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Forum: D2 - Wheels and Tyres 1st July 2021, 09:50 AM
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Posted By Adrian E
Should be fine Andrew - what you don’t want (but...

Should be fine Andrew - what you don’t want (but is often the case when buying tyres) is for them to have spent a few years in a shipping container, which although dark will get roasting hot in...
Forum: D2 - Wheels and Tyres 30th June 2021, 07:01 PM
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Views: 14,190
Posted By Adrian E
Quoted from Black Circles - the same quoted...

Quoted from Black Circles - the same quoted elsewhere:



There is a school of thought that a slightly older ‘new’ tyre will last longer as they’ve hardened a bit in storage so won’t go through...
Forum: D2 - Wheels and Tyres 30th June 2021, 05:46 PM
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Posted By Adrian E
From memory a tyre can be classed as ‘new’ so...

From memory a tyre can be classed as ‘new’ so long as the build date is less than 5 years ago - I might struggle to find a reference for that, but sticks in my mind from when I worked on tyre policy...
Forum: D2 - Wheels and Tyres 5th June 2021, 05:55 AM
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Posted By Adrian E
All season tyres will generally be noisier anyway...

All season tyres will generally be noisier anyway due to greater tread depth, spacing/ size of sipes. I suspect that difference will be noticeable - the scale is logarithmic so 4 dB is a lot.
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