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Old 02-06-2014, 11:08 AM   #10 (permalink)
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I find that my summer tires give worse economy than my winter tires in the same circumstances, which is only logical as they are a lot stiffer, wider and on 16 inch rims.
But they will stay intact when it gets really hot and then of course the economy is much better.
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