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Old 09-11-2012, 05:31 AM   #28
DeclanM3
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Originally Posted by Goondaddy View Post
I met him while waiting to get new tyres. To be perfectly honest, he seemed like a bit of a dropkick, but he knew of Tirerack etc.

Thanks for that insight though, I really hope to get my next set from the US as the savings are more than significant when going for the good rubber.
It's probably more likely that his claim wasn't paid due to undisclosed engine modifications or otherwise. If his tyres had good tread I highly doubt they would've refused to pay a claim based on the tyre not having an Australian approval on it. So long as they have tread and meet load ratings it's generally fine.

There's also the potential that he was running illegal sizes.
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