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Old 08-21-2003, 04:33 AM   #21
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i got contis and they sucked big time. i forgot to ask my dealer to swap rims for me.
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Old 08-21-2003, 12:38 PM   #22
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It's a mass produced car, they don't put really great tires on mass produced cars.

Now, if we had Goodyeard RSA's, then I'd say SUCK big time.
I agree the Conti sports aren't that great at all, but compared to some other crap out there, they ain't too bad. I have abou 3800 miles and they are already getting loud. But, that's why they are getting replaced in the next couple of months. It snows around these parts.

As far as "suck", I don't like the idea of "summer only" tires on a RWD car that's sold in the Chicago area. Now, THAT sucks.

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Old 08-21-2003, 03:03 PM   #23
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michelin pilot sports 18s
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Old 08-21-2003, 06:35 PM   #24
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Originally posted by russ330
michelin pilot sports
mine too
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Old 08-21-2003, 08:22 PM   #25
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bridgestone potenza RE040. they came on my S4 too. Random luck I guess. But I don't know if that really luck.
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Old 08-22-2003, 01:04 PM   #26
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Old 08-23-2003, 03:16 PM   #27
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michelin pilot sports

I'll probably need new tires for spring as I'll be passed 25k by than, not sure what to get next. For winter definitely looking at some snows...
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