the 1980s, early radial ply tires offered a treadwear expectancy of about 40,000 miles during four years of service. And by the turn of the century, many long-life radial tires extended treadwear to about 60…

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Tire Tech Information - Tire Aging Part #2


…it is uncared for, abused or damaged. Therefore every tire's life expectancy ultimately depends on the environment in which it operates and its individual service conditions. The difficult task remains how to attempt to quantify tire life based on calendar age. Arbitrarily replacing tires prematurely…

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On Tread Life


…National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), UTQG ratings were meant to give tire buyers a tangible interpretation of a tire's tread life expectancy, overall traction performance and temperature capabilities. While not an exact science, these UTQG ratings can offer some insight into a tire.…

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What Tire Performance Category Do I Need?


…of dry road grip and handling while trading some comfort, noise and hydroplaning resistance to get it. These will also have the shortest tread life expectancy.* Max Performance Summer - Provides an unsurpassed combination of wet and dry traction for the spirited daily driver.* Ultra High Performance Summer…

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Tire Tech Information - Tire Rolling Resistance Part 3: Changes to Expect When Switching from Worn-Out to New Tires


…Rolling Resistance Part 3: Changes to Expect When Switching from Worn-Out to New Tires Lea esta pgina en espaol New, Full-Treaded Tires Generate More Rolling Resistance Than Shallow-Treaded, Worn Tires Tire rolling resistance gradually drops by about 20% during the life of a tire as the tread wears from…

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Wheel Tech - Wheels for Competition or Track Use


…accelerate the wheel's fatigue factor and the number of fatigue-free cycles is significantly reduced. So what is it about track use that reduces the life expectancy of wheels? Lets explore some of the important factors. All wheels flex as they are driven around a corner. In normal street driving the amount…

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UTQG Treadwear Numbers: What Do They Mean?


…Traction Grades and Temperature Resistance, UTQG treadwear numbers are published by the manufacturer based upon their test findings of a tire's life expectancy. It's important to note that not all manufacturer's standards are equal and similar ratings may lead to different real world results between similar…

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Tire Tech Information - Manufacturer Tire Aging / Service Life Bulletins


…Resistance...What Direction Should Your Tires Go? Hydroplaning: The Role Tires Play Load Range/Ply Rating Identification Manufacturer Tire Aging / Service Life Bulletins Match Mounting to Enhance Tire & Wheel Uniformity Matching Tires on Four-Wheel Drive and All-Wheel Drive Vehicles Measuring Tire Tread Depth…

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Review of: Michelin Latitude X-Ice Xi2


…way exceed my expectations on snow and ice. The Dodge is only FWD and it tracks like a Jeep Wrangler now. Very very impressive snow and ice traction. I jabbed the brakes and floored it in a parking lot to test them and was absolutely awestruck. Can%27t comment on the life expectancy as they are new…
 

Review of: Michelin Latitude X-Ice Xi2


…way exceed my expectations on snow and ice. The Dodge is only FWD and it tracks like a Jeep Wrangler now. Very very impressive snow and ice traction. I jabbed the brakes and floored it in a parking lot to test them and was absolutely awestruck. Can%27t comment on the life expectancy as they are new…
 

Review of: Michelin Latitude X-Ice Xi2


…way exceed my expectations on snow and ice. The Dodge is only FWD and it tracks like a Jeep Wrangler now. Very very impressive snow and ice traction. I jabbed the brakes and floored it in a parking lot to test them and was absolutely awestruck. Can%27t comment on the life expectancy as they are new…
 

Review of: Michelin Latitude X-Ice Xi2


…way exceed my expectations on snow and ice. The Dodge is only FWD and it tracks like a Jeep Wrangler now. Very very impressive snow and ice traction. I jabbed the brakes and floored it in a parking lot to test them and was absolutely awestruck. Can%27t comment on the life expectancy as they are new…
 
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