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  • UTQG Treadwear Numbers: What Do They Mean?

  • Often, I receive calls about a tire's life and the tire's relationship to its assigned UTQG treadwear indicator. UTQG numbers are assigned to indicate a tires overall level of performance and tread hardness. These numbers beginning at 0 for race products and traveling north of 800 for some of the longest…

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  • Review of: Bridgestone Dueler H/T 470

  • …come with a set of Duelers. Boy, was I in for a big surprise%21 In a nutshell, I hate these tires. At 19,800 miles, they are down to the wear bar indicators and need to be replaced very soon. I will not be sorry to see them go, for several reasons%3A%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3E1. Terrible wet traction from day…

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  • Student Safety and Tires

  • …remaining tread depth and the Winter Wear Indicators are seen connecting adjacent tread blocks. While most all-season tires will not have Winter Wear Indicators molded into their tread designs, their winter snow traction will also pass the point of diminishing returns when their treads wear down to approximately…

  • Review of: Bridgestone Turanza EL42

  • …tires for 14 months/15k miles and the dealer already says they need to be replaced. Tread is down to 5/32%22 and wear indicators are at 2/32%22. Should have looked on Tirerack because then I would have noticed the wear rating is only 300, whereas most SUV tires are at least 500.


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