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Old 09-11-2012, 02:49 AM   #22
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Originally Posted by Goondaddy View Post
Well I know from my experience a few months ago, they wouldn't ship certain Conti and Pirelli lines to Australia. However, I was speaking to a chap who wrote off his rotary-powered 626 and insurance refused the payout because he bought his tyres from the States and they didn't have the ADR(?) markings on he sidewall.
I guess it depends on tyres but if he was running something decent an e-mail showing the performance of the tyre compared to the cheapest tyre that met load ratings would prove the tyres had no impact on the claim.

How well do you know this guy?

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